Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

November 09, 2013 04:21 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Bella Tavola Brand Pastas Recalled Due to Undeclared Milk

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 9, 2013) -

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Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) is recalling certain Bella Tavola brand pastas from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally at Loblaw banner stores.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Bella Tavola Meat Tortellini 454 g 0 60383 98833 3 2014 MA 08
Bella Tavola Meat Ravioli 454 g 0 60383 98832 6 2014 MA 08

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

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http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/fact-sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290

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Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Loblaw are 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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

More information

Contact Information

  • CFIA
    613-773-6600