Red Vines Black Licorice Recalled
Red Vines Black Licorice Twists are being recalled after it was discovered they contained high levels of lead- more than double the daily limit for children under the age of six. One pound bags (16 oz.) of Red Vines® Black Licorice Twists with a “Best Before Date” of 020413 are affected by this recall. American Licorice is notifying consumers not to eat this candy and asking they return to their place of purchase for a full refund. Information on lead poisoning prevention is available from the Mayo Clinic. If you have questions or concerns, the number to American Licorice's Consumer Response line is 866-442-2783.