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Updated Allergy Alert - Undeclared milk and hazelnuts in certain Riverbend Plantation brand Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts

Recall / advisory date:
January 31, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Tree Nut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Riverbend Plantation Inc.
Distribution:
Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7788

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 31, 2013 - The public warning issued on January 29, 2013 has been updated to include an additional lot number.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Riverbend Plantation Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk or hazelnuts not to consume certain Riverbend Plantation brand Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts described below. The affected products contain milk and hazelnuts which are not declared on the label.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk or hazelnuts.

The manufacturer, Riverbend Plantation Inc., Saskatoon, SK, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product
Riverbend Plantation Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts 1 piece None
Riverbend Plantation Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts 65 g (4 pieces) 0 56047 01106 6
Riverbend Plantation Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts 130 g (8 pieces) 0 56047 01108 0
Riverbend Plantation Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts 16 pieces (320 g) None
Riverbend Plantation Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts 32 pieces (640 g) None

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following numbers:

Riverbend Plantation Inc. at 306-382-7036 or by e-mailing melissa@riverbendplantation.com;

CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

Product photos

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Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-32 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-32 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-1 piece label

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-1 piece label

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-1 piece

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-1 piece

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-4 pieces Universal product code, Nutrition Facts

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-4 pieces Universal product code, Nutrition Facts

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 4 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 4 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-8 pieces Universal product code, Nutrition Facts

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts-8 pieces Universal product code, Nutrition Facts

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 8 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 8 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 16 pieces Nutrition Facts

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 16 pieces Nutrition Facts

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 16 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 16 pieces

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 32 pieces Nutrition Facts

Saskatoon Berry Chocolate Hearts- 32 pieces Nutrition Facts

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CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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