Rikki USA, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Certain Masa’s Gourmet Sauces

Masa Sweet and Sour Sauce
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Silver Spring, Maryland–(ENEWSPF)–June 19, 2017. Rikki USA, Inc. of Redmond, WA is recalling Masa’s Gourmet Sweet and Sour Sauce, Masa’s Gourmet Curry Coconut Sauce and Masa’s Gourmet Pulled Pork BBQ Sauce because it contains undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

Products were sent to distributors in CA, IL, NY, OR and WA and consumers can purchase through retail stores in close proximity to the distributors.

Product NameSize/ ContainerLot Codes Affected (found on neck of bottles):Best By DateUPC CodesDistributorStorage
Sweet and Sour Sauce12 oz./glass1740225
1640566
1640349
1640124
11/25/2018
6/22/2018
2/5/2018
9/30/2017
786764406783Daiei (College Point, NY)
Daiei (Carol Stream, IL)
DPI NW (Tualatin, OR)
Unified Grocers (Stockton, CA), R&K (Seattle, WA), UNFI (Auburn, WA)
Shelf Stable
Curry Coconut Sauce12 oz./glass1740138
1740099
1740065
1640480
1640416
1640311
1640197
1640056
10/6/2018
9/9/2018
8/23/2018
4/28/2018
3/19/2018
1/11/2018
11/9/2017
8/16/2017
786764412227Daiei (College Point, NY)
Daiei (Carol Stream, IL)
DPI NW (Tualatin, OR)
Unified Grocers (Stockton, CA), R&K (Seattle, WA), UNFI (Auburn, WA)
Shelf Stable
Pulled Pork BBQ Sauce18 oz./glass1740226
1740111
1640352
1640131
11/25/2018
9/20/2018
2/5/2018
9/30/2017
786764550035DPI NW (Tualatin, OR)Shelf Stable

No illnesses have been reported to date.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that products contained milk, but milk was not declared on the label packaging.

Thisrecall is being made with the knowledge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Washington Department of Agriculture.

Consumer who have purchased affected products and have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk are urged not to consume and return products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-866-707-4554 from 9 am – 5 pm PDT.

Source: http://fda.gov