Thomas\'s Bagels and English Muffins

Posted on: Mon, 03/25/2002 - 10:57pm
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Yesterday I called Best Foods to find out about Thomas's plain bagels and I was told that none of their bagels could be labeled as safe, but they did tell me that their english muffins were run on dedicated lines. I have a package of cinnamon raisin english muffins but I have not given them to my DS yet. My question is is that I thought I had seen that someone had information that the plain bagels were safe? And has anyone given english muffins to their PA children and are they safe?

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Gloria

Posted on: Mon, 03/25/2002 - 11:58pm
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We have used Thomas' English Muffins (plain or honey wheat) and they have been fine.
I only use frozen Lenders Bagels! They are made by Aurora Foods.
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Hope this info is helpful! Stay Safe! [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]

Posted on: Wed, 03/27/2002 - 2:21am
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I'm pretty sure there is a peanut allergy warning on the Thomas' bagles. But we have eaten the regular english muffins and the waffles with no problems. I didn't even realize the peanut warning was on the bagles, my very astute 9yo did who is always looking out for his little brother.
Karen

Posted on: Wed, 03/27/2002 - 3:36am
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There is no allergy warning on our package of Thomas' Blueberry Bagels. It does list natural flavors and I have not called them to check this out. PA (also milk and egg-allergic) DD has eaten this flavor of Thomas' bagels many times without problems.

Posted on: Wed, 03/27/2002 - 3:56am
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No warning on this bag of Thomas' New York Style Plain Bagels I have right here. The company is called Bestfoods.

Posted on: Wed, 03/27/2002 - 6:37am
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hmm, now I'm thinking maybe it wasn't Thomas' bagels. I'll have to check next time I'm at the grocery store. I know they were not the NY style bagels, I'm thinking they were mini bagels. (or at least not the real big ones). I'll post when I find out which ones had the peanut warning. Sorry for the confusion, Karen

Posted on: Wed, 03/27/2002 - 11:51am
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We've been eating the Thomas' Bagels for years...yikes! No warnings on blueberry, cinnamon, plain. Even the "everything" flavor doesn't have one (which I don't feed him anyway, just thought I was being extra careful). I'd thought I'd called them, or learned somewhere that they were safe. How frightening. I've let my guard down. [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/frown.gif[/img]

Posted on: Wed, 03/27/2002 - 12:19pm
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Perhaps you are thinking of the Pepperidge Farm Bagels. They have a peanut warning.
We have used plain, sourdough, blueberry, cranberry, wheat, maple muffins of Thomas's and never had a problem.

Posted on: Thu, 03/28/2002 - 12:12am
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kstreeter,
You are right, it was the Pepperidge Farm Bagels. Thanks for setting me straight!
Karen

Posted on: Thu, 03/28/2002 - 5:35am
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I'm confused. Which bagels are safe?

Posted on: Thu, 03/28/2002 - 8:22am
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I'm not sure about thomas' or pepperidge farms, but Lender's are safe.
Gale

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