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Martha White gluten free sweet cornbread muffin mix recalled due to possible presence of gluten

Hometown Food Company initiated a limited, voluntary, consumer-level recall of approximately 374 cases of two specific lot codes of its Martha White Gluten Free Sweet Cornbread Muffin Mix, due to standard quality batch testing that indicated the presence of gluten derived from wheat, rye, barley, or crossbreeds of these grains, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

People who have a wheat allergy, celiac disease or gluten and wheat sensitivity, consuming gluten or wheat may have adverse health effects or serious allergic reactions. If you feel ill or are at all concerned about an illness, please contact your physician.

The affected cases of impacted Martha White Gluten Free Sweet Cornbread Muffin Mix were distributed nationwide through two retailers. The product has the following case item codes, UPC codes, lot codes and Best-If-Used-By dates:

  • Item Name: Martha White Gluten Free Sweet Cornbread Muffin 7oz , Case Item Code: 1 1330082014 5, UPC Item Code :0 1330082014 8, Lot Code: 9 204, Best If Used By Date: JAN 23 2021.
  • Item Name: Martha White Gluten Free Sweet Cornbread Muffin 7oz , Case Item Code: 1 1330082014 5, UPC Item Code :0 1330082014 8, Lot Code: 9 205, Best If Used By Date: JAN 24 2021.

No other Martha White or Hometown Food Company products are impacted by this limited, voluntary recall. All products with other Best-If-Used-By Dates and Lot Codes are not affected by this recall. Best-If-Used-By Dates can be found on the back of the pouch.

At Hometown Food Company, nothing is more important than the safety and integrity of our products. While there have been no reports of illnesses to date associated with this product, we are initiating this recall out of an abundance of caution.

If you have the affected product in a home or business where someone suffers from wheat allergy, celiac disease or gluten and wheat sensitivity, do not consume it. Please discard it immediately or return it to the retail location where it was purchased for a refund.

Consumers can call toll-free number at 1-866-219-9333 from Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT.

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