RECALL ALERT | Kraft Heinz Co. recalling gravy just days before Thanksgiving
Did you choose to cut down on your Thanksgiving prep work and buy gravy this year?
Check your cabinets! Kraft Heinz Company is recalling hundreds of cases of Heinz brand gravy due to an issue with mislabeling.
The Food and Drug Administration says the label shows Heinz Pork Gravy, but may actually be Heinz HomeStyle Bistro Au Jus Gravy, which contains milk and soy.
People who are allergic to milk or soy run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they eat the gravy, according to the FDA.
The 500 cases were sold to retailers across the country.
Here's the information you need to know:
- For consumers: Heinz HomeStyle Gravy Pork; individual 12 oz glass jars with “Best By” date 12/28/2017 followed by MU6F04 4Q and a timestamp. Individual package UPC 013000798907.
- For retailers: Heinz HomeStyle Gravy Bistro Au Jus; cases of 12 oz. glass jars with Case Unit BEST BY Code Date MU6F04, Best By 12/28/2017 and case UPC 10013000798508
- There have been no consumer complaints or reports of illness related to this issue to date and no other sizes, varieties or code dates of Heinz Gravy other than lose listed above are included in the recall, according to the company.
- “We deeply regret this situation and apologize to any consumers we have disappointed,” the company said in statement.
- Consumers who purchased this product shouldn’t eat it and should return it to the store where it was purchased for an exchange or full refund.
- Anyone who has questions or wants to request a refund by phone can call the company at 1-866-572-3808 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST.