Allergy alert – Peanut

From MiamiHerald.com (Florida):  Jelly Belly Candy Co. is recalling 7.5-ounce cylinder-style packages of 49 Flavors Jelly Belly jelly beans because the package is incorrectly labeled. The mislabeled packages failed to list peanut butter and peanut flour in the ingredient statement. People who have an allergy to peanuts or a severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these ingredients. The Jelly Belly 49 Flavors cylinder packages were shipped to about 200 independent stores nationwide from Sept. 29 to Oct. 30, 2009. Consumers who have a peanut allergy and purchased the product should return it to Jelly Belly Candy Co., One Jelly Belly Lane, Fairfield, Calif., 94533. For more information call 800-522-3267.

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