WASHINGTON – Valrhona Inc., a Brooklyn, New York, establishment, is recalling approximately 66 pounds of dried albumin egg products, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Wednesday.
The products were produced in Italy, a country ineligible to export egg products to the United States.
The dried albumin egg products were produced on Feb. 2, March 18, June 17, and July 19. The following products are subject to recall:
- 1.1-lb. plastic canister containing “Sosa ALBUWHIP” with lot code LALB22033, LALB22077, LALB22168 or LALB22200.
These items were shipped to locations in California, Florida, Nevada and New York.
The problem was discovered when FSIS investigated and determined that the egg products were produced in Italy, a country ineligible to export egg products to the United States.
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about a reaction should contact a healthcare provider.
FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ pantries or in restaurants. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. Restaurants and institutions are urged not to serve these products. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.