Nestle Announces Cookie Dough Recall Over Potential Rubber Contamination

Food maker Nestle has announced a voluntary recall of several raw cookie dough products over concerns of contamination with traces of rubber. 

In a statement, the company said, “Nestle USA is taking action out of an abundance of caution after receiving reports of food-grade pieces of rubber in some of these products. We have identified the source of the rubber and have already fixed the issue.  The quality, safety, and integrity of our products remain our number one priority. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this action represents to both our consumers and retail customers.” 

Furthermore, the company explains that the recall is limited to specific ready-to-bake refrigerated products with batch codes between 9189 and 9295.  You can find these batch codes on the back of the product label, typically following the “use or freeze by” date.  

The recall includes 14 oz packages of:

  • Nestle Toll House Frozen II Cookie Dough
    • Nestle Toll House Pinch of Grinch Cookie Dough
    • M&M’s Everyday Cookie Dough
    • M&M’s Ghouls Mix Cookie Dough
    • M&M’s Holiday Cookie Dough 

As well as 16 oz/16.5 oz packages of Nestle Toll House:

  • Chocolate Chip Chub
    • Fall’n Leaves Cookie Dough
    • Chocolate Chip Tree Sprinkle
    • Monster Munch
    • Triple Chip Cookie Dough Bar
    • Ultimate Chocolate Chip Lovers
    • Ultimate Turtles Cookie Bar
    • White Chip Macadamia Nut
    • Chocolate Chip Bar
    • Mini Chocolate Chip Bar
    • Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bar
    • Sugar Cookie Bar
    • Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Bar
    • Peanut Butter Cookie Bar

And 18 oz packages of Simply Delicious Nestle Toll House : 

  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
    • Peanut Better Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
    • Sugar Cookie Dough

And finally, bulk sized ready-to-eat products:

  • 30 oz Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Chub
    • 36 oz Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Tub
    • 80 oz Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Lovers Club Tub
    • 80 oz Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Tub

The company wants to clarify that while many products have been affected by the recall, the following products are not included: 

  • Nestle Toll House Morsels
    • Nestle Toll House Ice Cream Sandwiches
    • Nestle Toll House Edible Cookie Dough
    • Nestle Professional SKUs