Food Product Recall by the Gift Shop at Buffalo Trace Distillery Due to Undeclared Allergens

Silver Spring, Maryland–(ENEWSPF)–March 28, 2013.  The Gift Shop at Buffalo Trace Distillery today voluntarily recalled all non-expired products listed below due to mislabeling and undeclared allergens. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to wheat, soy, anchovy, and/or milk, run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

All labels on future products will be corrected to list all allergens. The mislabeled products, all sold under the Buffalo Trace Distillery brand name, can be identified with the following names and are missing these allergens in the ingredients:







Bourbon Flavored Caramel Sauce

Milk and Soy

8 oz jar



Bourbon Flavored Fudge Sauce

Milk and Soy

8 oz jar



Marinade for Meat

Wheat, Soy and Anchovy

12 fl oz bottle



Barbeque Sauce

Soy and Anchovy

16 fl oz jar



Hot Barbeque Sauce

Soy and Anchovy

16 fl oz jar



The recalled units were distributed to retail grocery stores, specialty stores, liquor stores, and online in the following states: AL, AZ, CA, CO, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MO, NC, NE, NJ, NV, NY, OK, PA, SD, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WV, and also Wasa, British Columbia, Canada and West Midlands, UK between January 2012 to January 2013.  No other products are involved.  No adverse reactions or illnesses have been reported to date from these products.

The Gift Shop at Buffalo Trace Distillery was notified by the manufacturer, after an inspection by the Kentucky Department of Public Health, that these products were distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of the allergens in the ingredient lists on the labels.

The company has received no reports to date of adverse reactions or illnesses due to the consumption of these products.

The Food and Drug Administration has been notified of this voluntary recall and the Gift Shop at Buffalo Trace Distillery has been working with them on this issue.

We are committed to producing safe, quality food products that customers can enjoy at home every day.  Customers may return affected product to the retailer where it was purchased for full refund or call the Buffalo Trace Gift Shop at 800-654-8471, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday to Friday or 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturdays. All times are Eastern Daylight Time.

Photo: Product Labels

Recalled Product Photos Are Also Available on FDA’s Flickr Photostream.