Co-op Gold Pure brand Almond Butter – Crunchy Roasted recalled due to undeclared cashew and hazelnut

Starting date:
April 9, 2021
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Tree Nut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Federated Co-Operatives Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Possibly National, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
14343

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, April 9, 2021 - The food recall warning issued on March 20, 2021 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Federated Co-operatives Ltd. is recalling Co-op Gold Pure brand Almond Butter – Crunchy Roasted because it may contain cashew and hazelnut which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to cashew or hazelnut should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Co-op Gold Pure Almond Butter – Crunchy Roasted 500 g 0 57316 16814 6 All codes where cashew and hazelnut are 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 cashew or hazelnut, 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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