Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

January 22, 2016 18:31 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Merilin Brand Curry Powder Recalled Due to Undeclared Sesame

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 22, 2016) -

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Merilin Trading Co. is recalling Merilin brand Curry Powder from the marketplace because it contains sesame which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to sesame should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario and Quebec.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Merilin Curry Powder 200 g 6 935309 034156 All codes where sesame is not declared on the label

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

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

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View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process


This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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.


There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

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