Three Trader Joe’s Apple Sauce Varieties Recalled for Glass Bits

One of the apple sauce labels released with the Manzana Products Co. / US FDA recall notice.
One of the apple sauce labels released with the Manzana Products Co. / US FDA recall notice.

Manzana Products Co., Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall of Apple Sauces Due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material

By Michael Calvo, Manzana Products Co

On February 25, 2017, Manzana Products Co., Inc. issued a voluntarily recall for three different types of Trader Joe’s Unsweetened Apple Sauces due to the potential presence of glass pieces. Details are as follows:

States Affected Name of Product UPC “Best Before” Date Codes
AZ, AL, CA, CO, ID, LA, NM, NV, OK, OR, TX, UT, WA Trader Joe’s All Natural Unsweetened Apple Sauce 00014359 ALL CODES Through
DEC 16, 2018
National Trader Joe’s Organic Unsweetened Apple Sauce 00194877 ALL CODES Through
OCT 06, 2018
National Trader Joe’s First Crush Unsweetened Gravenstein Apple Sauce 00015905 ALL CODES Through
AUG 08, 2018

 

Each apple sauce is packaged in a 24 oz. glass jar and customers can find the “Best Before” date stamped on top of the lid. The recall was initiated after the company received customer reports of glass found in some of these products. All products have been removed from store shelves and destroyed.

Customers who have purchased the products listed above should not consume them, but may return it to Trader Joe’s for a full refund or dispose of them. Customers with questions may contact Manzana Products Co., Inc. at 707.823.5313, 8am-5pm (PST) Monday-Friday.

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