Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

December 18, 2013 23:19 ET

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Aurora Brand Corn Gnocchi and Rice Gnocchi Recalled Due to Undeclared Gluten

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2013) -

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The Food Recall Warning issued on December 9, 2013 has been updated to include additional codes and products. This additional information was identified during a food safety investigation.

Aurora Importing & Distributing Ltd. is recalling Aurora brand Corn Gnocchi and Rice Gnocchi because they may contain gluten which is not declared on the label. People with sensitivities to gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Ontario, Quebec, British Columbia, Alberta and Manitoba, but may have also have been sold in other provinces.

Recalled products:

Brand Product Size UPC Code
Aurora Corn Gnocchi 500 g 0 61659 01811 2 All Lots
Aurora Rice Gnocchi 500 g 0 61659 01792 4 All Lots

What you should do

If you have sensitivities to gluten, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. 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 has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of these products.

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