Ottogi curry products recalled due to undeclared milk and mustard

Starting date:
October 24, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Mustard
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Manna International Trading Ltd., Pan Asia Food Co. Ltd., Seoul Trading Corporation (BC), Seoul Trading Corporation (ON)
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
9395

Advisory details

Ottawa, October 24, 2014 - The food recall warning issued on October 21, 2014 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Industry is recalling Ottogi curry products from the marketplace because they contain milk and mustard which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or mustard should not consume the recalled products described below.

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to milk or mustard, 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 product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Bekse Curry Mild 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01002 9
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Bekse Curry Medium 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01001 2
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Bekse Curry Medium kg All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 99120 5
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Bekse Curry Hot 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01003 6
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Vermont Curry Mild 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 013114
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Vermont Curry Mild kg All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 013510
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Vermont Curry Medium 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 013121
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Vermont Curry Hot 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 013138
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Vermont Curry Gold Mild 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 014111
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Vermont Curry Gold Medium 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 014104
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Vermont Curry Gold Hot 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 014135
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Curry Mild kg All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 010007
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Curry (medium) 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01012 8
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Curry (medium) 500 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01042 5
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Curry (medium) kg All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01052 4
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Curry Mild 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01011 1
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Curry Hot kg All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 8 801045 010045
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Ottogi Curry (hot) 100 g All codes where milk and mustard are not declared on the label 6 45175 01013 5

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