Schnucks Bakery, a St. Louis, Mo. establishment, is issuing an allergy alert on 13 German Chocolate Cakes labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow” that contain pecans that are not listed on the ingredient label. Those with an allergy or severe sensitivity to pecans run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
The cakes are approximately one pound in weight, packaged in small plastic cake domes and were sold in 12 Schnucks retail stores in Missouri, Illinois and Indiana. Please see below for a complete list of affected stores.
Customers are urged to check for:
German Chocolate Cake Labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow” UPC: 41318 31168 Sell By Date: 8/12/17 – 8/14/17
The mislabeling was brought to the company’s attention by an employee. There have been no reports of illness associated with consumption of this product to date.
Schnucks Customers who purchased the affected product from Schnucks Bakery departments are encouraged to return it to their store of purchase for a full refund. Those with questions regarding the recall should contact the Schnucks Consumer Affairs department at 314-994-4400, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. CDT. Media with questions can contact Paul Simon, Schnucks senior communications specialist, at 314-994-4603.
Schnucks stores affected by this recall:
Missouri: Des Peres Overland Grandview Arsenal Butler Hill
12332 Manchester Road 9074 Overland Plaza 74 Grandview Plaza 5055 Arsenal 4333 Butler Hill Road
Des Peres, MO 63131 Overland, MO 63114 Florissant, MO 63033 St. Louis, MO 63139 St. Louis, MO 63128
Illinois: Granite City Belleville West Edwardsville Cherry Valley DeKalb
3100 Madison Ave. 5720 North Belt West 2222 Troy Road 2206 Barnes Blvd. 975 South Annie Glidden Road
Granite City, IL 62040 Belleville, IL 62226 Edwardsville, IL 62025 Cherry Valley, IL 61112 DeKalb, IL 60115