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Food Safety Warning (Allergen): Grandma's Perogies Brand Potato & Bacon Perogies Contain Undeclared Soy

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/03/14 -- Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/1osKLyh

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning the public not to consume Grandma's perogies brand Potato & Bacon Perogies described below because they contain soy which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to soy should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold nationally.

Recalled product


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Brand               Product           Size  UPC             Codes
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Grandma's perogies  Potato & Bacon    907 g 8 92691 00112 7 All packages
                    Perogies                                where soy is not
                                                            declared in the
                                                            list of
                                                            ingredients.
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What you should do

If you have an allergy to soy do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

- Learn more about common food allergies: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/fact-sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290

- Sign up for recall notifications by email or follow us on Twitter: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/stay-connected/eng/1299856061207/1299856119191

Background

This recall was triggered by the CFIA inspection activities. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

More information

- CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

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