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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Flavoured teas recalled by The Metropolitan Tea Company Ltd. due to undeclared milk and sulphites

Recall date:
February 3, 2015
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
The Metropolitan Tea Company Ltd.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Hotel/Restaurant/Institutional
Reference number:
9611, 9612

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Black Forest Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 44027 2, 7 71541 34027 5, 7 71541 64027 6 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Pecan Tart Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 44132 3, 7 71541 34132 6, 7 71541 64132 7 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company French Vanilla Pu-Erh Flavored Pu-Erh Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 54046 0, 7 71541 94046 8 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Night of the Iguana Chocolate Chai Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 52127 8, 7 71541 92127 6, 7 71541 62127 5 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company White Chocolate Mousse Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 44139 2, 7 71541 34139 5, 7 71541 64139 6 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Strawberry Daiquiri Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where sulphites are not declared on the label. 7 71541 44143 9, 7 71541 34143 2, 7 71541 64143 3 Allergen - Sulphites
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Hawaiian Colada Flavored Rooibos Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where sulphites are not declared on the label. 7 71541 43030 3, 7 71541 93030 8, 7 71541 63030 7 Allergen - Sulphites
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Island Coconut Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where sulphites are not declared on the label. 7 71541 44105 7, 7 71541 34105 0, 7 71541 64105 1 Allergen - Sulphites
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Caramel Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 44104 0, 7 71541 34104 3, 7 71541 64104 4 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Caramel Cherry Cheesecake Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 44087 6, 7 71541 34087 9, 7 71541 64087 0 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Ethiopian Mocha Pu-Erh Flavored Pu-Erh Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 54170 2, 7 71541 94170 0 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company White Swiss Truffle Rooibos Flavored Rooibos Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label. 7 71541 43153 9, 7 71541 33153 2, 7 71541 63153 3 Allergen - Milk
None - Selected and packed by The Metropolitan Tea Company Pina Colada Flavored Black Tea 0.5 kg, 2 kg, 16 kg All codes where sulphites are not declared on the label. 7 71541 44030 2, 7 71541 34030 5, 7 71541 64030 6 Allergen - Sulphites

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