Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

May 25, 2013 00:52 ET

Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk and Sulphites in Carlyle Bakery Light Fruit Cake

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 25, 2013) -

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Carlyle Bakery Ltd. are warning people with allergies to milk and sensitivity to sulphites not to consume the Light Fruit Cake described below. The affected product contains milk and sulphites which are not declared on the label.

The affected product, Carlyle Bakery Ltd. Light Fruit Cake, is sold in 555 g packages without UPC and Lot code. This product has been distributed in Saskatchewan.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk and sensitivity to sulphites.

The manufacturer, Carlyle Bakery Ltd., Carlyle, SK, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food_allergies.

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/recalls.

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600