Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Jameedna Zaman brand Soup Starter Soup Base and Kasih brand Halva recalled due to undeclared milk and sesame

Recall date:
March 17, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Sesame Seeds
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Salem Brothers
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10441, 10442

Recall details

Ottawa, March 17, 2016 - Salem Brothers is recalling Jameedna Zaman brand Soup Starter Soup Base and Kasih brand Halva from the marketplace because they contain milk and sesame which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or sesame should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Jameedna Zaman Soup Starter Soup Base 1 kg All codes where milk is not declared on the label 6 251591 112151
Kasih Ayam Zaman Halva Extra Pistachio 450 g All codes where sesame is not declared on the label 6 253001 002205
Kasih Premium Quality Halva Extra with Pistachio 900 g All codes where sesame is not declared on the label 6 253001 010385
Kasih Premium Quality Halva Extra Vanilla 450 g All codes where sesame is not declared on the label 6 253001 010422
Kasih Ayam Zaman Halva Extra Vanilla 900 g All codes where sesame is not declared on the label 6 253001 010019
Kasih Ayam Zaman Halva Super Extra - Mixed & Covered with Nuts & Chocolate 450 g All codes where sesame and milk are not on the label declared 6 253001 004919
Kasih Ayam Zaman Halva Super Extra - Mixed & Covered with Nuts & Chocolate 900 g All codes where sesame and milk are not declared on the label 6 253001 010057
Kasih Premium Quality Halva Super Extra - Mixed & Coverd with Nuts & Chocolate 450 g All codes where sesame and milk are not declared on the label 6 253001 010460
Kasih Premium Quality Halva Super Extra - Mixed & Coverd with Nuts & Chocolate 900 g All codes where sesame and milk are not declared on the label 6 253001 010415

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 milk or sesame, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. The 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 have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

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

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