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  • Waitrose Brazilian Chardonnay recalled

    Wednesday 20 August 2014

    Waitrose has recalled its Waitrose Brazilian Chardonnay as the product contains sulphites, which are not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for those with a sensitivity to sulphites.

  • Saki Snacks Almonds Ground withdrawn

    Monday 4 August 2014

    Saki Snacks Ltd is withdrawing a batch code of its Almonds Ground because the presence of peanut protein is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to peanuts.

  • Thai Chicken Panang withdrawn (update)

    Friday 25 July 2014

    The FSA is issuing an updated allergy alert for nice 'n easy Thai Chicken Panang with a 'best before end' date of October 2015. This product has been withdrawn by Aldi Stores Ltd, because the packets contain 'Thai Chicken peanut', and the presence of peanuts is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to peanuts.

  • Thai Chicken Panang withdrawn

    Monday 21 July 2014

    Aldi Stores Ltd has withdrawn one date code of nice 'n easy Thai Chicken Panang, because the packets contain ‘Thai Chicken Peanut’ which means the presence of peanuts is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to peanuts.

  • VBites Foods recalls 'Wot, No Dairy?' desserts (update)

    Friday 18 July 2014

    VBites Foods is extending its recall to all 125g pots of its 'Wot, No Dairy?' raspberry dessert and black cherry dessert products because they may contain milk, which is not mentioned on the labels. This makes the products a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy or intolerance to milk or its constituents. The FSA is issuing an updated Allergy Alert.

  • VBites Foods recalls 'Wot, No Dairy?' desserts

    Thursday 17 July 2014

    VBites Foods is recalling two 'Wot, No Dairy?' dessert products because they may contain milk, which is not mentioned on the labels. This makes the products a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy or intolerance to milk or its constituents.

  • ASDA Choco Sprinkles withdrawn

    Wednesday 9 July 2014

    ASDA has withdrawn its ASDA Choco Sprinkles 64g with a 'best before' date of 31 May 2015 because it may contain milk, which is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who is allergic or intolerant to milk or its constituents.

  • Asda withdraws its Smart Price Crisps due to undeclared milk, barley and gluten

    Wednesday 2 July 2014

    Asda is withdrawing its Smart Price Crisps with a 'best before' date of 6 September 2014 because the product contains milk, barley and gluten which are not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk (or its constituents) and/or an allergy or intolerance to barley and/or intolerance to gluten.

  • Blackfriars Flapjacks withdrawn

    Wednesday 18 June 2014

    Blackfriars Bakery is withdrawing two varieties of flapjack because they may contain milk, which is not mentioned on the labels. This makes the products a possible health risk for anyone who is allergic or has an intolerance to milk or its constituents.

  • Tesco Complete Chicken Caesar Salad withdrawn

    Monday 16 June 2014

    Tesco has withdrawn its own-brand Complete Chicken Caesar Salad because the product contains fish (anchovies). This is not mentioned on the label making the product a possible health risk for anyone who is allergic to fish.