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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Serengeti Trading brand ready-to-eat meat products recalled due to undeclared mustard and sulphites

Recall date:
December 12, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Mustard, Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
SA Sausages
Distribution:
British Columbia
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9527

Recall details

Ottawa, December 12, 2014 - SA Sausages is recalling Serengeti Trading brand ready-to-eat meat products from the marketplace because they contain mustard or sulphites which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to mustard or a sensitivity to sulphites should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Additional Info
Serengeti Trading Chilli Bites Various* All codes where mustard is not declared None *Product is sold clerk served with a label on the product. It is typically sold as a package of 200 g, but any weight can be requested and labelled by the clerk.
Serengeti Trading Traditional Droewors Various* All codes where sulphites are not declared None *Product is sold clerk served with a label on the product. It is typically sold as a package of 200 g, but any weight can be requested and labelled by the clerk.

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 or a sensitivity to sulphites, 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.

Media enquiries

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