Black licorice twists recalled due to lead

August 22, 2012 6:38:42 PM PDT
The American Licorice Company of Union City is recalling 16 oz. bags of its Red Vines Black Licorice Twists due to elevated levels of lead.

The 16 oz. bag is red and white in color with a window in the package to display the black licorice twists.

The packages being recalled have a "best before date" of 020413.

Pregnant women and parents of children who may have eaten this candy should consult their physician or health care provider.