Rhythm Superfoods™ Announces Allergy Alert and Voluntary Recall of Kool Ranch Kale Chips Due to Undeclared Cashew

October 31, 2011

Rhythm Superfoods, LLC is initiating the voluntary recall of KOOL RANCH KALE CHIPS due to undeclared cashews in their products. People who have an allergy, or a severe sensitivity to cashews, run a risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The products being recalled are:

UPC Code Product Description Lot Code
8 29739 00052 1 Rhythm KOOL RANCH KALE CHIPS 03/26/12
8 29739 00052 1 Rhythm KOOL RANCH KALE CHIPS 03/27/12
8 29739 00052 1 Rhythm KOOL RANCH KALE CHIPS 03/28/12
8 29739 00052 1 Rhythm KOOL RANCH KALE CHIPS 04/03/12
8 29739 00052 1 Rhythm KOOL RANCH KALE CHIPS 04/04/12
8 29739 00052 1 Rhythm KOOL RANCH KALE CHIPS 04/10/12

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that product containing cashews was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of cashews. Subsequent investigation indicated that the problem was caused by the use of new packaging that failed to declare the cashews.

For more information, consumers can call Rhythm Foods at 1-512-441-5667 or visit the FDA website.