Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

November 25, 2010 22:31 ET

CFIA/Warning: Allergy Alert-Undeclared Milk Protein in Certain Cinnamon Pastries From Creative Food Products

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 25, 2010) - Audio clips available at: http://inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/relations/audio/recarappaude.shtml

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Creative Food Products Ltd. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume certain frozen cinnamon pastries described below. The affected products contain milk which is not declared on the label.

All lot codes of the following frozen pastries are affected by this alert:

Brand Product Size
Creative Food Products Cinnamon Loaf 8 per box
Creative Food Products Cinnamon Buns 48 per box
Mom's Pantry Cinnamon Rolls 4 Dozen

These products have been distributed in Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.

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 milk.

The manufacturer, Creative Food Products Ltd., Winnipeg, Manitoba 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 one of the following numbers:

Matthew Penner of Creative Food Products Ltd. at (204) 694-9390; or

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 our web site at: www.inspection.gc.ca.

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

Contact Information

  • Creative Food Products Ltd.
    Matthew Penner
    204-694-9390
    or
    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600