"Everybody doesn't like something, but nobody doesn't like Sara Lee!"  While this may be true, many individuals with nut allergies may feel differently about Sara Lee.  The popular brand is voluntarily recalling its Butter Streusel Coffee Cakes due to undeclared pecans in their cake.  So if you have a pecan allergy, read carefully!

Sara Lee’s Butter Streusel Coffee Cake

On November 20, 2012, Sara Lee voluntarily recalled Sara Lee Butter Streusel Coffee Cakes as a precaution because the product may contain pecans that are not listed on the label.  People who are allergic to pecans may experience a life-threatening reaction if they consume the recalled Butter Streusel Coffee Cakes.

Recalled Product Information:

  • Product Name: Sara Lee Butter Streusel Coffee Cake
  • Recalling Firm: Sara Lee
  • UPC Codes: 3210002342
  • “Best By” Date: Oct. 16, 2013

To view a photo of the recalled Sara Lee Butter Streusel Coffee Cake, click here.

Illnesses To Date:

There have been no reported illnesses to date.


Consumers who have purchased the recalled Sara Lee Butter Streusel Coffee Cake are urged to return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Additional Information:

Customers with additional questions regarding the recall may contact the Sara Lee Consumer Services line at (888) 747-7611.  For quick answers regarding the recall, you may also go directly to the FDA recall page.

What to Do if a Recalled Product Has Affected You

If you or a loved one has become injured as a result of a recalled product, you may be entitled to compensation.  It would be beneficial to speak to an attorney specializing in products liability today.