Wegmans Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Wegmans 5-Grain Wild Rice

Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is recalling Wegmans 5-Grain Wild Rice & Mushroom Stuffing sold in Prepared Foods in a 32 oz. Family Pack, and also sold by the pound or as a side in Choose Your Meal from the service Chef’s Case, because an ingredient in the product (Worcestershire sauce) may contain undeclared peanuts.  People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.  The following products are included in the recall:

Wegmans 5-Grain Wild Rice & Mushroom Stuffing, 32 oz. Family Pack (sold pre-packaged in Prepared Foods) UPC:  22778600000, Wegmans 5-Grain Wild Rice & Mushroom Stuffing (Sold by the pound, or as a side in Choose Your meal, in the Prepared Foods service Chef’s Case) UPC:  21708800000.

5-Grain Wild Rice & Mushroom Stuffing is produced from scratch in stores by Wegmans prepared foods department.  The recall was initiated by Wegmans after learning that an ingredient used in the recipe (Ambrosia Worcestershire Sauce, 1 gallon) was recalled by Schreiber Foods International, Inc. because it may contain undeclared peanuts.

Wegmans will place automated phone calls to customers who purchased the product using their Shoppers Club card.    Customers who purchased the recalled product from Wegmans should return it to the service desk for a full refund.   Consumers with questions may contact Wegmans stores or the consumer affairs department toll free at 1-855-934-3663 (regular business hours:  Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Eastern time).