Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

July 13, 2016 16:29 ET

Food Recall Warning: Golden Dipt Brand Jalapeno Breader Recalled Due to E. Coli O121

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 13, 2016) - Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/29I7XHA

Industry is recalling Golden Dipt brand Jalapeño Breader from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O121 contamination. Retailers, restaurants and institutions should not sell or use the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Alberta, and may have been distributed in other provinces or territories.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Golden Dipt Jalapeño Breader 4.54 kg 7 63089 72154 8 0414647003
0513647003

What you should do

Food contaminated with E. coli O121 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in the United States. 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.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses in Canada associated with the consumption of this product.

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Contact Information

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    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600