Updated Food Recall Warning - Mr. Christie's brand Arrowroot Biscuits recalled due to potential off-taste

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OTTAWA, Oct. 28, 2016 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on October 21, 2016 has been updated to include additional codes. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Mondelēz Canada is recalling certain date codes of Mr. Christie's brand Arrowroot Biscuits from the marketplace due to potential off-taste.  Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally in Canada only. 

Recalled products






Mr. Christie's

Arrowroot Biscuits

350 g

0 66721 01046 9

Best Before

2017 MR 01       

Mr. Christie's

Arrowroot Biscuits

3.6 kg –

300 x 12 g


1 00 66721 51404 9

Best Before

2017 MA 13  


What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

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.


This recall was triggered by the company. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other 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 have been reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

For further information: Media enquiries: Mondelēz Canada Media Relations, 1-847-943-5678; CFIA Media Relations, 613-773-6600


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