Recall of frozen pizza, entrees underway; possible glass pieces in spinach

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ST. GEORGE — A voluntary recall is underway by Nestle USA for certain DiGiorno frozen pizza varieties and certain Lean Cuisine and Stouffer’s frozen entrees. The recall covers only specific and limited production codes of these products:

  • DiGiorno Thin & Crispy Spinach and Garlic Pizza
  • DiGiorno Rising Crust Spinach and Mushroom Pizza
  • DiGiorno pizzeria Thin Crust Spinach and Mushroom Pizza
  • DiGiorno pizzeria Tuscan-style Chicken Pizza
  • Lean Cuisine Spinach and Mushroom Pizza
  • Lean Cuisine Spinach Artichoke Ravioli
  • Lean Cuisine Ricotta and Spinach Ravioli
  • Lean Cuisine Spinach, Artichoke & Chicken Panini
  • Lean Cuisine Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli
  • Stouffer’s Vegetable Lasagna (10 oz., 37 oz. and 96 oz. sizes)
  • Stouffer’s Spinach Soufflé
  • Stouffer’s Chicken Lasagna

No other products or production codes are affected by this recall. There have been no injuries reported. These products are being recalled because of small glass pieces believed to be in the spinach common to these products.

The production codes can be found on the side panel of the packaging. The recalled production codes are as follows:

DiGiorno products affected by the recall:

Item Production Code UPC Best Before Date
DiGiorno Thin & Crispy Spinach and Garlic Pizza 5363525921
5363525922
5364525921
7192145143 July 2016
6019525921
6019525922
Aug. 2016
DiGiorno Rising Crust
Spinach and Mushroom Pizza
6004525932
6005525931
6020855932
6021525931
7192100335 Aug. 2016
DiGiorno pizzeria Thin Crust
Spinach and Mushroom Pizza
6009525952 7192158570 Aug. 2016
DiGiorno pizzeria!
Tuscan-style Chicken Pizza
6017525952
6018525951
7192196236 Aug. 2016

Lean Cuisine products affected by the recall:

Item Production Code UPC Best Before Date
Lean Cuisine Spinach and Mushroom Pizza 5339587814
5340587814
5340587815
6003587814
13800135209 Nov. 2016
Lean Cuisine Spinach, Artichoke & Chicken Panini 5348587814
6011587814
13800553263 July 2016
Aug. 2016
Lean Cuisine Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli 5348587812
5349587812
13800583581 Jan. 2017
Lean Cuisine Spinach Artichoke Ravioli 5362587812
5363587812
13800558060 Jan 2017
Lean Cuisine Ricotta Cheese and Spinach Ravioli 6004595912
6005595912
1380093052 Feb 2017

Stouffer’s products affected by the recall:

Item Production Code UPC Best Before Date
Stouffer’s Vegetable Lasagna
Party Size (96oz)
5351595916
5353595915
5353595916
13800190024 March 2017
6004595916 April 2017
Stouffer’s Whole Grain Vegetable Lasagna (10oz) 5353595913 13800103239 March 2017
6011595513 April 2017
Stouffer’s Vegetable Lasagna
Family Size (37oz)
5349595914 13800555106 Jan. 2017
Stouffer’s Chicken Lasagna Party
Size (96oz)
5355595915 13800030528 Jan. 2018
Stouffer’s Spinach Soufflé (12oz) 5353595528
5353595538
13800105851 July 2016

“The quality and safety of our products are the top priority for our company,” a press release by Nestle USA said. “We apologize to our retail customers and consumers and sincerely regret any inconvenience created by this recall. We are working with both the U. S. Food & Drug Administration and the U. S. Department of Agriculture on this voluntary recall and will cooperate with them fully.”

If an affected product has been purchased, the consumer is asked to call Nestle USA at 1-800-681-1676.

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1 Comment

  • ladybugavenger March 14, 2016 at 9:50 pm

    Spinach does not belong on pizza

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