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Food Recall Warning - Golden Dipt brand Jalapeño Breader recalled due to E. coli O121

Recall date:
July 13, 2016
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - E. coli O121
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
GFS - Calgary, GFS - Edmonton, SYSCO Edmonton
Distribution:
Alberta, Possibly National
Extent of the distribution:
Hotel/Restaurant/Institutional
Reference number:
10789, 10799, 10790

Recall details

Ottawa, July 13, 2016 - Industry is recalling Golden Dipt brand Jalapeño Breader from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O121 contamination. Retailers, restaurants and institutions should not sell or use the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Golden Dipt Jalapeño Breader 4.54 kg 0414647003
0513647003
7 63089 72154 8

What you should do

Food contaminated with E. coli O121 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in the United States. 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 have been no reported illnesses in Canada associated with the consumption of this product.

More information

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

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Golden Dipt - Jalapeño Breader

Golden Dipt - Jalapeño Breader

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