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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Food Recall Warning - Original Brock St. Brewing Company brand Blonde Beer recalled due to swelling and bursting cans

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
November 7, 2016
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - Non harmful (Quality/Spoilage)
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Liquor Control Board Of Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, November 7, 2016 - The Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) is recalling Original Brock St. Brewing Company brand Blonde Beer from the marketplace due to swelling and bursting cans. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Original Brock St. Brewing Company Blonde Beer 473 mL 6 28451 66019 4 BA-290816-22

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.


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 injuries or illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

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Public enquiries and media

Genevieve Tomney, LCBO Media Relations Co-ordinator
Telephone: 416-864-6875; Cell: 647-339-5428;

Keeley Rogers, LCBO Senior Communications Consultant
Telephone: 416-864-2437; Cell: 416-454-9536;

Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
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