Updated Food Recall Warning - Certain Pie Shells and Tart Shells recalled due to E. coli O121

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OTTAWA, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on June 23, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Industry is recalling certain pie shells and tart shells due to possible E. coli O121 contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Ontario at the locations indicated below.

Recalled products

 

Brand

Product

Size

UPC

Codes

Additional Information

None

(no label)

3" Tart Shells

Unsweetened

Variable

None

Sold from January 19, 2017 to April 27, 2017

Sold in Ontario from

Hillcrest Home Baking, 2192 Floradale Rd., Floradale, ON

Schnurr's

Frozen Sweet Tart Shells

Variable

Starts with 200158

Sold from December 22, 2016 to April 20, 2017

Sold in Ontario from

Schnurr's Grocery,   5168 Ament Line, Linwood, ON.

Schnurr's

Tart Shells Unsweetened 3"

Variable

Variable

Sold from December 23-24, 2016

 

Sold in Ontario from

Schnurr's Grocery,
5168 Ament Line, Linwood, ON.

HomeStyle Flavours

″Pillsbury* 9″ Deep Pie Crust″

Variable

None

Sold from March 15, 2017 to April 27, 2017

Sold in Ontario from

HomeStyle Flavours: 6721 Wellington Rd 109, RR 1, Teviotdale, ON

 

*Please note that these pie shells were repacked from Apple Valley brand products by Homestyle Flavours.

HomeStyle Flavours

″Pillsbury* 9″  Pie Top″

Variable

None

Sold from March 15, 2017 to April 27, 2017

Sold in Ontario from

HomeStyle Flavours:

6721 Wellington Rd 109 

Teviotdale, ON

 

*Please note that these pie shells were repacked from Apple Valley brand products by Homestyle Flavours.

HomeStyle Flavours

″Pillsbury* Unsweetened 3″ Tart Shells″

Variable

None

Sold from March 8, 2017 to April 27, 2017

Sold in Ontario from

HomeStyle Flavours: 6721 Wellington Rd 109 

Teviotdale, ON

 

*Please note that these tart shells were repacked from Apple Valley brand products by Homestyle Flavours.

HomeStyle Flavours

ʺPillsbury* Unswetened 2″ Tart Shellsʺ

Variable

None

Sold from April 5-27, 2017

Sold in Ontario from

HomeStyle Flavours: 6721 Wellington Rd 109 

Teviotdale, ON

 

*Please note that these tart shells were repacked from Apple Valley brand products by Homestyle Flavours.

 

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.

It is not safe to taste or eat raw dough or batter regardless of the type of flour used, as raw flour can be contaminated with harmful bacteria such as E. coli O121. Food contaminated with E. coli O121 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by findings by the CFIA during its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak. 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 reported illnesses associated with flour; however, at this time, there have been no confirmed illnesses associated with the products identified in this Food Recall Warning.

More information

 

SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

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

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