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Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk in Kugi Foods Blue Mountain Roasted Coffee From Taiwan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Apr 3, 2013) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk not to consume Kugi Foods Blue Mountain Roasted Coffee described below. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

The following product, imported from Taiwan, is affected by this alert:

Kugi Foods Blue Mountain Roasted Coffee 330 g
(15 sachets x 22 g)
4 712277 710143 Up to and including

This product has been distributed in British Columbia and Alberta. However, it may be distributed in other provinces.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The importer, Uncle T Food, Richmond, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food_allergies.

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at:

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.