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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - The Pie Guy brand fresh and frozen meat pie and poutine products recalled due to undeclared milk, wheat, and gluten

Recall date:
February 5, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Meat Pies Plus
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
8588

Recall details

Ottawa, February 5, 2014 - Meat Pies Plus is recalling various The Pie Guy brand fresh and frozen meat pie and poutine products from the marketplace because they contain milk, wheat, and gluten which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk, wheat, or gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Ontario.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
The Pie Guy Steak & Mushroom Pie N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A
The Pie Guy Lean Ground Beef Pie N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A
The Pie Guy Chicken Pie N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A
The Pie Guy Steak & Onion Pie N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A
The Pie Guy Steak & Kidney Pie N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A
The Pie Guy Steak & Veggie Pie N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A
The Pie Guy "Shepherds Pie" N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A
The Pie Guy "Shepherds Poutine" N/A All codes where milk, wheat, or gluten are not declared on the label. N/A

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, wheat, or gluten, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

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