Sugarfina Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Milk Chocolate Malt Balls

Product image, Sugarfina MILK CHOCOLATE malt balls

Ingelwood, CA –(ENEWSPF)–April 14, 2016.   Sugarfina LLC is voluntarily recalling 742 units of its Sugerfina Milk Chocolate Malt Balls (UPC Code 840278113565, SKU K1159) because it may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The Sugarfina Milk Chocolate Malt Balls were distributed nationwide through internet and retail sales. The product was sold in AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, LA, MA, MD, MO, MT, NJ, NY, OH, SC, TX, VA, VT, WA, and WI between 2/18/16 and 4/9/16.

The Sugarfina Milk Chocolate Malt Balls are packaged in 2″ acrylic cubes. The product is pictured below.

The UPC Code 840278113565 and SKU K1159 appears on the back panel of the label.

No illnesses have been reported to date.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that some Sugarfina Peanut Butter Malt Balls had been mixed in with a batch of Sugarfina Milk Chocolate Malt Balls.

Consumers who have purchased Sugarfina Milk Chocolate Malt Balls are urged to discard the product or return it to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at 855-784-2734 from 8AM to 5PM, PST, Monday-Friday.

Source: http://www.fda.gov