Joe's Gluten-Free Foods brand Potato & Onion Perogies recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
May 27, 2020
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Joe's Gluten-Free Foods
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
13861

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 27, 2020 - The food recall warning issued on May 12, 2020 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Joe's Gluten-Free Foods is recalling Joe's Gluten-Free Foods brand Potato & Onion Perogies from the marketplace because they may contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Joe's Gluten-Free Foods Potato & Onion Perogies 360 g 6 28451 40002 8 All best before dates up to and including 2021OC20 where milk is not declared on the label

What you should do

Check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

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 the recalled product from the marketplace.

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Media enquiries

Company information
Joe's Gluten-Free Foods: info@joesglutenfree.com

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