CFIA Recall METRO Rainbow Sorbet DEC 10, 2016

Food Recall Warning (Allergen) – Selection brand Rainbow Sorbet recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
December 9, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen – Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Metro Inc.
Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:

Recall details

Ottawa, December 9, 2016 – Metro is recalling Selection brand Rainbow Sorbet from the marketplace because it may contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Selection Rainbow Sorbet 1.66 L 16299 0 59749 92399 6

What you should do

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

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


This recall was triggered by the company. 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.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.


There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

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