Certain Daesang brand rice seasoning mixes recalled due to undeclared egg, milk, oyster, soy, and wheat

Starting date:
June 7, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Crustacean/Shellfish, Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Fish, Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Soy, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Lemond Food Corp.
Distribution:
Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
13027

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, June 7, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on June 5, 2019 has been updated to include an additional importer. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Lemond Food 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.

Who is affected

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of the products listed in the Updated Food Recall Warning on June 5, 2019. However, at this time, there have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of the products identified in this Food Recall Warning.

Background

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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
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 Vegetable Rice Sprinkles (seasoning) 24 g All codes where egg, milk, oyster, soy, and wheat are not declared on the label 8 801052 724867

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