House of Chocolate brand dark chocolate products

22 February 2019: House of Chocolate is recalling specific batches of its own brand dark chocolate products due to incorrect labelling about the presence of an allergen (milk).

Product identification

Product type

Dark chocolate products

Name of product (size)

House of Chocolates brand:

Dark Chocolate 

  • Caramalised Nuts (125g)

Dark Chocolate Bars

  • Crushed Coffee, Cacao Nibs & Sea Salt (90g)
  • Freeze Dried Boysenberry & Pistachio (96g)
  • Freeze Dried Fig, Cherry & Pistachio (96g)
  • Freeze Dried Mandarin, Feijoa, and Lemon (95g)
  • Mixed Nuts (96g)
  • Summer Berries (96g)

Freeze Dried Strawberries Dipped in Dark Chocolate (100g)

Peanut Butter Nougat (90g)

Miscellaneous Individual Dark Chocolates from the cabinet sold as Dairy Free

Date marking

Various dates

Batch marking Various batches

Package size and description

The products are sold in boxes, wrapped individually, or in clear wrappers.


The products are sold in retail outlets throughout New Zealand and online at:

The products are not exported.


This recall does not affect any other House of Chocolate brand products. Products with labels which indicate that it contains milk, or that milk is likely to be present, 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 House of Chocolate:

  • Phone: 0508 246 265 829
  • Address: 13/19 Sunnyhaven Ave, Beach Haven, Auckland.
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