Kroger and Contessa Premium Foods, Inc. are recalling 24-ounce bags of Kroger brand Meals Made Simple Shrimp Linguini because it may contain undeclared milk product.
People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk products run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product, the companies warned.
The Kroger brand Meals Made Simple Shrimp Linguini was distributed to all divisions of Kroger's retail stores. All units of Kroger brand Meals Made Simple Shrimp Linguini (UPC 1111097756) product are impacted by this recall.
Only one adverse reaction has been reported associated with the product to date. However the companies initiated the recall after Contessa discovered that shrimp linguini meal included an ingredient labeled as "Natural Flavors" that may have used milk or milk byproducts.
Subsequent investigation indicated that the ingredient was included in the product at very small amounts but was not listed on the allergen warning statement.
Consumers who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk products and have purchased the shrimp linguini meal are urged to either contact Contessa at 888-832-8000 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PST Monday through Friday, or return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.