Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

December 10, 2013 23:49 ET

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Organic Traditions Brand Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts and Dark Chocolate Almonds Recalled due to Undeclared Milk

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The Food Recall Warning issued on December 6, 2013 has been updated to include additional codes. This additional information was identified during a food safety investigation.

Advantage Health Matters is recalling Organic Traditions brand Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts and Dark Chocolate Almonds from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts 227 g 8 54260 00701 5 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts 100 g 8 54260 01400 6 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts Sold in Bulk* None All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts with Chili 227 g 8 54260 00703 9 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts with Chili 100 g 8 54260 01450 1 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Hazelnuts with Chili Sold in Bulk* None All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Almonds 227 g 8 54260 00705 3 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Almonds 100 g 8 54260 01500 3 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Almonds Sold in Bulk* None All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Almonds with Chili 227 g 8 54260 00707 7 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Almonds with Chili 100 g 8 54260 01550 8 All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Almonds with Chili Sold in Bulk* None All lot codes where the possible presence of milk / dairy is not declared
* Consumers who are not certain if they have purchased recalled product should check with the place of purchase to verify if it is subject to the recall.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

- Learn more about common food allergies: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/fact-sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290

- Sign up for recall notifications by email or follow us on Twitter: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/stay-connected/eng/1299856061207/1299856119191

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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 products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

More information

- Advantage Health Matters: 1-800-304-1497

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

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