Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

December 18, 2015 22:09 ET

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Taramosalata Products Recalled Due to Undeclared Milk and Sulphites

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2015) -

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The food recall warning issued on December 17, 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 taramosalata products from the marketplace because they contain milk and sulphites which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or sensitivity to sulphites should not consume the recalled products described below.

The products described below could have been sold clerk-served or in prepackaged containers. Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased affected products should check with their retailer.

The following products have been sold in Quebec.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Supermarche Mourelatos "Trempette" Taramosalata Variable None All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Intermarche International Taramosalata Variable None All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Fruits du Jour Taramosalata Variable (approximately 200 g) Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Les Delices de la Mer Tarama Variable (approximately 250 g) Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Poissonnerie Sherbrooke Taramosalata Maison-House Variable (approximately 250 g) Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Fruiterie Tsikinis Taramosalata
"Produit Maison"
Variable (approximately 250 g) Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Supermarche P.A. Taramosalata Variable Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Marche 4 Coins None Variable Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Marche Royal Plus Taramosalata Variable (approximately 200 to 250 g) Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Agora "Boucherie Divers" Variable (approximately 250 g) Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Fruiterie Dollard Taramosalata Variable Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are not declared on the label
Frutical St-Bruno Taramo Salata Variable Variable All codes where milk and sulphites are 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 or sensitivity to sulphites, do not consume the recalled products as they 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 consumer complaint. 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 these products.

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Contact Information

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