Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

March 08, 2014 02:25 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Chocolat Alprose Brand 52% Cacao Premium Dark Chocolate Recalled Due to Undeclared Milk

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 8, 2014) - Altra Foods Inc. is recalling Chocolat Alprose brand 52% Cacao Premium Dark Chocolate from the marketplace because it contains milk. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Quebec and Ontario.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Chocolat Alprose 52% Cacao Premium Dark Chocolate 3.5 oz (100 g) 6 89423 02503 8 L030 19BP
(appears on the inner foil wrapper)

What you should do

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

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The CFIA is 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 have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

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Contact Information

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