Original Pasteurized Recipe Cheese Product because it does not contain appropriate levels of sorbic acid, a preservative ingredient. While unlikely, the affected product could spoil prematurely and/or lead to food borne illness. Therefore, the company is issuing this recall as a precaution.
This recall affects one batch of product made on one manufacturing line during a few hours of production. The product was shipped to three Walmart distribution centers and may have been redistributed to stores in up to 12 Midwest states. The affected products may have been shipped to Walmart stores in Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
The following specific batch of product is being recalled:
Size 32 OZ(2 LB)
VELVEETA ORIGINAL PASTEURIZED RECIPE CHEESE PRODUCT
Code date 17 DEC 2014 and time between 10:54 – 14:35 ONLY
UPC code 021000611614
Consumers can find the case code date on the side of the package. No other products outside this time period on this case code date are affected by this recall, nor are any other Kraft or Velveeta products affected.
The affected product was identified during a review of finished product samples. The company is taking action to ensure it doesn’t happen again.
For Further Questions Contact: Russ Dyer 847-646-4538