The Food Standards Agency has updated its list of food warnings and allergy warnings, leading to product removal from shelves and recalls.
From contaminated meat to baby cereals, here are the products you need to be aware of.
A complete list can be found on the Food Standards Agency website, along with information on retailers and other useful tips.
The Food Standards Agency advises everyone who bought one of these products to return it to the store where it was purchased for a full refund.
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Chocolate-coated chocolate bean products recalled due to lack of information on allergies
Various roasted coffee beans covered in dark chocolate have been recalled because they contain nuts not mentioned on the label, according to the Food Standards Agency.
The products pose a possible health hazard to those who are allergic to almonds.
The Food Standards Agency advises that anyone who has purchased any of the products listed below should not consume them if they are allergic to almonds, but should return them to the store where they were purchased for a full refund.
The full list of affected products and retailers click here.
Tesco recalls its 16 spicy slices of Chorizo slices due to contamination of Listeria monocytogenes
Tesco recalls its 80g pack with 16 spicy slices of Chorizo (best before December 19, 2020) because the product contains Listeria monocytogenes.
Symptoms of listeria infection can be similar to the flu and include fever, aches or pains in the muscles, cold, feeling sick and diarrhea.
The Food Standards Agency says “some people are more susceptible to listeria infections, including those over 65, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies under a month old and people with weakened immune systems.”
He advises you not to eat the product, but to return it to the store instead for a full refund.
For more information on this product click here.
Diageo UK is revoking the 0.0% Guinness plan due to the possible presence of mold
As a precautionary step, Diageo from the UK recalls its non-alcoholic Guinness plan of 0.0% due to the possible presence of mold.
The package size is 440 ml cans 6x4pk with the best shelf life from August 9, August 17 or August 24, 2021.
The Food Standards Agency says that “mold does not usually cause food poisoning, however, the FSA would advise not to consume visibly moldy foods because the presence of mold can make food unsafe.
“Point of sale notices will be displayed in all stores that sell this product.
“These notices explain to customers why products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have purchased a product.”
Find out more here.
Nutricia remembers Aptamil Multigrain banana and berry cereals because they may contain small pieces of plastic
Nutricia remembers Aptamil Multigrain bananas and berries for 7 months or more because the possible presence of plastic is unsafe to eat.
This refers to a package size of 200 gs with the best date date of July 7, 2021.
The Food Standards Agency advises: “If you have purchased the above product, do not feed it to your baby.
“Instead, return it to the store where it was purchased, with or without an account, for a full refund.”
Click here for more details.
Lidl remembers ‘What is cooking? Lighter for you meatballs because of undeclared milk
Lidl remembers What is cooking? Easier for you meatballs with pasta and spinach due to a packaging error.
Some packages may contain chicken and mushroom pasta that contains milk that is not mentioned on the label – a potential health risk for those who have an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk ingredients.
The packaging is 550g, and the expiration date is before January 5, 2022.
Find more information here.
Iceland recalls Twix Barres Glacees (Twix Ice-Cream Bars) because allergens are not listed in English
Iceland is recalling these Twix ice cream bars because they contain milk, wheat (gluten) and soy that are not labeled in English on the packaging.
They may also contain almonds and hazelnuts / peanuts, which means they are a possible risk for those who are allergic or intolerant to these ingredients.
The package of 18 has a best date date of June 30, 2021.
Full information can be found here.