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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Gelato Fresco brand Toasted Hazelnut Dairy Ice recalled due to undeclared almond
- Recall date:
- November 20, 2015
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Tree Nut
- Hazard classification:
- Class 2
- Company / Firm:
- Gelato Fresco
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, November 20, 2015 - Gelato Fresco is recalling Gelato Fresco brand Toasted Hazelnut Dairy Ice from the marketplace because it may contain almond which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to almond should not consume the recalled product described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Code(s) on Product|
|Gelato Fresco||Toasted Hazelnut Dairy Ice||500 ml||0 67902 50002 1||4745|
What you should do
Check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
If you have an allergy to almond, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
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.
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.
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