Certain Ottogi brand noodle products recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
January 25, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Correction - Updated Food Recall Warning
Subcategory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
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Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 25, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on January 23, 2019 has been amended to correctly identify the affected products. The corrections for these products are marked by an asterisk (*).

Industry is recalling certain Ottogi brand noodle products from the marketplace because they may 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)
All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.20.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label Outer package: 6 45175 52015 3
Inner package: 6 45175 52012 2
Ottogi Jin Ramen Mild 600 g
(120 g x 5)
All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label Outer package: 6 45175 52014 6
Inner package: 6 45175 52011 5
Ottogi Plain Instant Noodle* 110 g* All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 6 45175 52201 0*
Ottogi Asian Style Instant Noodle -Yeul Noodle Bowl* 115 g* All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 6 45175 57071 4*
Ottogi Jin Ramen (Mild) (bowl) 110 g All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 8 801045 571362
Ottogi Jin Ramen (Hot) (bowl) 110 g All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 6 45175 57163 6
Ottogi Jjajang Bokki (bowl) 120 g All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 6 45175 57143 8
Ottogi Korean Style Instant Noodle -Snack Ramen 6 x 62 g All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label Outer package: 6 45175 92077 9
Inner package: 6 45175 57264 0
Ottogi Asian Style Instant Noodle –Odongtong Myon (Seafood) - Spicy Flavor (bowl) 100 g All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 6 45175 57282 4
Ottogi Asian Style Instant Noodle - Jjajang Noodle 675 g
(135 g x 5)
All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label Outer package: 6 45175 52144 0
Inner package: 6 45175 55009 9
Ottogi Asian Style Instant Noodle –Odongtong Myon (Seafood) - Spicy Flavor (multipack) 600 g
(120 g x 5)
All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including NOV.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label Outer package: 6 45175 52294 2
Inner package: 6 45175 52288 1
Ottogi Ramen Bokki (cup) 120 g All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including JUL.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 8 801045 571386
Ottogi Buckwheat chilli noodle 5 pack All Best Before dates from JAN.15.2019 up to and including JUL.21.2019, and where egg is not declared on the label 6 45175 52252 2

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