Bertagni Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Allergens in Butternut Squash Ravioli

Bertagni 1882 SPA, Arcugnano, Italy, is recalling Bertagni fresh Sweet Butternut Squash Ravioli and Meijer frozen Butternut Squash Ravioli because the products may contain undeclared cashew and almond.  People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to cashew or almond run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

Bertagni product is packaged in a paper tray inside a plastic bag and wrapped around with paper band, and was distributed nationwide between May 11 and Nov. 12, 2015.  Product was distributed in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin between June 12 and Oct. 26, 2015.  The affected lot code can be found on the side panel of Meijer package.

The recalled products are listed in the table below:

Brand Name Product Name UPC Lot Codes Expiration dates Retail Unit Size
Bertagni Sweet Butternut Squash Ravioli 8001020110139 506B, 508C, 511D, 512C, 513B, 516B, 520A, 522B, 522F, 523B, 523C, 529C, 530F, 531F, 535C, 536A from 8/3/16 to 1/29/17 8.8 oz.
Meijer Butternut Squash Ravioli 760236398479 519E 11/5/2016 12 oz.

The recall was initiated because tests by an outside agency showed the presence of almond and cashew on raw material used in production of these products.

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