Damascus Bakery recalls Bantam Classic bagels
On March 21, 2022, Damascus Bakery OPCO LLC recalled Bantam Bagels due to an undeclared allergen, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced.
The Nutrition Services Division of the California Department of Education strongly recommends that food program operators take precautions to ensure that these products are not served or consumed and instead are disposed of according to the manufacturer’s instructions. .
Please note that according to the FDA, these products are not United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) food products.
The following information comes directly from the FDA:
NEWARK, NJ – March 2, 2022 – Damascus Bakery OPCO LLC is voluntarily recalling a production lot (#12031) of Bantam Classic Bagels due to an incorrect item placed in the carton with an undeclared egg allergen. People with an egg allergy are at risk of a serious or even fatal allergic reaction if they consume items from this product batch.
Bantam Bagels were distributed to retail stores nationwide through distributors.
All affected products have an expiration date of May 27, 2023 which has been printed on the left side of the carton and on the top of the bag.
To date, no illnesses related to this recall have been reported. No other Damascus Bakery OPCO LLC or Bantam Bagels products are affected.
For more information on this recall, please visit FDA Safety Alert Web Page
Consumers or program operators with questions about the bagel recall can contact the Damascus Bakery Bantam Bagel Customer Service Hotline by phone at 866-451-6744.
If you have any further questions regarding this, please contact Jeremy Partsch, Office Technician, by phone at 916-322-3005 or by email at [email protected]
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Last revised: Wednesday, March 23, 2022