Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Basha Foods International brand Baklava recalled due to undeclared peanut

Recall date:
October 26, 2017
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Basha International Foods Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
11815

Recall details

Ottawa, October 26, 2017 - Basha International Foods Inc. is recalling Basha Foods International brand Baklava from the marketplace because it contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Basha Foods International Baklava

2 lbs
(32 oz)

All product that do not declare peanut on the label

6 47838 16241 0
Basha Foods International Baklava

4 lbs
(64 oz)

All product that do not declare peanut on the label

6 47838 16242 7

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 peanut, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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 has been one reported reaction 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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Media enquiries

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613-773-6600
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