Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

June 22, 2015 18:41 ET

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Mixtura Latina Co. Brand Mote Blanco Pelado / Peeled White Hominy Recalled due to Undeclared Sulphites

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The food recall warning issued on June 19, 2015 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Mixtura Latina Co. is recalling Mixtura Latina Co. brand Mote Blanco Pelado / Peeled White Hominy from the marketplace because it may contain sulphites which are not declared on the label. People with a sensitivity to sulphites should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold from Mixtura Latina Co. located at 1104 Wilson Avenue in Toronto, Ontario.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Code(s)
Mixtura Latina Co. Mote Blanco Pelado / Peeled White Hominy 14 oz. / 396.9 g None None

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the store where it was purchased.

If you have a sensitivity to sulphites, 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 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.

More information

• Mixtura Latina Co. : 416-633-2851

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

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