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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Mitchell's brand pickles recalled due to undeclared mustard

Recall date:
September 15, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Super Asia Foods & Spices Ltd.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9215

Recall details

Ottawa, September 15, 2014 - Super Asia Food & Spices Ltd. is recalling Mitchell's brand pickles from the marketplace because they contain mustard which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to mustard should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Mitchell's Mixed in oil Hyderabadi Pickle 340 g All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 6 67064 00084 3
Mitchell's Chilli & Lime Pickle in oil 340 g All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 6 67064 00100 0
Mitchell's Lime Pickle in oil 340 g All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 6 67064 00063 8

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

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

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

More information

Super Asia Foods & Spices Ltd.: Kashif Majeed (416) 305-4100

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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