The FDA has said that Belmont Confections, a leading provider of private label protein and health bars throughout the United States has issued a recall notification for its Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bars and Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie bars in both the 1.5 oz and 3 oz packages due to contamination with some undeclared peanuts. According to reports from the federal agency they become aware about issue through a complaint that was lodged by a consumer to the distributor Dymatize Inc.

The company has appealed to consumers not to use the affected batch of products particularly those who are allergic to peanuts. According to reports from the company the recalled Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Bars were distributed to U.S. and International retail stores and through mail orders via e-commerce between March 14, 2012 and December 18 2012.

The Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bars and Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie bars come in 12-pack box for the 3 oz bar and 6-pack box for the 1.5 oz bars. The retail boxes are wrapped in clear plastic and the packages are marked with the following Best By and Lot Code # printed on the top panel of the retail box.

The details of the recalled products are given below:

Product Name UPC Code Lot Number Best by Date
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993147 12200A SEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993147 12249A NOV 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993147 12310A JAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993147 12353A FEB 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g) 705016993000 12072A MAY 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g) 705016993000 12200A SEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g) 705016993000 12310A JAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g) 705016993000 12353A FEB 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993130 12199A SEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993130 12244A OCT 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993130 12311B JAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g) 705016993130 12352B FEB 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g) 705016993079 12084A MAY 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g) 705016993079 12199A SEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g) 705016993079 12205A SEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g) 705016993079 12311B JAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g) 705016993079 12352B FEB 2014

About Belmont Confection

Belmont Confections is one of the renowned names in the American beverage industry. It has been serving the nation since last 30 years with its private label proteins and health bars. Belmont Confections (Youngstown,OH) is a spin-off of a Pittsburgh-based family business and has 50 workers making protein bars that are sold across the country.