Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Shirakiku brand Frozen Fish Cakes recalled due to undeclared egg, milk, shrimp and octopus

Recall date:
July 16, 2019
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Crustacean/Shellfish, Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Fish, Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Consumer
Reference number:
13078, 13082, 13092

Recall details

Ottawa, July 16, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on July 10, 2019 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc. is recalling Shirakiku brand Frozen Fish Cakes from the marketplace because they may contain egg, milk, shrimp and octopus which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg, milk, shrimp or octopus should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Shirakiku Fried Fish Cake (Gobou Maki) (Item 92555) 150 g 0 74410 92555 0 All codes where egg, milk, shrimp and octopus are not declared on the label
Shirakiku Fried Fish Cake (Ika Maki) (Item 92556) 150 g 0 74410 92556 7 All codes where egg, milk, shrimp and octopus are not declared on the label
Shirakiku Fried Fish Cake (Age Ball) (Item 92557) 150 g 0 74410 93557 4 All codes where egg, milk, shrimp and octopus are not declared on the label
Shirakiku Fried Fish Cake (Satsuma Age) (Item 92559) 150 g 0 74410 92559 8 All codes where egg, milk, shrimp and octopus are not declared on the label

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 egg, milk, shrimp or octopus, 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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

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Public enquiries and media

Company information
Wismettac Asian Foods, Inc.
Telephone: 604-303-8620
Email: recall@wismettacusa.com
Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: cfia.enquiries-demandederenseignements.acia@canada.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@canada.ca
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