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RECALL: Southern Grove Almonds sold at Aldi

Posted February 6, 2018 12:14 p.m. EST

Southern Grove Unsalted Almonds sold at Aldi stores have been recalled by Kanan Enterprises due to the undeclared presence of wheat and soy. This recall includes Aldi locations in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and more.

Apparently wasabi almonds were packaged in a bag of Southern Grove Unsalted Almonds.

The specific recalled product is: Southern Grove Almond Unsalted, 14 ounce stand up pouch bag with a UPC 0 41498 24647 1 and a date code of Best By SEP 25 2018 KN.

Following is the information from the recall alert on the FDA.gov website.

"Kanan Enterprises announces the voluntary recall of Southern Grove Unsalted Almond 14 oz., Best By SEP 25 2018 KN due to the presence of wheat and soy that are not listed as ingredients. People who have an allergy to wheat or soy run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. No adverse reactions have been reported associated with this recall.

The only item that is affected by this recall is Southern Grove Almond Unsalted, a 14 ounce stand up pouch bag with a UPC 0 41498 24647 1 and a date code of Best By SEP 25 2018 KN. No other products or date codes are affected. Product was distributed at ALDI stores in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

We were notified by our customer that wasabi almonds were packaged in a bag of Southern Grove Unsalted Almonds.

Consumers with this reported product should not consume this product. They should destroy it or return the product to their local ALDI store for a full refund. Consumers with questions should call 1-800-860-5464, 8:15 am – 5:00pm EST, Monday – Friday."