Clic brand tahina may contain Salmonella bacteria

Starting date:
July 16, 2013

Type of communication:

Alert sub-type:
Health Hazard Alert

Microbiological - Salmonella

Hazard classification:
Class 2

Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recalling firm:


Extent of the product distribution:

CFIA reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, July 16, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning the public not to consume the Clic brand Tahina described below because it may be contaminated with Salmonella.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

The CFIA is working with the importer to remove the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name: Clic
Common name: Sesame Paste Tahina
Size:454 g
Code(s) on product:Lot Code - LOT # 1432/12
UPC: 0 58504 74097 7