Walnuts Recalled Due to Mislabeling

The packages could actually contain pecans.

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VALDOSTA, Ga. β€” South Georgia Pecan Co. is recalling Great Value Walnut Chopped 4 oz. Pouches due to pouches containing pecan pieces instead of walnuts.

This recall has been initiated due to mislabeling issue where a packaging run of pecans was labeled as chopped walnuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to pecans run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. 

No illnesses have been reported to date.

Products affected are:

  • Great Value Walnut Chopped Pieces; 4oz. Resealable Pouch
  • Lot 29329
  • UPC 78742201344
  • Use by April 29, 2023

On Aug. 16, the firm was notified by retailer that the pouches contained pecan pieces. The product was distributed between Aug. 8 and Aug. 16. This product was packaged in resealable pouches and shipped to select Walmart retail stores located in Florida, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

Consumers who have purchased these products are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund or they may discard the product. Consumers with questions may contact Customer Service at 1-800-627-6630; Monday – Friday 08:00am – 5:00pm ET.

This recall is being made with the knowledge of the Food and Drug Administration.

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