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Food Recall Warning - Certain Piper's Pies brand Pies recalled due to undeclared anchovy and egg

Recall date:
October 1, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Fish
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Adams Quality Foods
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Possibly National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10928

Recall details

Ottawa, October 1, 2016 - Adams Quality Foods is recalling certain Piper's Pies brand Pies from the marketplace because they contain anchovy and may contain egg which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to anchovy or egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in British Columbia and Alberta and may have been sold in other provinces and territories.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Piper's Pies Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie 400 g All codes where anchovy and egg are not declared on the label 7 78947 10305 3
Piper's Pies Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie 850 g All codes where anchovy and egg are not declared on the label None
Piper's Pies 2 Steak & Vegetables Gourmet Meat Pies 2 x 200 g All codes where anchovy is not declared on the label 7 78947 20110 0
Piper's Pies Steak & Veggie Pie 350 g All codes where anchovy is not declared on the label None
Piper's Pies Steak & Veggie Pie 750 g All codes where anchovy is not declared on the label None
Piper's Pies Steak & Mushroom Gourmet Pie 350 g All codes where anchovy is not declared on the label 7 78947 10031 1
Piper's Pies Steak & Mushroom Gourmet Pie 750 g All codes where anchovy is not declared on the label 7 78947 10200 1
Piper's Pies Steak & Ale Gourmet Pie 350 g All codes where anchovy is not declared on the label 7 78947 11221 5
Piper's Pies Steak & Kidney Gourmet Pie 350 g All codes where anchovy is not declared on the label 7 78947 10021 2

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

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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.

Product photos

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Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 400 gram

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 400 gram

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 400 gram

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 400 gram

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 850 gram

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 850 gram

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 850 gram

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie – Beef Shepherd’s Pie - 850 gram

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