Wish-Bone salad dressing recalled because of allergy concerns

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ucm452493 (1)PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Pinnacle Foods Group LLC is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of its Wish-Bone Ranch Salad Dressing variety, the company said in a news release Tuesday.

The recall is due to the product containing Wish-Bone Blue Cheese Dressing, inadvertently packed in Ranch Salad Dressing bottles. This product contains eggs, a known allergen not declared on the packaging.

People who have allergies or severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product, the company said. If you are not allergic to eggs, this product is safe to eat.

ucm452494No illnesses have been reported to date.

The Food and Drug Administration has been made aware of this recall, the company said.

The product was produced on April 23, 2015, by a contract manufacturer. In total, 8,678 cases of Wish-Bone Ranch Salad Dressing in 24 oz. bottles, distributed nationwide, are involved in the recall.

The product involved in the recall has a UPC code of 0-41321-00661-6 and a best if used by date of Feb. 17, 2016.

Consumers who may have purchased the recalled product can return it for a full refund at the place of purchase. Consumers with questions should call 1-888-299-7646 Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time.