Silky Oak brand dark chocolate products

21 February 2019: The Silky Oak Chocolate Company Ltd is recalling all batches and all dates of its Silky Oak brand dark chocolate products due to incorrect labelling about the presence of an allergen (milk).

Silky Oak brand Dark Chocolate products

The Silky Oak brand logo that appears on its products.

Product identification

Product type

Dark chocolate products

Name of product (size)

Silky Oak brand:

Bars and logs

  • Dark Solid Chocolate Bar (96g)
  • 70% Cocoa Dark Chocolate Bar (40g)
  • Foiled Chocolate Heart and Bar (96g)
  • Dark Solid Chocolate Log (50g)
  • Dark Chocolate Mint Truffle Log (50g)
  • Dark Chocolate Coated Marshmallow Log (70g)

Selection boxes

  • Mint Selection (62g)
  • Citrus Selection (66g)
  • Fruit Selection (65g)

Bagged chocolate products

  • Dark Chocolate Coated Ginger (120g)
  • Dark Chocolate Coated Hokey Pokey (120g)
  • Dark Chocolate Coated Licorice (120g)
  • Dark Chocolate Nougat (200g)


  • Dark Chocolate Toolset (170g)
  • Dark Chocolate Golf Balls (40g)
  • Dark Chocolate Swan Lake Heart (peach crème or strawberry crème) (12g)
  • Dark Chocolate Strawberry filled Hearts (18g)
  • Dark Chocolate Half Heart (27g)
  • Solid Chocolate Heart in Cellophane (58g)
  • Dark Chocolate Drinking Chocolate (250g)

Dark Chocolate Boxes

  • Foiled Dark Chocolate Round Box (450g)
  • Foiled Dark Chocolate Box (400g)
  • Foiled Dark Chocolate Tray (140g and 180g)
  • Foiled Dark Chocolate Half Heart (750g)
  • Foiled Dark Chocolate Heart Box (400g)
  • Foiled Dark Chocolate Scallop (200g)
  • Box of Dark Chocolate Kiwis (120g)
  • Foiled Dark Chocolate Rugby Ball and Bar (96g)
  • Chocolate box – 4 chocolates – Dark Chocolate Mint Truffle
  • Chocolate box – 4 chocolates – Dark Chocolate Swirl
  • Dark Chocolate Assortment - Acetate Box (130g)
  • Dark Chocolate Assortment - Acetate Box (275g)
  • 1/2 Foiled Egg and Assorted Dark Chocolates - Dark (220g and 450g)
  • 1/2 Foiled Egg, Assorted Dark Chocolates and Marshmallow (440g) 

Date marking

All dates

Batch marking All batches

Package size and description

The products are sold in various sized bags, bars, or foil packaging.


The products are sold at

  • Silky Oak Chocolates: 1131 Links Rd, Waiohiki, Hastings

And online through the company's website:

The products are not exported.
Notes This recall does not affect any other Silky Oak brand products. Product with labels which indicate that it contains milk are not affected.

Consumer advice

People with a milk allergy or intolerance should not consume these products. If you have consumed these products and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice. If you are not allergic or intolerant to milk, this recall does not affect you.

Customers should return the products to their retailer for a full refund.

Who to contact

If you have questions, contact The Silky Oak Chocolate Company:

  • Phone: 06 845 0908
  • Address: 1131 Links Rd, Waiohiki, Hastings.

·         Dark Chocolate Drinking Chocolate (250g)

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