Skip to main content

Tree Nut (Pecans) Allergy Alert - Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow

Schnucks Bakery Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Pecans in German Chocolate Cake Labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow”

For Immediate Release

August 8, 2017



Schnucks Consumer Affairs< 1-800-264-4400


Paul Simon
Schnuck Markets, Inc.


Schnucks Bakery, a St. Louis, Mo. establishment, is issuing an allergy alert on 13 German Chocolate Cakes labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow” that contain pecans that are not listed on the ingredient label. Those with an allergy or severe sensitivity to pecans run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

The cakes are approximately one pound in weight, packaged in small plastic cake domes and were sold in 12 Schnucks retail stores in Missouri, Illinois and Indiana. Please see below for a complete list of affected stores.

Customers are urged to check for:

German Chocolate Cake Labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow” 
UPC: 41318 31168 
Sell By Date: 8/12/17 – 8/14/17

The mislabeling was brought to the company’s attention by an employee. There have been no reports of illness associated with consumption of this product to date.

Schnucks Customers who purchased the affected product from Schnucks Bakery departments are encouraged to return it to their store of purchase for a full refund. Those with questions regarding the recall should contact the Schnucks Consumer Affairs department at 314-994-4400, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. CDT. Media with questions can contact Paul Simon, Schnucks senior communications specialist, at 314-994-4603.

Schnucks stores affected by this recall:

Des Peres 
Butler Hill


12332 Manchester Road 
9074 Overland Plaza
74 Grandview Plaza
5055 Arsenal 
4333 Butler Hill Road


Des Peres, MO 63131 
Overland, MO 63114 
Florissant, MO 63033 
St. Louis, MO 63139 
St. Louis, MO 63128

Granite City 
Belleville West 
Cherry Valley 


3100 Madison Ave. 
5720 North Belt West
2222 Troy Road
2206 Barnes Blvd.
975 South Annie Glidden Road

Granite City, IL 62040 
Belleville, IL 62226
Edwardsville, IL 62025 
Cherry Valley, IL 61112 
DeKalb, IL 60115


5000 Washington Ave. 
8301 Bell Oaks Drive

Evansville, IN 47715 
Newburgh, IN 47630

Schnucks-Bakery-Deluxe-Petite-Cake-Chocolate-Iced-Yellowyellow cake

It is important to stay up-to-date on news and food allergy recalls. By joining our community and following our blog, you will receive breaking news about research and treatments.



Images (1)
  • Schnucks-Bakery-Deluxe-Petite-Cake-Chocolate-Iced-Yellow

Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) is a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). AAFA is the largest and oldest nonprofit patient organization dedicated to asthma and allergies. KFA educates families and communities with practical food allergy management strategies to save lives and improve the quality of life for children and their families. Our online community includes public blogs. To post a comment, you will need to register or sign in. Registered members have access to additional specialized support forums for food allergies. Registration is free!

Add Comment

Comments (0)

Kids With Food Allergies
A Division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
1235 South Clark Street Suite 305, Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: 1-800-7-ASTHMA (1.800.727.8462)
Link copied to your clipboard.