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Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Grain Process Enterprises Ltd. brand Brewers Yeast Debittered recalled due to undeclared peanut

Recall date:
February 11, 2019
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Grain Process Enterprises Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Consumer
Reference number:
12771

Recall details

Ottawa, February 11, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on February 7, 2019 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Grain Process Enterprises Inc. is recalling Grain Process Enterprises Inc., brand Brewers Yeast Debittered from the marketplace because it contains 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 UPC Code(s) on Product
Grain Process Enterprises Ltd. Inactive Brewers Yeast Powder 25 kg 0 57736 01749 9 All units sold from February 22, 2018 up to and including February 11, 2019
Grain Process Enterprises Ltd. Yeast Brewers Debittered 10 kg 0 57736 01745 1 All units sold from February 22, 2018 up to and including February 11, 2019
Grain Process Enterprises Ltd. Yeast Brewers Debittered 5 kg 0 57736 01750 5 All units sold from February 22, 2018 up to and including February 11, 2019
Grain Process Enterprises Ltd. Brewers Yeast Debittered 500 g 0 57736 01747 5 All units sold from February 22, 2018 up to and including February 11, 2019
Grain Process Enterprises Ltd. Yeast Brewers Debittered 300 g n/a All units sold from February 22, 2018 up to and including February 11, 2019

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.

These products may have also been sold in bulk or in smaller packages with or without a label and may not bear the brand or product name described above. Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected products are advised to contact their retailer.

If you have an allergy to peanuts 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 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 this product.

Related recalls

2019-02-28 - Brewer's Yeast Powder sold at Nature's Best recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-27 - Various brands of debittered brewer's yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-26 - Brewer's Yeast sold at Leu's Country Market recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-22 - Various brands of debittered brewer's yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-21 - Various brands of debittered brewer's yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-20 - Various brands of debittered brewer's yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-19 - Yeast Brewers Debittered sold at Fountainhead Health Store recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-19 - (Debittered) Brewer's Yeast sold at The Stone Store Natural Foods recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-19 - Debittered Brewers Yeast sold at Best of Health recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-19 - Debittered Brewers Yeast sold at Scoop & Save Natural Health Foods recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-19 - Debittered Brewers Yeast sold at Herbs N Health recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-15 - Brewers Yeast Debittered sold at Old Fashion Foods recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-15 - Brewer's Yeast sold at New Life Mills Town & Country recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-15 - Various brands of Debittered Brewer's Yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-15 - Brewer's Yeast sold at Mainstay Natural Foods recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-15 - (Debittered) Brewer's Yeast sold at Bulk Barrel recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-15 - Trade Technocrats Ltd. Brewer's Debittered Yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-14 - Various brands of Debittered Brewer's Yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-14 - Brewer's Yeast Debittered sold at Bulk Barn Foods Limited recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-13 - Purely Bulk brand Brewer's Yeast recalled due to undeclared peanut

2019-02-07 - Indigo Packaged Goodness brand Brewers Yeast Debittered recalled due to undeclared peanut

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