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Published On: Sat, Mar 23rd, 2013

Consumer Advisory – Certain nut butters, peanuts, sugar and tahini from Vicrossano Inc. may contain Salmonella or other harmful bacteria

Recall date: March 23, 2013

 Reason for recall: Microbiological – Salmonella, Microbiological – Other
Hazard classification:
Recalling Firm: Vicrossano Inc.
Distribution: Ontario, Quebec, National
Extent of the distribution: Retail
Advisory details

Ottawa, March 23, 2013 – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning the public not to consume and retailers, restaurants and institutions not to sell or use the nut butters, peanuts, sugar or tahini described below because the products may be contaminated with Salmonella or other harmful bacteria.

These products have been distributed in Ontario and Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces as well.

Consumers who cannot determine the original product identity are advised to check with their retailer to determine if they have one of the affected products.

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

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Codes(s) on Product
Tout Naturel Creamy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Tout Naturel Crunchy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Tout Naturel Organic creamy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Tout Naturel Organic crunchy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Tout Naturel Organic tahini All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Almond butter All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Cashew butter All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Creamy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Crunchy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Organic cashew butter All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Organic creamy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Organic crunchy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Organic sugar All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Organic tahini All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Tahini All sizes All codes
Yum Nature Whole sesame butter All sizes All codes
Soeurs en Vrac Almond butter All sizes All codes
Soeurs en Vrac Creamy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Soeurs en Vrac Crunchy peanut butter All sizes All codes
Soeurs en Vrac Tahini All sizes All codes
None – Sold From Bulk Roasted almonds All sizes All codes
None – Sold From Bulk Roasted split peanuts All sizes All codes
None – Sold From Bulk Roasted peanuts All sizes All codes

About the Author

- Nathan is originally from Cardiff, Wales, and was imported to Canada as a internet mail order groom in 1998 and has managed to avoid deportation ever since. Even though sometimes mis-interpreted, possibly to retaining a Welsh accent, he continues to try his best to make a difference to the community he has grown to love.