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Tastykakes recalled due to possible presence of foreign objects

Flowers Foods, Inc., parent company and producer of fan favorite Tastykakes, has issued a recall of nearly a dozen varieties of Tastykakes due to the possible presence of “tiny fragments of metal mesh wire”. The recall was issued after a vendor alerted Flower Foods to the possible contamination.



Recalled Products:

Tastykake Chocolate Cupcakes 12.75 oz. (6-2ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00219-3


Tastykake Creme Filled Chocolate Cupcakes 14.25oz (6-2ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00223-0


Tastykake Buttercreme Iced Creme Filled Chocolate Cupcakes 14.25oz (6-2ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00230-8, 0-25600-00230-8, 0-25600-00004-5


Tastykake Butterscotch Krimpets 12 oz. (6-2ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00227-8, 0-25600-00083-0


Tastykake Creme Filled Krimpets 14.25 oz. (6-2ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00355-8


Tastykake Jelly Krimpets 12 oz. (6-2ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00228-5


Tastykake Butterscotch Krimpets (Club Pack) 24 oz. (12-2ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00396-1


Tastykake 3ct Butterscotch Krimpets 3 oz. (3ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00002-1


Tastykake 3ct Jelly Krimpets 3 oz. (3ct)

UPC # 0-25600-00025-0


The 9 recalled varieties were distributed to retailers in 9 states. Those states being Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington DC, and West Virginia. The top, sides, or bottom of the packaging is where the UPCs and Best by dates are located. If you’re in possession of any of these recalled cakes, you should discard them or return them to your retailer for a refund.

To read the full recall notice from the FDA, click here: