Updated Food Recall Warning - GPM brand Pea Shoots recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Food recalls

Affected Products

Ottawa, May 4, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on April 19, 2019 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Golden Pearl Mushrooms Ltd. is recalling GPM brand Pea Shoots from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

  • GPM Sweet Pea Shoots (230 g)
  • GPM Pea Shoots (100 g)
  • GPM Pea Shoots (455 g)

If you purchased this product

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

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

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick.


  • Nausea.
  • Vomiting.
  • Persistent fever.
  • Muschle aches.
  • Severe headaches.
  • Neck stiffness.

Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

For more information

CFIA Food Recalls