Durra brand Mansaf Seasoning recalled due to undeclared sesame and gluten

Starting date:
March 28, 2018
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Sesame Seeds
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Phoenicia Group Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
12142

Advisory details

Ottawa, March 28, 2018 - Phoenicia Group Inc. is recalling Durra brand Mansaf Seasoning from the marketplace because it may contain sesame and gluten which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to sesame or who have celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders should not consume the recalled product described below.

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the store where it was purchased.

If you have an allergy to sesame or celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Durra Mansaf Seasoning 70 g PD: 10/05/2017
BB: 09/04/2019
Lot: 03
6 251136 007096

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