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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Tastee Choice brand Shrimp Sorrentino and Shrimp Fried Rice recalled due to undeclared milk and gluten

Recall date:
June 30, 2015
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Choice Canning Company Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9897

Recall details

Ottawa, June 30, 2015 - Choice Canning Company Inc. is recalling Tastee Choice brand Shrimp Sorrentino and Shrimp Fried Rice from the marketplace because they may contain milk and gluten which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Tastee Choice Shrimp Sorrentino 680 g All codes where milk is not declared on the label 7 46167 84001 0
Tastee Choice Shrimp Fried Rice 680 g All codes where milk and gluten are not declared on the label 7 46167 84004 1

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 milk or sensitivity to gluten, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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 products 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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