Certain Daesang brand rice seasoning mixes recalled due to undeclared egg, milk, oyster, soy, and wheat
- Starting date:
- June 5, 2019
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
- Allergen - Crustacean/Shellfish, Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Soy, Allergen - Wheat
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- Seoul Trading Corp.
- Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Related AWRs
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, June 5, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on June 1, 2019 has been updated to include additional allergen and product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.
Seoul Trading Corp. is recalling certain Daesang brand rice seasoning mixes from the marketplace because they contain egg, milk, oyster, soy, and wheat which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg, milk, oyster, soy, or wheat, or have celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders 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, milk, oyster, soy, or wheat, or have celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
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- View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process
Who is affected
There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of these products.
This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. 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.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||Code(s) on product||UPC|
|Daesang||Boc Rice (seasoning – beef flavour)||24 g||All codes where milk is not declared on the label||8 801052 404004|
|Daesang||Boc Rice (seasoning – shrimp flavour)||24 g||All codes where milk and oyster are not declared on the label||8 801052 404011|
|Daesang||Boc Rice (seasoning – vegetable flavour)||24 g||All codes where egg and oyster are not declared on the label||8 801052 404028|
|Daesang||Seafood Rice Sprinkles (seasoning)||24 g||All codes where egg, milk, oyster, soy, and wheat are not declared on the label||8 801052 724874|
|Daesang||Beef Rice Sprinkles (seasoning)||24 g||All codes where egg, milk, oyster, soy, and wheat are not declared on the label||8 801052 724850|
|Daesang||Vegetable Rice Sprinkles (seasoning)||24 g||All codes where egg, milk, and oyster are not declared on the label||8 801052 724867|
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For more information
Seoul Trading Corp.: 604-468-7790
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