Food warnings are not often issued but something that should be taken seriously. Supermarket chains, Asda, Tesco and Iceland have recently warned those who have been shopping in stores that some food items have been found to pose a risk to those with allergies.
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The Food Standards Agency (FSA) will regularly issue updates when products are found to be unsafe or posing a potential safety risk for consumers.
Asda – Knoppers Wafers
A recall has been issued for Knoppers Wafers from Polish Specialities Ltd. These are sold in numberous stores, including Asda.
The item contained peanuts not mentioned on the label which could cause a serious health risk.
The FSA website said: “Polish Specialities Ltd is recalling Knoppers Wafers because they contain peanuts which are not mentioned on the label.
“This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.”
The affected packs are in the size 25 grams with the batch code B52F and B530 and best before dates of April 20, 2020 and April 27, 2020.
Anyone who has bought the products affected is being advised not to eat it and instead to contact the relevant allergy support organisations.
Point-of-sale notices have been issued to customers that explained consumers should return the product to stores for a full refund.
Iceland – NO MOO Chocolate Puddings
Those who have recently been shopping in Iceland should check their fridges for NO MOO Chocolate Puddings.
The dessert has been found to contain milk that is not listed on the packaging.
This could cause a serious health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.
The affected item is in the pack size of 160 grams and has all date codes up to and including July 13, 2021.
Those who have one of those products should not eat it and instead return it to the store for a refund.
Tesco – Cow & Gate 7+ months baby food
A safety fear has been raised about over a number of Cow & Gate 7+ months baby food items.
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Fifteen varieties of 7+ month Cow & Gate baby food jars in the pack size of 200 grams were recalled as a precaution as some jars may have been tampered with.
The affected items are listed below:
Cow & Gate Butternut Squash Chicken & Pasta 7+ months
Cow & Gate Courgette & Hake Rice 7+ months
Cow & Gate Yummy Harvest Chicken 7+ months
Cow & Gate Apple Crumble 7+ months
Cow & Gate Banana Crumble 7+ months
Cow & Gate Peach Apple & Kiwi 7+ months
Cow & Gate Rice Pudding 7+ months
Cow & Gate Creamy Cauliflower Cheese 7+ months
Cow & Gate Garden Pea & Turkey 7+ months
Cow & Gate Potato Spinach & Beef 7+ months
Cow & Gate Potato & Turkey Roast 7+ months
Cow & Gate Spaghetti Bolognese 7+ months
Cow & Gate Succulent Pork Casserole 7+ months
Cow & Gate Tasty Cottage Pie 7+ months
Cow & Gate Tomato & Courgette Pasta 7+ months
Those who have bought the product can return it to the store where they will be given a refund.
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