Asda Chocolate & Beetroot Loaf Cake Recall [UK]

UK FlagUK/Basildon: 6726 - AsdaChocolateBeetrootLoafCakesAsda recalls certain lot/batches of Chocolate and Beetroot Loaf Cakes due to possible mislabeling and undeclared walnuts, a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. CTSI:

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The UK Chartered Trading Standards Institute (“CTSI”) reports the following Loaf Cakes are subject to this recall:

  • Asda Chocolate and Beetroot Loaf Cakes, with a best-before date of 22 Feb 2016 and a barcode of 505407089452

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the CTSI, certain Asda Extra Special Chocolate and Beetroot Cakes in fact contain Asda Extra Special Carrot, Courgette and Orange Loaf Cake. This latter product contains walnuts but this ingredient is not declared on the label of the Asda Extra Special Chocolate and Beetroot Cake due to a labeling error.

==> For information about Nut Allergy (including Peanuts and Tree Nuts such as Walnuts), please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab at the top of this page.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of these recalled Loaf Cakes and could be allergic to their walnut 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.

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