Char Crust brand Dry Rub Seasonings recalled due to undeclared mustard

Starting date:
February 26, 2016
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Anchor Foods Inc., Elite International Foods Inc., Great Culinary Adventures Inc.
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Possibly National, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 26, 2016 - Industry is recalling Char Crust brand Dry Rub Seasonings from the marketplace because they contain mustard which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to mustard should not consume the recalled products described below.

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

Who is affected

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


This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Char Crust Dry-Rub Seasoning – Southwest Chipotle 113 g All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 76915 05045 4
Char Crust Dry-Rub Seasoning – Roasted Garlic Peppercorn 113 g All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 76915 04045 5
Char Crust Dry-Rub Seasoning – Sun-Dried Tomato & Garlic 113 g All codes where mustard is not declared on the label 0 76915 08045 1


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