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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Certain Aki's brand pickle and chutney products recalled due to undeclared mustard

Recall date:
November 4, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Aki's Fine Foods Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9422

Recall details

Ottawa, November 4, 2014 - Aki's Fine Foods Ltd. is recalling certain Aki's brand pickle and chutney products 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
Aki's Carrot Mix Pickle in Oil 375 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label. 6 22313 00041 8
Aki's Chilli Ginger Pickle 375 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label. 6 22313 00021 0
Aki's Mango Pickle 375 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label. 6 22313 00024 1
Aki's Date Chutney 250 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label. 6 22313 00016 6
Aki's Mango Chutney 250 mL All codes where mustard is not declared on the label. 6 22313 00005 0

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 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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

More information

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

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