The affected Betty Crocker cake mix sold in Canada:
Betty Crocker Super Moist Rainbow Bit Cake Mix : UPC 000-65633-46589
Recalled Better if Used by Dates 27AL2017, 08JN2017, 09JN2017
So far No illnesses reported to date have been connected to cake mix. No other General Mills or Betty Crocker mixes are included in this recall for Canada
General Mills continues along with health officials to investigate a multistate outbreak of E. coli O121 connected to several brands of flour.
If you possess any products included in this recall, they should be thrown away or taken back for a refund to the store you purchased them at.
Although most strains of E. coli are harmless, The E. coli O121 strain is a potentially deadly bacteria that can cause bloody diarrhea and dehydration. Especially in Seniors, the very young, and persons with compromised immune systems are the most susceptible to food illness.
Any Canadian with Questions should contact General Mills Canada at 1-800-526-4579