Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 02, 2015 23:42 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Thornloe Brand Cheese Curds Recalled Due to Undeclared Mustard

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2015) -

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Thornloe Cheese Factory is recalling Thornloe brand Cheese Curds from the marketplace because they contain mustard which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to mustard should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Ontario, and may have been distributed in other provinces.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Thornloe Cheese Curds with BBQ Seasoning 300 g 6 61138 42254 8 All codes where mustard is not declared on the label
Thornloe Cheese Curds Light with BBQ Seasoning and Probiotics 50 g 6 61138 70052 3 All codes where mustard 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 mustard, do not consume the recalled products as they 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 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.

Reactions

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

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Contact Information

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