Costcutter Sliced Chorizo Recall [UK]


UK FlagUK/London: Costcutter Sliced Chorizo Recall [UK]Costcutter recalls certain batch/lots of Independent Sliced Chorizo Pork due to undeclared Milk, 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/s9Gx30fNfrx

Direct link: https://www.food.gov.uk/news-updates/news/2017/16599/costcutter-recalls-independent-sliced-chorizo-because-of-incorrect-allergen-labelling

Additional information:
The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Sliced Chorizo are subject to recall:

  • Independent Sliced Chorizo Dry Cured and Seasoned with Paprika and sold in flat-pack plastic packages weighing approximately 80 grams. All date codes up to and including 13/11/2017 are included in this recall.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, EANs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

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

According to the FSA, Costcutter has recalled certain batch/lots of Independent Sliced Chorizo because this food product contains Milk, an ingredient not correctly declared on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to Milk and/or Milk constituents.

==> For information about Milk Allergy or Lactose Intolerance, 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 Sliced Chorizo and could be allergic to their Milk 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 rubbish, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabelled Chorizo, please search for “pork” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products made, marketed and/or sold by Costcutter, please search for “Costcutter” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
FSA Ref: FSA-AA-70-2017
Recalls Direct RIN: 9303-2017
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