Check your pantries! The parent company of Duncan Hines, Conagra, just announced it’s recalling four types of its boxed cake mixes due to a salmonella outbreak. The FDA reports that it “worked with Conagra Brands to initiate a voluntary recall of Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix.”They are investigating five salmonella cases linked back to that specific cake mix flavor.
However, to be safe, Conagra has also voluntarily recalled three other cake mixes that were made in the same time period as the Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix.
The other mixes recalled are, Classic Yellow, Classic Butter Golden, and Signature Confetti. Check your pantries and pull out your cake mixes to see if they match the UPC codes and “Best if used by” dates below.
- Duncan Hines Classic White Cake: UPC code 644209307500 and “Best if used by” dates of March 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, and 13, 2019
- Duncan Hines Classic Yellow Cake: UPC code 644209307494 and “Best if used by” dates of March 9, 10, 12, and 13, 2019
- Duncan Hines Classic Butter Golden Cake: UPC code 644209307593 and “Best if used by” dates of March 7, 8, and 9, 2019
- Duncan Hines Signature Confetti Cake: UPC code 644209414550 and “Best if used by” dates of March 12, and 13, 2019
The FDA says, “Consumers who have purchased these items are advised not to consume them and to return them to the store where purchased.”