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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Catch of the Bay Fresh Fish Market brand seafood pies recalled due to undeclared egg and wheat

Recall date:
August 29, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Masstown Market
Distribution:
Nova Scotia
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9190

Recall details

Ottawa, August 29, 2014 - Masstown Market is recalling seafood pies from the marketplace because they contain egg and wheat which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg or wheat should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold from Masstown Market in Masstown, Nova Scotia.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Catch of the Bay Fresh Fish Market Lobster Seafood Pie 1200 g All Best Before dates where egg and wheat are not declared on the label 205325 119998
Catch of the Bay Fresh Fish Market Atlantic Seafood Pie 1200 g All Best Before dates where egg and wheat are not declared on the label 205324 414995

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to egg or wheat, 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 products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

Masstown Market: Laurie Jennings - 902-662-2816 Laurie@masstownmarket.com

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

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