BC Gourmet USA, Inc. of Lynn, Massachusetts is recalling 906 units of Scarpetta Brand Pink Pesto due to undeclared pine nut allergen.
People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to tree nuts are at risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.
The affected product, Scarpetta Brand Pink Pesto, was distributed to Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, and New Jersey retail stores.
It comes in a 7.9 oz. (225g) glass jar with a silver lid. The affected product has a lot code of “SELL BY: 05/31/2023,” and a UPC code of 852287006059.
Consumers who have purchased Scarpetta Brand Pink Pesto with the affected lot code should not consume the product and are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. BC Gourmet USA, Inc. has not received any reports of illnesses or adverse reactions related to this product to date.
The company is taking this voluntary action as a precautionary measure to ensure the safety of its customers.
They are working with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to conduct the recall.
Consumers with questions or concerns can contact BC Gourmet USA, Inc. at 781-780-4346, Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm Eastern Time.