The Pie Guy brand Pies recalled due to undeclared milk, wheat, and gluten

Starting date:
February 11, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Meat Pies Plus
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8617

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 11, 2014 - The food recall warning issued on February 5, 2014 has been updated to include additional products. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Meat Pies Plus is recalling various pie products from the marketplace because they contain milk, wheat, and gluten. People with an allergy to milk, wheat, or gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products, sold fresh and frozen, have been sold in Ontario.

What you should do

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

Who is affected

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

Background

This recall was triggered by CFIA inspection activities. 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 products from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
The Pie Guy Turkey Pie N/A All products where the ingredient list does not declare milk, wheat, or gluten. N/A
The Pie Guy Vegetarian Pie N/A All products where the ingredient list does not declare milk, wheat, or gluten. N/A

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