Glazed walnuts recalled

CARLISLE — Following a recall by Emerald Nuts, Giant/Martin’s Food Stores have removed from sale Emerald Glazed Walnuts, which may contain peanuts, almonds, cashews and pecans, allergens that are not listed on the ingredient label.

This product is safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer from peanut, almond, cashew or pecan allergies.

The product in this recall is Emerald Glazed Walnuts, 6.5 oz., UPC 001030080894 with a production code of EN1216XX2 and a Best before date of 15 DEC 2018.

Giant/Martin’s has received no reports of illnesses to date.

For more information, call Emerald Nuts at 800-438-1880, option 1, or Giant/Martin’s Customer Service at 888-814-4268.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts, almonds, cashews or pecans 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 GIANT/MARTIN’S for a full refund.