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Food Recall - Hazella brand Chocolatey Hazelnut Spreads

Web posted on December 04, 2013

Ottawa, November 29, 2013 - The food recall warning issued on November 28, 2013 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Frres Magid Brothers Distribution is recalling Hazella brand Chocolatey Hazelnut Spreads from the marketplace because they may contain almonds which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to almonds should not consume the recalled products described below.

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

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

This recall was triggered by CFIA test results. 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.

Brand nameCommon nameSizeCode(s) on productUPC
HazellaChocolatey Hazelnut Spread150 g13035
Lot Nr. PN C21Y*
0 63517 01136 5
HazellaChocolatey Vanilla Hazelnut Spread Duo*150 g13035
Lot Nr. PN S29Y*
0 63517 01133 4*

The following products have been sold nationally.

For more information, consumers and industry can call the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report

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