Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

November 09, 2013 04:01 ET

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Various Minuet Brand Snack Products Recalled Due to Undeclared Egg and Milk

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 9, 2013) -

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The Food Recall Warning issued on October 29, 2013 has been updated to include additional products. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Tritap Food Brokers is recalling Minuet brand snack products from the marketplace because they contain egg and milk which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg and/or milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been distributed nationally.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes Undeclared Allergen
Minuet Assorted Sandwich Cream
Cookies (Cocoa, Strawberry,
Banana, and Vanilla)
340g
(4 x 85g)
6 61625 77485 3 No code on
outer package
Egg
Minuet Coconutter 96g 6 61625 12896 0 P.D:07/2013
E.D:01/2015
Egg
Minuet Roundies 78g 6 61625 86080 8 P.D:01/12/2012
E.D:01/12/2013
Egg
Minuet Tartlets - Strawberry 120g 6 61625 22120 3 PD.07.01.2013
ED.07.07.2014
Egg and Milk
Minuet Tea Time Biscuits-Plain 230g 6 61625 23230 8 PD.08.2013
ED.02.2015
Egg

What you should do

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

  • Learn more about common food allergies at:

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 at:

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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

Contact Information

  • CFIA
    613-773-6600