UPDATE - Allergy Alert:
Undeclared Peanut Protein in Certain Misbis Brand
Chocolate and Confectionery Products from Turkey
warning issued on August 1, 2006, has been
expanded to include additional information on
product distribution. The Canadian Food Inspection
Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies
to peanuts not to consume certain Misbis brand
chocolate and confectionery products. The affected
products may contain peanut protein not declared
on the label.
All codes and lots of the following
Misbis products are affected by this alert:
- 1 "Dinastia, Punjena secerna
tabla sa mlecnom aromom tejtala" Milk bar
85 g 8 691901 112040
- 2 "Dinastia, Punjena secerna
tabla sa lesnikovom aromom mogyoros csokolade"
Hazelnut bar 85 g 8 691901 112095
- 3 Nice Rice Crispy Tablet Chocolate
Coated Crisped Rice 55 g 8 691900 144271
- 4 Fred, Cappuccino Coated Wafer
32 g 8 691901 012197
- 5 Fred, Dark Coated Wafer 32
g 8 691901 012692
- 6 Jupiter, Hazelnut Cream Coated
Wafer 20 g 8 691901 011985
- 7 Kinos, Compound Chocolate Egg,
Toys Present 25 g 8 691901 010667
- 8 Mis-Take Coated Wafer 21 g
8 691901 010902
- 9 Bisella, Cacao Cream with Hazelnut
Spread 10 g/cup 9011 1877
- 10 Bisella, Hazelnut Cream with
Cacao Spread 350g 8 691901 011916
These products imported from Turkey
have been distributed in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia,
Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta and British
There have been no reported illnesses
associated with the consumption of these products.
Consumption of these products may
cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in
persons with allergies to peanut protein.
For more information, consumers
and industry can call the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342
/ TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern
time, Monday to Friday).
For information on peanut, one of
the nine most common food allergens, visit the
Food Allergens web page at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.
For information on receiving recalls
by electronic mail, or for other food safety facts,
visit our web site at www.inspection.gc.ca.