Lotte brand Choco Pie recalled due to almonds
Lotte brand Choco Pies are being recalled. (CTV)
Published Saturday, June 30, 2012 10:45AM EDT
Last Updated Saturday, June 30, 2012 12:22PM EDT
OTTAWA - Lotte brand Choco Pies are being recalled because they may contain almond that is not declared on the label.
The affected product is sold in 168 gram packages (UPC 8 801062 161881) and in 336 gram packages (UPC 8 801062 160709 or 8 801062 16825).
The product has been distributed in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and possibly other provinces.
Consumption of the product could cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in people with allergies to almond.
However, no illnesses have been linked to the Choco Pies.
The importer, Uncle T Food Ltd. of Richmond, B.C., is recalling the affected product and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency is monitoring the recall.