Heinz Homestyle Gravy recalled due to improper labeling

Heinz HomeStyle Gravy Pork recall (Image: U.S. Food and Drug Administration)

(WTNH)–Stop & Shop announced it has removed Heinz Homestyle Pork Gravy from its store shelves after the product was recalled on Monday. The gravy may contain milk and soy, allergens that are not listed on the ingredient label.

The gravy is safe to eat for those who do not have a milk or soy allergy.

Product information is as follows:

 Heinz HomeStyle Gravy Pork, 12 oz, UPC 1300079890 with a Best By Date of 12/28/2017 and manufacturing code of MU6F04 4Q on the lid

Stop & Shop said it has received no reports of illnesses to date.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk or soy may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

Symptoms of food allergies typically appear from within a few minutes to two hours after a person has eaten the food to which he or she is allergic. Allergic reactions can include: hives; flushed skin or rash; tingling or itchy sensation in the mouth; face, tongue, or lip swelling; vomiting and/or diarrhea; abdominal cramps; coughing or wheezing; dizziness and/or lightheadedness; swelling of the throat and vocal cords; difficulty breathing; loss of consciousness.

Customers who have purchased this product should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to Stop & Shop for a full refund.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Kraft Heinz Consumer Relations at 1-866-572-3808.

In addition customers may call Stop & Shop Customer Service at 1-800-767-7772 for more information. Customers can also visit the Stop & Shop website at http://www.stopandshop.com.

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