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Allergy Alert - Undeclared Mustard in certain Baldwin St. Kosher brand Frankfurters

Recall / advisory date:
October 2, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Perl's Fine Foods
Alberta , British Columbia, Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, October 2, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Perl's Fine Foods are warning people with allergies to mustard not to consume the Baldwin St. Kosher brand frankfurters described below. The affected products contain mustard which is not declared on the label.

These products are known to have been distributed in Ontario and Québec and may have been distributed nationally.

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, Perl's Fine Foods, Toronto, Ontario, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

All codes of the following Baldwin St. Kosher brand products which do not declare mustard in the list of ingredients are affected by this alert:

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC
Baldwin St. Kosher All Beef Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00001 0
Baldwin St. Kosher All Beef Frankfurters – Kids Size 375 g 8 32202 00009 6
Baldwin St. Kosher All Beef Cocktail Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00004 1
Baldwin St. Kosher Turkey Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00011 9
Baldwin St. Kosher All Chicken Frankfurters 375 g 8 32202 00002 7

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Perl's Fine Foods at 416-248-4235; or,

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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

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