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Food Recall Warning - Amsterdam Brewery brand Sweetwater Squeeze Blood Orange Radler recalled due to swelling and bursting cans

Recall date:
September 9, 2016
Reason for recall:
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
Amsterdam Brewery
New Brunswick, Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, September 9, 2016 - Amsterdam Brewery is recalling Amsterdam Brewery brand Sweetwater Squeeze Blood Orange Radler, which is sold individually or in a Summer Entertainer variety pack, from the marketplace due to swelling and bursting cans. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Amsterdam Brewery Sweetwater Squeeze Radler Blood Orange 473 ml G2216 6 26824 00015 8
Amsterdam Brewery Summer Entertainer 4 x 473 ml All codes 6 26824 00020 2

What you should do

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


This recall was triggered by the company. 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.


There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

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

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