Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 03, 2013 02:09 ET

Allergy Alert: Undeclared Mustard in Certain Baldwin St. Kosher Brand Frankfurters

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 3, 2013) - Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/18vNT1G

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Perl's Fine Foods are warning people with allergies to mustard not to consume the Baldwin St. Kosher brand frankfurters described below. The affected products contain mustard which is not declared on the label.

All codes of the following Baldwin St. Kosher brand products which do not declare mustard in the list of ingredients are affected by this alert:

Product Size UPC
All Beef Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00001 0
All Beef Frankfurters - Kids Size 375 g 8 32202 00009 6
All Beef Cocktail Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00004 1
Turkey Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00011 9
All Chicken Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00002 7

These products are known to have been distributed in Ontario and Québec and may have been distributed nationally.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to mustard.

The manufacturer, Perl's Fine Foods, Toronto, Ontario, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Perl's Fine Foods at 416-248-4235; or,

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/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.

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

  • Perl's Fine Foods
    416-248-4235

    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600