Certain Ottogi brand noodle products recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
January 11, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Lemond Food Group (Vaughan), Seoul Trading Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
12714

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 11, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on November 16, 2018 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Industry is recalling certain Ottogi brand noodle products from the marketplace because they contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg 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 egg, 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.

Background

This recall was triggered by 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
Ottogi Jin Ramen Spicy 600 g (120 g x 5) BEST BEFORE
JUN.24.2019
Outer package: 6 45175 52015 3
Inner package: 6 45175 52012 2
Ottogi Jin Ramen Mild 600 g (120 g x 5) BEST BEFORE
OCT.01.2019
Outer package: 6 45175 52014 6
Inner package: 6 45175 52011 5
Ottogi Snack Ramen 6 x 62 g BEST BEFORE
SEP.26.2019
Outer package: 6 45175 92077 9
Inner package: 6 45175 57264 0
Ottogi Jin Ramen Mild 120 g BEST BEFORE
MAR.11.2019
6 45175 52011 5

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