Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 22, 2015 18:54 ET

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Mr. Brown Coffee Brand Instant Coffee Recalled Due to Undeclared Milk

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The food recall warning issued on October 2, 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.

Industry is recalling Mr. Brown Coffee brand instant coffee from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories as well.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Mr. Brown Coffee Arabica Blend Instant Coffee
(3 in 1)
450 g
(15 g x 30 sachets)
4 710085 122509 All codes where milk 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 milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Learn more about common food allergies

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View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. 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

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

Contact Information

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