Sainsbury’s, Waitrose and Iceland food recall over health fears including salmonella risk

Supermarkets will recall a food item when there is a problem found with the item. Customers at Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and Iceland should check their cupboards for the affected products.


Waitrose & Partners Chicken Satay with Sweet Chilli Sauce

The supermarket chain has issued a warning on the chicken satay product.

The food item contains fish and peanuts which have not been mentioned on the label.

The Food Standards Agency website states: “This is because an incorrect dip has been packed in the product resulting in fish and peanuts not being mentioned on the label.

“This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to fish and/or peanuts.”

The affected packs are 85 grams with the best before date of August 17, 2020.

The relevant allergy support organisations have been contacted to tell members about the recall.

Those who have bought the product and have an allergy can return it to a local Waitrose store for a full refund.

Shoppers can also contact Waitrose Customer Care on 0800 188 881 Option 4.


Iceland has recalled two products due to the presence of salmonella.

This puts customers at risk of the illness which has symptoms including fever, diarrhoea and stomach cramps.

Chip Shop Curry Chicken Breast Toppers

The own brand chicken product is being recalled in 400 gram packs.

The best before dates February 27, 2021, March 17, 2021 and April 8, 2021 are affected.

Iceland Southern Fried Chicken Popsters

The product is 220 grams with the best before date of April 4, 2021.

Those who have bought a pack should not eat it and instead return it to a store or contact Iceland Customer Care line on 0800 328 0800 and select option 2.

Shoppers will be given a full refund for the product.


By Sainsbury’s semi-skimmed less than two percent fat UHT milk

Sainsbury’s has recalled the food product as a precaution.

The milk drink may contain microbiological contamination that could lead to spoilage, making it unsafe to drink.

The affected packs are one litre with the best before dates of December 28, 2020 and December 29, 2020.

Point-of-sale notices have been issued to stores with more information on what customers should do.

It can be returned to stores for a refund or shoppers can contact Sainsbury’s careline on 0800 636262.

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