Funk Perth Cider Recall [Australia]


Funk Cider branded Perth Cider Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Funk Cider Pty Ltd, a Caversham, Western Australia establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Funk branded Perth Cider from the Australian marketplace due to suspected secondary fermentation and consequential risks of exploding cans due to increased Carbon Dioxide production and increased Alcohol content, unexpected intoxication, eye damage, bone fracture, laceration and/or property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/bige30rgeGw

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/funk-cider-pty-ltd-perth-cider-375ml

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Apple Cider products are subject to this recall:

  • Funk branded Perth Cider, sold in 375 ml cans with a best-before date code of 03 APR 2021 and an APN/EAN of 0 735850 803272. The alcoholic beverage was been available for sale individually and as part of the Drink West Drink Best mixed carton bulk multi-can package and distributed at liquor stores, hotels, restaurants and cafes in Western Australia.

==> No item numbers, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations 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 ACCC, this recall was initiated due to the potential for the alcohol in this products to exceed marked alcohol content and for the can to pop open and/or explode due to secondary fermentation.

These alcohol products may contain excess Alcohol and Carbonation may cause illness/injury if consumed. Consequently, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Apple Cider products identified above.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food or beverage, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household rubbish, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Funk branded Perth Cider, please do not open them consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly dispose of it safely. Please contact Funk Cider Pty Ltd for safe disposal instructions and to arrange compensation, including if the product was purchased as part of the mixed carton.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat laceration, bone fracture, eye injury and/or concussion.

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

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Funk Cider on 0477 788 787 during normal business hours, Australian Western Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.funkcider.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose an Bone Fracture hazard, please search for “bone fracture” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Concussion hazard, please search for “concussion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Laceration Shock hazard, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18613
Recalls Direct RIN: 13655-2020
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