Aling Mary's brand Sweet Buns (Pandesal) recalled due to undeclared milk and wheat

Starting date:
July 8, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Aling Mary's
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Possibly National, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
9027

Advisory details

Ottawa, July 8, 2014 - Aling Mary's is recalling Aling Mary's brand Sweet Buns (Pandesal) from the marketplace because they contain milk and wheat which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or wheat should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Yukon, and may have been distributed in other provinces.

What you should do

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

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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 product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Aling Mary's Sweet Buns (Pandesal) 780 g All codes where milk and wheat do not appear on the label. 6 27776 00001 2

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