Pancake mix recall: Walmart and Kroger brand mixes recalled for possible contamination
According to recall notices posted on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration website, fragments from a cable used to clear the processing line were discovered in a limited amount of product.
“No contaminated product has been reported by consumers to date,” the two recall notices stated. “No injuries have been reported to date.”
The Walmart recall is for a single lot of Great Value Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix that was distributed to stores nationwide.
RECALL DATABASE: Check USA TODAY's recall resource for the latest updates
The Kroger Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix was distributed in 17 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.
Both recall notices advise disposing of the affected product or returning it to the store for a replacement or refund.
For more information or to receive a refund, call the Recall Phone Hotline at 1-800-578-7832 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.
Walmart pancake recall
The affected Great Value pancake and waffle mix has UPC 078742370828, lot code KX2063 and a “Best By Date” of Sept. 1, 2023.
A 12-page list of the Walmart stores that sold the products is posted on Walmart.com.
Kroger pancake mix recall
The Kroger Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix is packaged in a 2-pound box with UPC 01111088219. The affected product has the lot codes KX2063 and KX2064 and a “Best By Date” of Sept. 1, 2023 and Sept. 2, 2023.
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