Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 20, 2015 23:55 ET

Food Recall Warning: Saigon Soul Food Brand Saigon Peanut Sauce Recalled Due to Potential Presence of Dangerous Bacteria

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 20, 2015) - Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/1M6nGHy

Saigon Soul Food Inc. is recalling Saigon Soul Food brand Saigon Peanut Sauce from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Saigon Soul Food Saigon Peanut Sauce 250 mL 8 74525 00302 6 All units purchased up to and including October 20, 2015

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.

Food contaminated with Clostridium botulinum toxin may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, blurred or double vision, dry mouth, respiratory failure and paralysis. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

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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.

Illnesses

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

More information

• Saigon Soul Food Inc.: tam@saigonsoulfood.com

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

Contact Information

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