(January 18, 2014) FOOD RECALL WARNING - RIPPLE CREEK FARM BRAND SPIRAL SLICED HAM RECALLED DUE TO LISTERIA

FOOD RECALL WARNING

 

RIPPLE CREEK FARM BRAND SPIRAL SLICED HAM RECALLED DUE TO LISTERIA

 

OTTAWA, January 18, 2014 – The CFIA and the Overwaitea Food Group are recalling Ripple Creek Farm brand Spiral Sliced Ham – Hickory Smoked from the marketplace due to possible Listeria contamination.

Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The distributor, Overwaitea Food Group, Langley, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace.  The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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.

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

Recalled product:

The following product has been sold in British Columbia and Alberta.

Ripple Creek Farm
Hickory Smoked Spiral Sliced Ham
Best Before 2014 FE 13

What you should do:

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

 

For more information: http://inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/food-recall-warnings/complete-listing/2014-01-18/eng/1390082754519/1390082775392