Heightened amounts of lead have led to the recall of black licorice from Smart & Final and Costco retail locations in Utah, Arizona, and right here in California. The recall was announced by the Lincolnton, North Carolina-based Lucky Country and concerns their Aussie Style Soft Gourmet Black Licorice with Natural Ingredients. The 1.5 pound bags can be brought back by consumers to obtain a refund. The licorice shouldn’t be eaten.
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