Quebec – Notice not to consume marinade sold by the company Rela African Market


QUEBEC CITY , Jan. 17, 2023 /CNW Telbec/ – The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAPAQ), in collaboration with the Food Inspection Division of the City of Montreal and the company Rela marché africaine, located at 925 boulevard Décarie, in Montreal, is warning the public not to consume the product indicated in the table below, because it has not been prepared and packaged in such a way as to ensure its safety.

Product name


Affected batch

“All Purpose Marinade”

250ml  _

Units sold until January 17, 2023

The product that is the subject of this warning was offered for sale until January 17, 2023, at the establishment designated above and possibly in other establishments in the region. The product was packaged in a glass jar and was sold chilled. The product label included, in addition to its name, the list of ingredients.

The operator is voluntarily recalling the product in question. It has agreed with MAPAQ and the Food Inspection Division of the City of Montreal to distribute this warning as a precautionary measure. In addition, people who have this product in their possession are advised not to consume it. They must return it to the establishment where they bought it or throw it away. Even if the affected product shows no signs of tampering or suspicious odors, its consumption may represent a health risk.

It should be noted that no case of illness associated with the consumption of this food has been reported to MAPAQ to date.

Additional information

The Ministry publishes various information documents concerning food safety. Interested persons can consult the FoodThis link will open in a new window. section  of the Government of Quebec website. They also have the possibility of registering online to receive, by e-mail, the food recall pressThis link will open in a new window. releases published by the Ministry. Finally, it is possible to follow “MAPAQfoods” on Twitter at the following address: link will open in a new window. .

Hazard Classification:  Class 1
Reference Number:  4671

Media relations
Direction des communications
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries
and Food
Tel. : 418 380-2100, extension 3512
www.mapaq.gouv.qc.caThis link will open in a new window.

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