Some ShurFine ice cream recalled due to undeclared food allergens

ShurFine Brand Creamery Select Dulce de Leche

Credit: FDA

The recall affects ShurFine Brand Creamery Select (Premium Ice Cream) Dulce de Leche that was packed with a ShurFine Praline Pecan lid, but bears the Dulce de Leche labeling on the carton.


by Jennifer Thomas

Posted on January 9, 2013 at 9:31 AM

Updated Friday, Jan 11 at 11:34 AM

DENVER -- Southwest Ice Cream Specialties of McKinney, Texas, is voluntarily recalling some of its Dulce de Leche ice cream containers because they may contain praline pecan ice cream, which contains wheat, soy and pecans that are not declared on the packaging.
According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the recall affects ShurFine® Brand Creamery Select Premium Ice Cream Dulce de Leche in 1.75-quart containers with a "best by" date of Nov. 8, 2014, the UPC code 015400224840 and the plant code 48-3202-F. It was packed with a ShurFine Praline Pecan lid but bears the Dulce de Leche labeling on the carton.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to pecans, soy and/or wheat run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

To date, no complaints or reactions have been reported.
The product was distributed by various stores in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas.

Consumers who purchased the product may discard it and return the product package to the place of purchase for a full refund or exchange. Consumers with questions can contact the Southwest Ice Cream Specialties at 1-800-587-2259 between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Central Time, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

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