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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.
Distribution:
Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
12179

Recall details

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.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Durra Mansaf Seasoning 70 g 6 251136 007096 PD: 10/05/2017
BB: 09/04/2019
Lot: 03
Durra Dukka Madiny 350 g 6 251136 001124 PD: 11/05/2017
BB: 10/04/2019
Lot: 02
Durra Kabsa Mix 75 g 6 251136 007133 PD: 23/12/2017
BB: 22/12/2019
Lot: 16
Durra Kabsa Mix 75 g 6 251136 007133 PD: 10/04/2017
BB: 09/04/2019
Lot: 03
Durra Biryani Mix 75 g 6 251136 014896 PD: 23/12/2017
BB: 22/12/2019
Lot: 14
Durra Biryani Mix 75 g 6 251136 014896 PD: 10/04/2017
BB: 09/04/2019
Lot: 03

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.

Background

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.

Illnesses

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

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