Genius Foods Gluten Free Food Recall Expands [UK]


UK FSA RecallUK/Basildon: Genius Foods and retailers Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Waitrose expands the existing recall for various Gluten Free Baked Goods due to undeclared gluten, a known allergen, sources of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. CTSI: http://ht.ly/On13m

Direct link: http://www.tradingstandards.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=312900

Additional information:
The UK Chartered Trading Standards Institute (“CTSI”) reports the following Baked Goods are subject to this recall:

  • Genius Foods branded:
    • Genius Crumpets; best-before dates: 18 June 2015 to 26 June 2015
    • Livwell Gluten Free Crumpets; best-before date: 18 June 2015 to 26 June 2015
    • Livwell Garlic Naan; best-before dates: 09 July 2015 to 28 August 2015
  • Asda branded:
    • Asda Chosen by You 4 Free From White Pitta Breads; barcode/UPC: 505244989731; best-before dates: 26 June 2015, 30 June 2015 and 2 July 2015
    • Asda Chosen by You 2 Free From Garlic & Coriander Naan Breads; barcode/UPC: 5051413185469; best-before dates: 3 July 2015, 07 July 2015 and 9 July 2015
    • Asda Chosen by You 2 Free From Pizza Bases; barcode/UPC: 505244979125; best-before dates: 26 June 2015, 30 June 2015
  • Morrisons branded:
    • Morrisons Free From Pizza Bases; best-before dates: 29 May 2015 to 4 June 2015
  • Sainsbury’s branded:
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom Pizza Base, 185 gram package; best-before dates: 25 June 2015 to 03 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom 4 White Pitta breads, 260 gram package; best-before dates: 25 June 2015 to 03 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom 4 Multiseeded Pitta breads, 260 gram package; best-before dates: 25 June 2015 to 03 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom 2 Garlic & Coriander Naan, 196 gram package; best-before dates: 25 June 2015 to 03 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom 6 Syrup Pancakes 198 gram package; best-before dates: 12 July 2015 to 20 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom 4 Sultana Scones, 252 gram package; best-before dates: 29 June 2015 to 07 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom Chocolate Muffins, 150 gram package*; best-before dates: 30 June 2015 to 08 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom Chocolate Muffin Cake, 300 gram package*; best-before dates: 12 July 2015 to 19 July 2015
    • Sainsbury’s Freefrom Blueberry Muffins, 140 gram package*; best-before dates: 10 June 2015 to 17 June 2015
  • Tesco branded:
    • Tesco Free From 4 Crumpets; best-before dates: all codes*
    • Tesco Free From Pizza Bases 2 Pack; best-before dates: all codes*
    • Tesco Free From 4 Pitta Bread; best-before dates: all codes*
    • Tesco Free From Garlic & Coriander Naan Bread; best-before dates: all codes*
    • Tesco Free From 2 Chocolate Brownie Muffins*; best-before dates: all codes
    • Tesco Free From 4 Chocolate flavoured Brownie Cake Bars* best-before dates: all codes
  • Waitrose branded:
    • Waitrose Free From Fruit Scones 4s; best-before dates: 07 June 2015 to 15 June 2015
    • Waitrose Free From White Pittas 4s; best-before dates: 25 June 2015 to 03 July 2015
    • Waitrose Free From Scotch Pancakes 6s; best-before dates: 25 June 2015 to 03 July 2015

According to the CTSI, Genius Foods and retailers Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Waitrose have recalled the products listed above because they may contain elevated levels of gluten. The products, however, are labelled as gluten free.

==> For information about Wheat Allergy or Gluten Intolerance, please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession these recalled Baked Goods and could be allergic to their gluten ingredients, have a close family member who is allergic or has previously experienced Anaphylaxis or are unsure of your allergy status, please do not consume them. Instead, return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

Please note: numerous other Baked Goods manufactured by this company have been recalled. To see all recalls and notifications related to this manufacturer, please search for “Genius Foods” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by undeclared gluten, please search for “gluten” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Additional information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 5431-2015
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