Canadian Food Inspection Agency



Canadian Food Inspection Agency

May 16, 2014 16:55 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Imitation Meat Products Recalled Due to Undeclared Egg

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 16, 2014) - Happy Veggie World Ltd. is recalling imitation meat products from the marketplace because they contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Happy Veggie Vegan Ginger Chicken 300 g 1 81715 00022 3 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Hearts Choices Vegan Ginger Chicken 300 g N/A All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Ginger Chicken 500 g 1078 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Chin Hsin Vegan Chicken Nuggets 3000 g 4 710747 440118 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Squid Strip 500 g 1079 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Chin Hsin Vegetarian Cuttle 3000 g 4 710747 440330 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Teriyaki Beef 300 g 1 81715 00032 2 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Hearts Choices Vegan Spicy Beef 300 g N/A All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Citrus Spareribs 300 g 1 81715 00005 6 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Hearts Choices Vegan Citrus Spareribs 300 g N/A All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Citrus Spareribs 500 g 1062 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Chin Hsin Vegetarian Citrus Spareribs 3000 g 4 710747 440286 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie World "Vegen Golden Fish" 480 g 1022 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Chin Hsin Vegetarian Golden Fish Fillet 3000 g 4 710747 440422 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
YHS Vegetarian Fish Ham 600 g 4 710747 440521 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
YHS Vegetarian Fish Ham 1200 g 4 710747 440590 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Gong Bao Chicken 300 g 1 81715 00008 7 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Hearts Choices Vegan Kung Pao Chicken 300 g N/A All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Seasoned Chicken 300 g 1 81715 00307 1 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Hearts Choices Vegan Seasoned Chicken 300 g N/A All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Fu Zhou Balls 480 g 1107 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Chin Hsin Vegetarian Fu Chew Ball 3000 g N/A All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Hot Dogs 500 g 523509 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegetarian Bacon 300 g 1 81715 00026 1 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegetarian Bacon 500 g 522786 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Chaste Je Way Vegetarian Bacon 3000 g 4 714033 523356 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Imitation Ribs 300 g 1 81715 00311 8 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Happy Veggie Vegan Imitation Ribs 500 g 1011 All codes where egg is not declared on the label
Chin Hsin Vegetarian Stewed Pork Chops 3000 g 4 710716 660035 All codes where egg is not declared on the label

What you should do

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

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Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (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 products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

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