Kroger supermarkets issued a recall, Monday, on Bakery Mardi Gras King Cake Cinnamon. The item is sold in Dunwoody and four states, and may contain pecans not listed on the label, a statement said.
The pecans could cause a severe or life-threatening reaction to unaware consumers who are allergic to the nuts. For consumers who are not allergic to pecans, there is no safety issue with the product, according to the announcement.
Customers who purchased the product between December 30, 2012 and February 7, 2013, should return the product to stores for a full refund or replacement.
The Kroger stores in the following states that are included in the recall are: Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and eastern Tennessee.
Kroger has removed affected items from store shelves. For more information visit www.kroger.com/recalls or call 800-576-4377.