This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.
Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Durra brand seasoning products recalled due to undeclared sesame and wheat
- Recall date:
- April 12, 2018
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Sesame Seeds, Allergen - Wheat
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Phoenicia Group Inc.
- Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, April 12, 2018 - The food recall warning issued on March 28, 2018 has been updated to include additional product and allergen information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.
Phoenicia Group Inc. is recalling Durra brand seasoning products from the marketplace because they may contain sesame and wheat which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to sesame or wheat, celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders should not consume the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Code(s) on Product|
|Durra||Mansaf Seasoning||70 g||6 251136 007096||PD: 10/05/2017
|Durra||Dukka Madiny||350 g||6 251136 001124||PD: 11/05/2017
|Durra||Kabsa Mix||75 g||6 251136 007133||PD: 23/12/2017
|Durra||Kabsa Mix||75 g||6 251136 007133||PD: 10/04/2017
|Durra||Biryani Mix||75 g||6 251136 014896||PD: 23/12/2017
|Durra||Biryani Mix||75 g||6 251136 014896||PD: 10/04/2017
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 sesame or wheat, celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by 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 products from the marketplace.
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.
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