Chic-a-Peas company recalls baked chickpeas product due to possible listeria

Baked chickpeas recalled due to possible listeria contamination 1
Posted at 10:23 AM, Jun 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-20 06:23:28-04

(WTXL) - The company Chic-a-Peas is recalling several Chic-a-Peas Baked Crunchy Chickpeas 2 oz. packages due to a possible listeria contamination.

The FDA says that there have been no reports of consumer illness, but they are recalling the product out of caution. They say a limited quantity of these items were distributed online and in retail stores nationwide. 

Chic-a-Peas issued the recall after their manufacturing company told them that listeria was found in the production environment and may have contaminated the product.

This announcement applies only to the Chic-a-Peas Baked Crunchy Chickpeas products listed below and does not include any other items outside the below lot codes:

Chic-a-Peas, Baked Crunchy Chickpeas, Sea Sat Unit Size: 2.0 oz (57g)

Unit Size Best By Date: 12/27/2017 UPC: 853404004033

Lot Code: 0867

Chic-a-Peas, Baked Crunchy Chickpeas, Fresh Salsa Unit Size: 2.0 oz (57g)

Unit Size Best By Date: 12/27/2017

UPC: 853404004071

Lot Code: 0877

Chic-a-Peas, Baked Crunchy Chickpeas, Falafel Unit Size: 2.0 oz (57g)

Unit Size Best By Date: 12/28/2017 UPC: 853404004026

Lot Code: 0897

The lot codes and best by dates can be found on the back of the package. If you purchased the products listed in this recall, you should return them and request a refund.

Find out more information about the recall and listeria here