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Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Various cakes manufactured by King's Pastry recalled due to undeclared hazelnuts / tree nuts

Recall date:
January 4, 2017
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Tree Nut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
King's Pastry
Distribution:
Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
11123

Recall details

Ottawa, January 4, 2017 - The food recall warning issued on December 29, 2016 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

King's Pastry is recalling various cakes from the marketplace because they may contain hazelnuts which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to hazelnuts should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
King's Pastry Tuxedo Bar Cake 550 g All codes where hazelnut and/or tree nuts are not declared on the label 6 85961 10142 5
King's Pastry Tuxedo Bar Cake 400 g All codes where hazelnut and/or tree nuts are not declared on the label 6 85961 10242 2
King's Pastry Chocolate Hazelnut Flavour Bar Cake 550 g All codes where tree nuts are not declared on the label 6 85961 10057 2
King's Pastry Chocolate Hazelnut Bar Cake 400 g All codes where tree nuts are not declared on the label 6 85961 10054 1
Bakewell Desserts Chocolate Lava Cake 113 g All codes where hazelnut and/or tree nuts are not declared on the label 6 85961 10254 5
No brand (manufactured by King's Pastry) Mocha Cake Roll 550 g All codes where hazelnut and/or tree nuts are not declared on the label 6 85961 10305 4
No brand (manufactured by King's Pastry) Cappuccino Carnival Cake 2.0 kg All codes where hazelnut and/or tree nuts are not declared on the label 10685961 100814
No brand (manufactured by King's Pastry) Mango Carnival Cake 2.5 kg All codes where hazelnut and/or tree nuts are not declared on the label 10685961 100913
Bakewell Desserts Double Chocolate Cake 550 g All codes where hazelnut and/or tree nuts are not declared on the label 6 85961 10306 1

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

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. 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 has been one reported reaction 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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Tuxedo Bar Cake - 550 grams

Tuxedo Bar Cake - 550 grams

Tuxedo Bar Cake - 400 grams

Tuxedo Bar Cake - 400 grams

Chocolate Hazelnut Flavour Bar Cake - 550 grams

Chocolate Hazelnut Flavour Bar Cake - 550 grams

Chocolate Hazelnut Bar Cake - 400 grams

Chocolate Hazelnut Bar Cake - 400 grams

Chocolate Lava Cake

Chocolate Lava Cake

Mocha Cake Roll

Mocha Cake Roll

Cappuccino Carnival Cake

Cappuccino Carnival Cake

Mango Carnival Cake

Mango Carnival Cake

Double Chocolate Cake

Double Chocolate Cake

Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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