Nestle voluntarily recalls NESQUIK Chocolate Powder

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SALT LAKE CITY – Nestle USA has voluntarily recalled some NESQUIK Chocolate Powder containers because of the possible presence of Salmonella.

The recall is limited to NESQUIK Chocolate Powder in the 10.9, 21.8 and 40.7 ounce canisters. No other varieties or sizes of NESQUIK powder are affected by the recall.

The voluntary recall comes after Nestle was notified that an ingredient supplier had issued a recall of some lots because of possible Salmonella presence.

The affected powder was produced during Oct. 2012 and will have an expiration date of BEST BEFORE Oct. 2014.

Consumers who have purchased affected powder should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund or contact Nestle Consumer Services at 800-628-7679.

The recall is limited to the following UPC Codes and Production Codes:

Size UPC Code Production Codes
40.7 oz. Chocolate
(72 servings)
0 28000 68230 9 2282574810
21.8 oz. Chocolate
(38 servings)
0 28000 68090 9 2278574810
10.9 oz. Chocolate
(19 servings)
0 28000 67990 3 2278574810

To locate the production code, consumers should look on the bottom of the canister, adjacent to the consumer expiration date.