Product Recall: Breakstone’s Cottage Cheese

Product Recall: Breakstone’s Cottage Cheese

Select varieties of Breakstone’s Cottage Cheese are voluntarily being recalled due to the potential presence of pieces of red plastic and metal that may have been introduced during production. All affected products have been removed from our shelves.

In order to keep our customers as safe as possible, we are requesting that if you have purchased any of these products from Kirk Market, you are urged to dispose of it immediately or return the product with the receipt for a full refund.

November 15, 2019 05:23 PM

The manufacturer discovered the issue when it was notified by a consumer of the presence of a piece of red plastic in a container of cottage cheese. There have been six consumer complaints and no reports of illness or injury related to this issue to date.

Kirk Market has been affected by the following product recall.

Product Size: 24oz
Name of Product: Breakstone’s 4% Milkfat Large Curd Cottage Cheese
Packaging Description: Plastic Cup, Plastic Lid, Shrink Band
Best When Used By: Dec 10 2019
Individual Package Code:
10 DEC 2019 W4 XX:XX 36-2158

Individual Package UPC: 0 21000 12285 1

Additional products mentioned in the recall. Kirk Market is unaffected by the below mentioned.

Product Size: 16oz
Name of Product: Breakstone’s 2% Milkfat Lowfat Large Curd Cottage Cheese
Packaging Description: Plastic Cup, Plastic Lid, Shrink Band
Best When Used By: Dec 10 2019
Individual Package Code:
10 DEC 2019 W4 XX:XX 36-2158

Individual Package UPC: 0 21000 30053 2

Product Size: 24oz
Name of Product: Breakstone’s 4% Milkfat Small Curd Cottage Cheese
Packaging Description: Plastic Cup, Plastic Lid, Shrink Band
Best When Used By: Dec 10 2019
Individual Package Code:
10 DEC 2019 W4 XX:XX 36-2158

Individual Package UPC: 0 21000 12284 4

Approximately 9,500 cases of Breakstone’s Cottage Cheese are being recalled. No other sizes, varieties or code dates are included in this recall.

The management of Kirk Market will continue to monitor this situation as the health and well being of our customers is our priority.