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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Sunrise Bakery brand Macaroon Cookies recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
March 31, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Sunrise Bakery Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Possibly National, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Consumer
Reference number:
8748

Recall details

Ottawa, March 31, 2014 - Sunrise Bakery Ltd. is recalling Sunrise Bakery brand Macaroon Cookies from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Sunrise Bakery Macaroon Cookies 227 g R009 and R044 0 55138 03581 3

What you should do

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

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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 has been one reported allergic reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

More information

Sunrise Bakery Ltd., (QA/HACCP Coordinator): liz@sunrise-bakery.com

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

Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600