Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

February 23, 2015 19:23 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Pride of Szeged Brand Hungarian Paprika Recalled Due to Undeclared Peanut

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 23, 2015) -

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S & F Food Importers Inc. is recalling Pride of Szeged brand Hungarian Paprika from the marketplace because it may contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Pride of Szeged Hungarian Exquisite 100 % Sweet Delicacy Paprika 142 g 0 78006 00010 2 091717PAHU05PS

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 peanut, 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.

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Contact Information

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    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600