Undeclared Milk in Western Family brand Seasoned Stuffing Mix

Starting date:
July 5, 2013

Type of communication:
Recall

Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert

Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk

Hazard classification:
Class 2

Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recalling firm:
Overwaitea Food Group

Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia

Extent of the product distribution:
Retail

Advisory details


Ottawa, July 5, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Overwaitea Food Group are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the Western Family brand Seasoned Stuffing Mix described below. The affected product may contain milk which is not declared on the label.

There has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The importer, Overwaitea Food Group, Vancouver, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC info
Western Family Seasoned Stuffing Mix 120 g BB 2014 JA 03 WS2 0 62639 29595 0 imported from USA