Pierino Frozen Foods Inc., announced a recall of its 24 oz. packages of “Jumbo Shells with Cheese,” because they contain undeclared eggs, which poses a health risk to those who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs.
The recalled shells were distributed in several states including Texas, Florida and others. The recalled “Jumbo Shells with Cheese” are marked with UPC number 039106333347 and an expiration date of Jan. 2011.
To date, the company has confirmed one mild reaction to the product.
Distribution of the recalled products has been halted until new packaging is available, which will contain a warning that there are eggs in the product.
Consumers with an allergy to eggs are urged to return the item to the place of purchase for a refund. Call (313)928-0950 for more information.