A big food giant is recalling a popular “treat” this Halloween. Nestlé USA has recalled its 10-ounce fun-size bags of Raisinets.
Some packages of the chocolate-covered raisins may contain peanuts, which aren't declared on the label.
"Nestlé is taking this action out of an abundance of caution for persons who may have an allergic reaction to the nuts”, the US division of the Swiss company said in a release.
Not all Raisinets are being recalled. Only the 10-ounce bags with a production code starting with 02015748. The code is printed on one side of the bag.
In the US, the bags were sold exclusively to Target, Shop Rite, and Don Quixote retail stores.
Nestlé is urging consumers who are allergic to peanuts not to consume the candy and instead throw it away and contact the company at 800-478-5670 for a full refund. Operators are available between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Eastern time.
Consumers with questions can also e-mail Nestlé at firstname.lastname@example.org.