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Hostess Brownies Recalled

August 14, 2018 by


Wegmans has posted the following recall on its website. Product Recall: Hostess Cookies ‘n Crème Brownies, 8.68 oz Sold at Wegmans: Yes Reason for Recall: Contains egg, an allergen not listed on the label. How to identify the recalled product: UPC: 8-88109-11357 Only packages with the following batch codes are affected: F052123000, F061123000, F071623000, F072323000 […]

710,000 cases of Hostess Snack Cake and Donuts Recalled

June 4, 2016 by


Hostess Brands, LLC is recalling 710,000 cases of select snack cakes and donuts as a direct result of the recent recall by our supplier, Grain Craft, of certain lots of its flour for undeclared peanut residue.  The Hostess Brands products subject to the recall were produced using the Grain Craft flour that has now been […]

Twinkies are back on store shelves – Yeah!

July 16, 2013 by


I must be missing something. Should I be excited that Twinkies are back on store shelves? Should I add Twinkies to my shopping list?I  know that there are many  Twinkie lovers out there. I just can’t get that excited. I didn’t grow up on Twinkies. I must be the only child in the U.S. who didn’t eat a […]

Twinkies have an extended shelf life of 45 days

July 9, 2013 by


Twinkies don’t last forever, but they’ll have more staying power than most people remember when they return to shelves next week. According to an article on, “Hostess Brands LLC says the spongy yellow cakes will have a shelf life of 45 days when they start hitting shelves again July 15. That’s nearly three weeks […]

Twinkies To Return To Shelves July 15, Hostess Says

June 24, 2013 by


Editor’s note: For our readers that hoarded Twinkies when their days were numbered, the food safety question of shelf life has been answered, 45 days. Hostess is betting on a sweet comeback for Twinkies when they return to shelves next month. The company that went bankrupt after an acrimonious fight with its unionized workers last […]