Daisho brand "Seasoned Soup Base for Pot (Kimuchi Nabe Soup)" recalled due to undeclared shrimp and crab

Starting date:
February 2, 2018
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Crustacean/Shellfish
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
JFC International (Canada) Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
12020

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 2, 2018 - JFC International (Canada) Inc. is recalling Daisho brand "Seasoned Soup Base for Pot (Kimuchi Nabe Soup)" from the marketplace because it contains shrimp and crab which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to shrimp and crab should not consume the recalled product described below.

What you should do

Check to see if you have 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 shrimp and crab, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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
Daisho (Japanese characters only) "Seasoned Soup Base for Pot (Kimuchi Nabe Soup)" 750 g All codes 4 904621 04221

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

JFC International (Canada) Inc.: 905.629.0993 ext 236

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