Food Safety Warning - RAU RĂM (finger mint) and NGÒ GAI (culantro) may be unsafe due to Salmonella

Recall details

Class: 2

Reason for Recall: Microbiological - Salmonella

Company / Firm: Canada Herb

Distribution: Ontario

Ottawa, October 20, 2015 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning the public not to consume and retailers, restaurants and institutions not to sell or use the products described due to possible Salmonella contamination.


Only RAU RĂM (finger mint) and NGÒ GAI (culantro) imported by Canada Herb and sold from October 14, 2015 to October 20, 2015 are affected by this warning. These products may have been sold in clear plastic bags bearing the name Canada Herb or may have been repackaged or sold in bulk without a label or coding. Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected products are advised to contact their retailer.

Link to full CFIA details here