Farm Boy The Bake Shop brand Tres Leches Cake recalled due to undeclared wheat

Starting date:
May 11, 2021
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Farm Boy Company Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
14401

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 11, 2021 - Farm Boy Company Inc. is recalling Farm Boy The Bake Shop brand Tres Leches Cake from the marketplace because it contains wheat which is not declared on the label. People who have an allergy to wheat, or have celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Farm Boy
The Bake Shop
Tres Leches Cake 450 g 8 08912 02284 0 Best Before:
MA12

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 wheat, or have celiac disease or other gluten-related disorders, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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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