Rold Gold Pretzels recalled because they may contain peanut traces

The affected products contain "guaranteed fresh" dates from June 28, 2016 through Aug. 23, 2016

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PLANO, TX (WCMH) — Frito Lay is recalling thousands of bags of Rold Gold pretzels because they may contain peanuts not listed on the labels.

Frito-Lay says the problem is due to certain lots of flour it uses to make the pretzels. That flour was possibly contaminated with peanut residue, according to a FDA release.

The affected Rold Gold packages were sold in retail stores nationwide. They have a “guaranteed fresh” dates ranging from June 28, 2016 – August 23, 2016 on the front of the package. They also contain a 9-digit manufacturing code that includes the numbers “32” in the second and third position (example: x32xxxxxx).

There have not been any illnesses reported. Consumers wishing to return the product can do so at the retailer where they purchased them for a full refund. You can also contact Frito-Lay online at www.pretzelrecall.com.

A full list of affected products is below:

  • Rold Gold Tiny Twists – 1 oz. , 2 oz., 16 oz. and 20½ oz.
  • Rold Gold Thins – 4 oz. and 16 oz.
  • Rold Gold Sticks – 16 oz.
  • Rold Gold Honey Wheat Braided – 10 oz.
  • 20 count Baked & Popped Mix — “use by” dates ranging from May 31 – July 26, 2016
  • 20 count SunChips & Rold Gold Mix — “use by” dates ranging from June 14 – August 9, 2016
  • 32 count Fun Times Mix — “use by” dates ranging from June 14 – August 9, 2016
  • 30 count Baked & Popped Variety Pack — “use by” dates ranging from June 14 – August 9, 2016
  • 30 count Home Town Favorite Variety Pack — “use by” dates ranging from May 31 – July 26, 2016

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