This recall has been initiated due to the spelt ingredient not carrying a wheat allergen declaration.
Products were available for sale at retail locations in Athens, Cincinnati, Columbus and Northeastern Ohio.
Ohio Department of Agriculture inspectors discovered the misbranding issue during a routine visit. There have been no reports of illness involving products addressed in this recall, however, people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to wheat run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. Individuals exhibiting signs or symptoms of foodborne illness or allergies should contact a physician immediately.
Customers with a wheat allergy or sensitivity who have purchased the affected product should dispose of it or return it to Plant Kingdom for a replacement. Consumers with questions regarding this recall can contact Jeremy Koosed at (216) 410-6985.