The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) advises consumers of potential undeclared eggs in certain cases of Laromme brand Vanilla Rugelach. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
Distribution of the recalled product included retail stores throughout Massachusetts. The recalled product comes in a 14 oz. round clear plastic container with a UPC code of 87062500954-8 and was distributed between November 2, 2011 and December 22, 2011. No other Laromme brand products are included in this recall.
To date, one illness has been reported in relation to this product. Consumers who are allergic to eggs, or who are unsure if they are allergic to eggs, should not consume the recalled product and should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 845-352-8811 between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday to Friday. For more information, see the FDA website.