Vanilla Castle Bakery issues a voluntary recall


Staff report



BALTIC, Ohio — Vanilla Castle Bakery in Baltic, Ohio is voluntarily recalling its snickerdoodle cookies (16 oz. tray), snickerdoodle whoopie pies (7 oz. bag) and snickerdoodle cookie packs (3 oz. tray) due to an undeclared soy and wheat allergen. This recall has been initiated due to the ingredient label not stating soy and wheat.

Products were available for sale prior to March 14 at retail locations throughout Ohio. The issue was discovered during a routine inspection conducted by the Ohio Department of Agriculture. There have been no reports of illness involving products addressed in this recall, however, people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy and/or wheat run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. Individuals exhibiting signs or symptoms of an allergic reaction should contact a physician immediately.

Customers with a soy and/or wheat allergy or sensitivity who have purchased the affected product should dispose of it or return it to Vanilla Castle Bakery for a replacement. Consumers with questions regarding this recall can contact Vanilla Castle Bakery at 330-897-1233.

Staff report