OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/13 -- The following alert was transmitted by Antigonish Abattoir Ltd. to the news media on June 12, 2013.
PRESS RELEASE (Allergen)
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 MacGillivrayAntigonish Abattoir Ltd.Antigonish County, Nova Scotia(902) 863-1545 or after hours at (902) 863-2883
The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.
For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.
For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/recalls.
To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.
CFIA Media Relations