As of January 12, 2014, Winn Dixie announced an immediate recall of 30 oz. canisters of the store’s Instant Chocolate Drink Mix, with the expiration date JUL 14 15B. The product was pulled fro the shelves of Winn Dixie locations throughout Florida due to a potential incorrect formula mixture, which could result in an undeclared milk allergen. The recall is limited to Florida locations and does not affect stores in Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana or Mississippi.
Consumers with a milk allergy and cautioned and encouraged to throw the mixture away or return it to a store for refund. For individuals seeking a refund proof of purchase through a receipt or packaging label will suffice. If consumed individuals with an allergy could experience reactions from mild to things such as hives and anaphylaxis. There have not been reports of any issues associated with the consumption at this time. To inquire into what product may be currently recalled consumers may contact Winn Dixie Customer Call toll free at 866-946-6349.