Dove Chocolate Recalled Due To Allergy Threat

dove snowflake recall FDAMars chocolate has recalled nearly 7,000 packages of Dove chocolate assortment snowflakes that may contain Milky Way, Snickers or Twix bars. The recalled chocolate can be potentially fatal to consumers with peanut allergies.

The chocolate is packaged in 24 oz. bags and were sold exclusively at Walmart stores between September 19 and December 1. Mars Chocolate stated no adverse reactions have been reported.

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Corona Extra Beer Recall

Corona is voluntarily recalling select packages of Corona Extra clear glass 12 oz. beer. The recall covers 12 oz. bottles in six pack, 12 pack and 18 pack varieties. The voluntary recall is due to possible glass particles found in some bottles.

The codes below are the culprits, codes can be found imprinted on the neck of the bottles. The code also appears on the side panels of cardboard cartons of 12-packs and 18-packs of Corona Extra 12-ounce bottles.

Affected bottles should be disposed of immediately, consumers should call the Corona call center at 1-866-204-9407 for refunds.

Production Codes for Affected Packages

6-Packs 12-Packs 12-Packs 18-Packs
G014C059 G024B069 G214C069 F294A049
G024C059 G034C069 G244B069
G064A059 G044C069 G244C069
G064C059 G054B049 G254C069
G074B059 G054C069 G264C069
G104A049 G064C049 G274C069
G104C049 G074B049 G294B069
G114C049 G084B049 G304B069
G124C049 G084C069
G134C049 G094B049
G144C049 G094B069
G154C049 G104A069
G164C049 G104C069
G244C049 G114C069
G254A049 G124C069
G264A049 G164A069
G274A049 G174B069
G304C059 G184B069
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1.8 Million Pounds Of Ground Beef Recalled

1.8 million pounds of ground beef has been recalled due to multiple cases of E.coli bacteria. The ground beef being recalled was produced in Detroit and was shipped to restaurants in Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri and Ohio.

Wolverine Packing Company issued the recall after The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service identified 11 cases of E.coli linked to the beef.

The recalled products have an establishment number “EST. 2574B” and will have a production date code in the format “Packing Nos: MM DD 14″ between “03 31 14″ and “04 18 14.”

E.coli is is a potentially deadly bacteria. Symptoms may include nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea and dehydration. Remember when cooking ground beef to cook thoroughly and wash hands and anything the beef comes in contact with should be washed thoroughly.

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Playtex Recalls 1.4 Million Pacifier Holders

Playtex has recalled 1.4 million pacifier holders because the clips can break and cause a choking hazard to babies. The clips attach to a pacifier then can be attached to a piece of clothing, a diaper bag, stroller etc.

About 100 complaints have been reported but no injuries have been filed. The pacifier holders were made in China (no surprise). The recalled holders were sold in pink with a flower, blue with a tow truck and green with a monkey.

The recalled holders were sold between July 2010 and October 2013.  Any one who is concerned about these products can call Playtex toll-free at 888-220-2075 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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Happy New Year

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