November 1, 2009: Morningstar Foods Announces Voluntary Recall

Whipping Cream, Half and Half, and Chocolate Ice Cream Mix have been voluntarily recalled by Morningstar Foods.

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This is due to the possibility of being contaminated with soy protein.  Soy protein is a known allergen and may cause severe reactions.

Listed below are the products that Morningstar Foods has announced as part of the recall.

  • 32-ounce Great Value Half & Half: UPC  6 05388 187 16 1, item code 1871600, plant code 21-031, “use by” date of December 16, 2009
  • 32-ounce Great Value 36% Heavy Whipping Cream: UPC  6 05388 187 18 5, item code 1871800, plant code 21-031, “use by” date of December 16, 2009
  • 32-ounce Kroger brand 36% Heavy Whipping Cream:  UPC  0 11110 438 28 7, item code 4382900, plant code 21-031, “use by” date of December 16 and 17, 2009
  • 64-ounce Wholesome Farms Chocolate Ice Cream Mix:  UPC  0 74865 57 983 4, item code  5798300, plant code 21-031, “use by” date of January 7, 2010 (if purchased in a multi-pack, the UPC code is 1 00 74865 57983 1)

Consumers can find the expiration date and the plant code on the top of the gable top package. The UPC code will either be located on the back or the side panel of the gable top carton.

Cartons are labeled with a  “use by” date of:

  • December 16, 2009 for the Great Value items
  • December 16 and 17, 2009 for the Kroger items
  • January 7, 2010 for the Wholesome Farms items

The affected product was distributed to retail outlets in the following states: Alabama, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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