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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Patak's Original brand canned curry sauces recalled due to undeclared mustard

Recall date:
December 18, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
National Importers Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9543

Recall details

Ottawa, December 18, 2014 - National Importers Inc. is recalling Patak's Original brand canned curry sauces 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.

The following products have been sold nationally.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Patak's Original Balti Curry Sauce (canned) 284 ml All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 69276 34064 7
Patak's Original Madras Curry Sauce (canned) 284 ml All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 69276 34042 5
Patak's Original Vindaloo Curry Sauce (canned) 284 ml All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 69276 34052 4

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.

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