Whole Foods Markets Northern California Region Recalls Chipotle Chicken Wraps Due to Undeclared Fish Allergen
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - April 4, 2014 - Whole Foods Market’s Northern California region is recalling its Chipotle Chicken Wrap because it contains an undeclared allergen. The wrap, labeled as “Chipotle Chicken Wrap,” is filled with a Chicken Caesar wrap mix, which contains a fish allergen (anchovies) not declared on the Chipotle Chicken Wrap label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to anchovies run the risk of serious or life-threatening reactions if they consume this product.
The Chipotle Chicken Wrap was sold in the Prepared Foods department on Apr. 2 or Apr. 3 only. The wraps were packaged in brown cardstock wrap sleeves printed with the Whole Foods Market logo. They were sold under the label, “Chipotle Chicken Wrap,” UPC: 046319-97076. Wraps have been pulled from all venues where they were stocked. Affected product carries a “use by” date of Apr. 6. The lot code on the product is 40109104.
The recalled wraps were sold in the following 38 of the company’s 40 Northern California stores:
To date, Whole Foods Market has not received any claims or complaints of illness or allergic reactions. Consumers who have purchased the wrap should discard it and may bring in their receipt for a full refund. Customers with questions may contact their local store for more information.