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Allergy Alert - Undeclared milk in Kugi Foods Blue Mountain Roasted Coffee from Taiwan

Recall / advisory date:
April 2, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Uncle T Food Ltd.
Alberta, British Columbia
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, April 2, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk not to consume Kugi Foods Blue Mountain Roasted Coffee described below. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

This product has been distributed in British Columbia and Alberta. However, it may be distributed in other provinces.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The importer, Uncle T Food, Richmond, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Kugi Foods Blue Mountain Roasted Coffee 330 g (15 sachets x 22 g) Best before date : Up to and including 18.12.2014 4 712277 710143

More information

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.

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