Food recall warning

Ready-to-eat Drake Meats brand Salami (chub) recalled due to potential undercooking

Starting date:
October 25, 2019
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Drake Meats
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Last updated: 2019-10-31

Advisory details

Ottawa, October 25, 2019 - Drake Meats is recalling ready-to-eat Drake Meats brand Salami (chub) from the marketplace due to potential undercooking. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Drake Meats Salami (chub) 1 kg 7 71327 12244 6 BB\MA NOV/24/2019
BB\MA DEC/01/2019

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

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

Who is affected

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


This recall was triggered by consumer complaints. 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 the recalled product from the marketplace.


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Media enquiries

Company information
Drake Meats: 1-800-667-1364 (7am - 4pm CST),

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