UK/London: Tesco recalls certain batch/lots of Tesco Takeaway brand Butter Chicken due to undeclared Cashew Nuts, a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. FSA: http://ht.ly/VqTV3084oAr
The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Butter Chicken are subject to recall:
- Tesco Takeaway Butter Chicken, 385 gram packages sold with batch codes of L014K and L015K and use-by dates of 24/01/2017 and 25/01/2017
==> No barcodes, UPCs, EANs, or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.
According to the FSA, Tesco has recalled two batch codes of its Tesco Takeaway Butter Chicken because the sauce used in this entree contains Cashew Nuts, an ingredient not mentioned on the label.
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If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession these recalled Tesco Takeaway Butter Chicken and could be allergic to their Cashew Nut 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 directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.
==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.
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More information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 8138-2017
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Filed under: Allergens & Intolerances, Anaphylaxis, Food & Drink, Nuts & tree nuts, UK FSA | Tagged: Recalls Direct RIN: 8138-2017, Tesco Takeaway brand Butter Chicken, UK Food Standards Agency, UK FSA, undeclared cashew nuts |