Whole Foods Market issues allergy alert for undeclared walnuts in Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies

March 23, 2012

Whole Foods Market is recalling Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies because the product has undeclared walnuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to walnuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product.

The product being recalled is:

UPC Code Product Description Lot Code
HBH Item# 1924 Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies LOT# 0229

To date no illnesses have been reported.

The recalled items were sold at Whole Foods Market stores in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas. The product is packaged in a small brown paper bag, with a clear window and a chocolate chip cookie label on front. The sell-by date and UPC: 2-21485-20399-5 are printed on the back label of the bag. All Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies with sell-by dates March 8, 2012 through March 28, 2012 are affected by the recall.

For more information please contact Whole Foods Market at 512-542-0878 or view the recall information on the FDA website.