King's Pastry Canada Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Hazelnuts in Various Cakes
this recall involves any product purchased before January 01, 2017
King's Pastry is recalling various cakes as a result of the products containing tree nut (hazelnut) allergens which are not listed on the product labels. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to tree nuts (hazelnut) run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled cakes can be identified by their UPC codes and net weight, a full list of which can be found here.
The Tuxedo Bar Cake and Chocolate Bar Cake are packaged in a clear rectangular semi-rigid plastic dome with a black base. The Chocolate Lava Cake is packaged in a clear square-shaped rigid plastic container sealed with a plastic film, this container is then packaged in a square-shaped thin cardboard box. The Cappuccino Carnival Cake and Mango Carnival Cake are packaged in cardboard tray and are only sold in cafeteria.
This recall involves any product purchased before January 01, 2017. The affected cakes were distributed to retail stores and food service locations in Illinois, Hawaii, Massachusetts, and New York.
The company has received one complaint associated with the consumption of these products, to date.
Consumers who have purchased these products are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers with any additional questions or concerns about the recall should contact Kevin Chan with King's Pastry at (905) 238-8328 ext. 115.