Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

April 14, 2016 22:15 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Michel et Augustin Brand Super Cookies With Melty Middle Recalled Due to Undeclared Almond

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 14, 2016) - Product photo is available at: http://bit.ly/264CZ0L

Gastronomia is recalling Michel et Augustin brand Super Cookies with melty middle from the marketplace because it may contain almond which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to almond should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Quebec.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Michel et Augustin Super Cookies with melty middle - Milk chocolate and hazelnuts 180 g 3760122961708 Best before 31/12/2016

What you should do

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

If you have an allergy to almond, 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

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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.

Reactions

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

More information

• CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

Contact Information

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