Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Sardo brand Arugula Pesto recalled due to undeclared milk

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OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Sardo Foods is recalling Sardo brand Arugula Pesto from the marketplace because it may contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario.

Recalled product








Arugula Pesto

228 g (4 x 57 g)

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What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

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


This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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.


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

More information


SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

For further information: Media enquiries: CFIA Media Relations, 613-773-6600


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