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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Chocolat de Luxe Chocolate brand Milk Chocolate with Crunchy Caramel and Almonds recalled due to undeclared wheat

Recall date:
November 3, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Chocolat de Luxe Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10982

Recall details

Ottawa, November 3, 2016 - Chocolat de Luxe Inc. is recalling Chocolat de Luxe Chocolate brand Milk Chocolate with Crunchy Caramel and Almonds from the marketplace because it may contain wheat which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to wheat or sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Chocolat de Luxe Chocolate Milk Chocolate with Crunchy Caramel and Almonds 80 g All packages where wheat is not declared on the label None

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 wheat or sensitivity to gluten, do not consume the recalled product as it 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 this product.

More information

Chocolat de Luxe Inc., Suzanne Parent: 1-800-561-2395

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

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