Undeclared mustard in certain frozen pizzas

Starting date:
May 4, 2013
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
RFG Canada Inc.
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 4, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to mustard not to consume the frozen pizza products described below. The affected products contain mustard which is not declared on the label.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to mustard.

The manufacturer, RFG Canada Inc., Toronto, ON, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Donatello's Rizin' Crust Pepperoni Bake & Rise Pizza 715 g All codes 7 76808 01112 7
Zia Maria Pepperoni Rising Crust Pizza 840 g All codes 7 74223 23956 0
Zia Maria Deluxe Rising Crust Pizza 927 g All codes 7 74223 23957 7


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