Undeclared mustard in Tony's Meats brand Liverwurst & Pate

Starting date:
June 13, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert
Subcategory:
Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Antigonish Abattoir Ltd
Distribution:
Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8075

Advisory details

Ottawa, June 13, 2013 - The following alert was transmitted by Antigonish Abattoir Ltd. to the news media on June 12, 2013.

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PRESS RELEASE (Allergen)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ALLERGY ALERT - Undeclared mustard in Tony's Meats brand Liverwurst & Pate

Antigonish, Nova Scotia, (June 12, 2013) -- Antigonish Abattoir Ltd., Antigonish, Nova Scotia is warning consumers not to consume (Tony's Meats Brand:  Fine Herb Liverwurst, Black Pepper Liverwurst, Fine Herb Pate and Black Pepper Pate) because it may contain (Mustard) which is not declared on the label.

The product being recalled is:
(Tony's Meats Brand: 175g Fine Herb Liverwurst & Black Pepper Liverwurst best before date 13 MA 27, 13 JN 12, 13 JN 22, 13 JL 24, 13 AU 14; 200g Fine Herb Pate & Black Pepper Pate Best Before 13 MA 25, 13 JN 05, 13 JN 26, 13 JL 18)

The product is distributed in the Province of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland.

Tony's Meats Brand:  Fine Herb Liverwurst, Black Pepper Liverwurst, Fine Herb Pate and Black Pepper Pate may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to (MUSTARD).

Consumers should return to point of sale for a refund.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with this product.

Consumers can contact Antigonish Abattoir Ltd. by calling (902) 863-1545

For more information, media please contact:

Dan MacGillivray
Antigonish Abattoir Ltd.
Antigonish County, Nova Scotia
(902) 863-1545 or after hours at (902) 863-2883

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