Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Ziyad brand Soup Starter Soup Base - Jameed recalled due to undeclared milk

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OTTAWA, Feb. 28, 2017 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on February 24, 2017 has been updated to include additional distribution information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Amira Entreprises Inc. is recalling Ziyad brand Soup Starter Soup Base – Jameed, which is sold individually or in a combination pack with Chef's brand Premium Rice, from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Saskatchewan, and may have been distributed in other provinces or territories.

Recalled products








Soup Starter Soup Base – Jameed

1 kg

0 74265 00597 1

All codes where milk is not declared on the label

Ziyad & Chef's

Soup Starter Soup Base – Jameed & Premium Rice

1.91 kg

0 74265 01239 9

All codes where milk is not declared on the label


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 products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


This recall was triggered by the CFIA's 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.


There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

More information


SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

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


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