ACIA/Allergy Alert-Undeclared Mustard in Certain Seasoned Peppered Smoked Turkey Breast

Sat Jan 19, 2013 3:28am EST

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  OTTAWA, ONTARIO, Jan 19 (MARKET WIRE) --


    Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/VQaX6j.

    The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Lilydale Inc. are warning
people with allergies to mustard not to consume the seasoned peppered
smoked turkey breast described below. The affected products contain
mustard which is not declared on the label.

    All lots of the following products, sold on request from retail deli
counters, are affected by this alert:


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Brand                                         Product
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Lilydale       Seasoned Smoked Turkey Breast Peppered
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PrimoTaglio    Seasoned Peppered Smoked Turkey Breast
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    These products have been distributed in Alberta, British Columbia and
Ontario.

    Consumers, who are allergic to mustard and are unable to identify the
brand of seasoned peppered smoked turkey breast purchased, are advised to
check with the place of purchase to determine if they have recalled
product.

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

    Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening
reaction in persons with allergies to mustard.

    The manufacturer, Lilydale Inc (Est. 237), Edmonton, AB is voluntarily
recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is
monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

    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 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://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp.

    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.

Contacts:
Media enquiries:
CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

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