Certain Alkanater Brand Tahina May Contain Salmonella Bacteria

February 9, 2012

NOTE: THIS RECALL IS ONLY FOR AFFECTED PRODUCTS SOLD IN CANADA

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Phoenicia Group are warning the public not to consume the Alkanater brand Tahina described below because the product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

The product being recalled is:

UPC Code Product Description Lot Code
6 92551 00002 0 Alkanter Tahini 454 grams Exp 5/7/2013

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product. The importer, Phoenicia Group, St-Laurent, Quebec is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information please call Phoenicia Group at 514-389-6363 or learn more about the recall on the CIFA website.