Company Announcement Date:
June 11, 2024
FDA Publish Date:
June 13, 2024
Product Type:
Food & Beverages


Reason for Announcement:

Recall Reason Description

Undeclared milk

Company Name:
Villa Nueva Interservices LLC
Brand Name:

Brand Name(s)

Arepas La Mejor

Product Description:

Product Description

Company Announcement

Villa Nueva Interservices LLC. in Lake Worth, FL is recalling “Arepas LA Mejor” 25 oz bags of Arepa de Choclo /Chocolo because it contains undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The products were distributed through retail supermarkets in South Florida.

The products are packaged in 25 oz clear plastic bags with the product name, Arepas LA Mejor, prominently displayed on the front. The Product UPC Code is 8 37654 78238

There have been no injuries or illnesses reported to date.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the Arepa de Chocolo contained milk and was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the milk as an ingredient. The firm has made corrections to the label.

Do not consume this product if you have a sensitivity to milk. It can be returned to the original point of purchase for a full refund or replacement.

If you have questions or concerns, please call 561-480-0132 Monday through Friday 9-5 Eastern time.

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