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Allergy Alert - Undeclared mustard in certain Continental Glatt Kosher brand Meat Products

Recall / advisory date:
February 14, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Continental Strictly Kosher Meat, Poultry and Delicatessen Products Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7821

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 14, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Continental Strictly Kosher Meat, Poultry and Delicatessen Products Ltd., are warning people with allergies to mustard not to consume certain Continental Glatt Kosher brand meat products described below. The affected products contain mustard which is 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 mustard.

The manufacturer, Continental Strictly Kosher Meat, Poultry and Delicatessen Products Ltd., (EST. 29) Mont-Royal, Québec, 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 UPC Reason for Recall
Continental Glatt Kosher Beef Frankfurters variable All dates up to and including 13 AL 03 where mustard is not declared on the label None Allergen - Mustard
Continental Glatt Kosher Beef Frankfurters 375 g All dates up to and including 13 AL 03 where mustard is not declared on the label 0 64904 11110 1 Allergen - Mustard
Continental Glatt Kosher "B.B.Q." Beef Frankfurters 375 g All dates up to and including 13 AL 03 where mustard is not declared on the label 0 64904 11110 1 Allergen - Mustard
Continental Glatt Kosher Cocktail-Beef Frankfurters 250 g All dates up to and including 13 MR 14 where mustard is not declared on the label 0 64904 11109 5 Allergen - Mustard
Continental Glatt Kosher Beef Bologna variable All dates up to and including 13 MR 13 where mustard is not declared on the label None Allergen - Mustard

More information

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

Abe Herzog and Abraham Bineth, Continental Strictly Kosher Meat, Poultry and Delicatessen Products Ltd., at 514-522-1196 ext. 232;

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).

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Media enquiries

Abe Herzog and Abraham Bineth
Continental Strictly Kosher Meat, Poultry and Delicatessen Products Ltd.,
514-522-1196 ext. 232

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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