RESTON, Va. – December 11, 2021 – Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (MDVA) announces the immediate recall of one lot of Howling Cow Butter Almond Ice Cream Pints due to undeclared soy and wheat. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy or wheat run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume the Howling Cow Butter Almond Pints.

The recalled pints of Howling Cow Butter Almond Ice Cream are stamped with the SELL BY date of September 15, 2022, which can be found on the bottom of the container, and UPC 0 74336 65079 6.

The issue was discovered when MVDA was notified by consumers that containers of the Howling Cow Butter Almond Ice Cream contained Cookie Dough Ice Cream. The Cookie Dough Ice Cream contains soy and wheat which are not listed on the Butter Almond label. No illnesses have been reported to date.

MDVA produced 8,040 pints of the Howling Cow Butter Almond Ice Cream on September 15, 2021 and began distributing product on September 24, 2021. The pints were sold in North and South Carolina Harris Teeter stores.

Retailers should cease distribution and sale of remaining Howling Cow Butter Almond Pints immediately. Where possible, consumers who have purchased the Howling Cow Butter Almond Pints should be notified of this recall.

Consumers are encouraged to dispose of the Howling Cow Butter Almond Pints or return it to the point of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions can contact 1-800-552-1976 on Monday-Friday from 09AM-4:30PM EST.

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Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative is a community of nine hundred dairy farm families in 13 states passionate about cultivating dairy goodness and bottling fresh Maola brand milk and dairy products. Our farmer-owned cooperative owns five dairy processing plants that process more than three billion pounds of milk annually. Our diverse portfolio of dairy products are then distributed to consumers in the United States and ingredients customers worldwide. Our cooperative is a leader in sustainability, partnering across the supply chain to deliver sustainable solutions to our member farms. We take pride in supporting the educational and nutritional needs of the communities in our milkshed through our MDVA Fund. For more information about Maryland & Virginia, visit: www.mdvamilk.com.

Contact:
Lindsay Reames
Vice President, Sustainability & External Relations
lreames@mdvamilk.com