Ciolo Foods, Lafayette, Colo., has voluntarily recalled its 7-ounce containers of “Nut-Free Basil Pesto” because they contain undeclared tree nuts (pine nuts and walnuts). People who have allergies or severe sensitivity to pine nuts and/or walnuts run the risk of serious allergic reaction if they consume this product.
The recalled pesto was distributed to limited stores in Colorado, Utah, and Kansas. The product comes in a 7-ounce square clear plastic container labeled as Nut-Free Basil Pesto.
The affected product can be identified by the lot number ink-coded on the side of the container as Lot# BV431291, with a best by of 5/9/18.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated after discovery that some of this limited run of product was mislabeled.