Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

July 28, 2011 01:22 ET

CFIA/Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk in Certain M&M Meat Shops Brand Sorbet Products Manufactured by Dorgel Ltd.

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 28, 2011) - Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/relations/indexaude.shtml.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the M&M Meat Shops brand sorbet products described below. The affected products may contain milk which is not declared on the label.

The following M&M Meat Shops brand sorbet products, sold in 700 ml containers, are affected by this alert:

Product UPC Lot codes
Limbo Lemon Sorbet 6 61815 00140 0 All lot codes
Mango Fandango Sorbet 6 61815 00137 0 All lot codes

These products have been distributed nationally.

There has been one reported allergic reaction associated with the consumption of these products.

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

The manufacturer, Dorgel Ltd., Woodbridge, ON, 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 call the CFIA at 1 800 442-2342 / TTY 1 800 465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on milk, one of the nine most 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://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp.

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.

Photos of the products are available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/CFIA0728.pdf.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media Relations
    613-773-6600