Allergy Alert - Undeclared mustard and/or sulphites in certain Rouge brand dressings
Recall / advisory date:
July 12, 2013

Reason for recall / advisory:

Allergen - Mustard, Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:
Class 1

Company / Firm:
Rouge Canada S.E.N.C.

Distribution:
Alberta, May be National, Ontario, Quebec

Extent of the distribution:
Retail


Advisory details

Ottawa, July 12, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Rouge Canada S.E.N.C. are warning people with allergies to mustard or sensitivities to sulphites not to consume the Rouge brand Dressings described below. The affected products contain mustard and/or sulphites which are not declared on the label.

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 or sensitivities to sulphites.

The distributor, Rouge Canada S.E.N.C., head office located in Montreal, Quebec, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.


Affected products


1) Rouge Maple Raspberry Dressing 250 mL All codes where mustard and sulphites are not declared in the list of ingredients

2)Rouge Dijon Mustard and Maple Dressing 250 mL All codes where sulphites are not declared in the list of ingredients

For more information, consumers and industry can contact

Rouge Canada S.E.N.C., Julie DeBlois at 514-544-4131