Trader Joe’s Mexicali Inspired Salad with Chili Seasoned Chicken is being recalled for undeclared wheat. Consumers who have Celiac disease, allergies or sensitivities to wheat or gluten should not eat this product as they risk adverse reaction if they do.
The recalled product was manufactured by GHSE of Green Cove Springs, Fla. between May 11, 2016 and June 29, 2016 and shipped to retail locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Southern Virginia. They are packaged in 11-oz. plastic clam shell containers labelled “TRADER JOSE’S MEXICALI INSPIRED SALAD WITH CHILI SEASONED CHICKEN” with “BEST BY” dates 05/18/16 – 07/03/16. The establishment number “EST. P-45781” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The problem was discovered by a plant quality assurance technician during a routine check. The salads have the correct label on the top of the package, but the back label that does not include soy sauce, which contains wheat.
At the time of the recall, there had been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions. Consumers affected by the recall, can return the salad to the place of purchase.