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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Compliments brand Traditional Cannelloni, Longo's brand Meat Cannelloni and Our Finest brand Cheese Tortellini recalled due to undeclared sesame

Recall date:
February 6, 2015
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Sesame Seeds
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Peter The Chef Fine Food Limited
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, February 6, 2015 - Peter The Chef Fine Food Limited is recalling Compliments brand Traditional Cannelloni, Longo's brand Meat Cannelloni and Our Finest brand Cheese Tortellini from the marketplace because they may contain sesame which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to sesame should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Compliments Traditional Cannelloni 1 kg

2015FE06, 2015MR19,
2015AL15, 2015MA13,
2015JN06, 2015JN19,

0 55742 34234 5
Longo's Meat Cannelloni 1 kg 2015AL15 7 72468 00257 4
Our Finest Cheese Tortellini 900 g

2015SE05 24814,
2015SE23 14266,
2015SE25 14268,
2015SE29 14272,
2015OC18 14291,
2015OC24 14297,
2015OC27 14300,
2015NO10 14314

6 28915 16495 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 sesame, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


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.


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

More information

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