Simply Tasty Chicken Parmigiana Recall [Australia]

Simply Tasty Chicken Parmigiana Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: JL King and Co., a Bendigo, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Simply Tasty branded Chicken Parmigiana Meals with Creamy Mashed Potato from the Australian marketplace due to suspected mislabeling and/or mispackaging and consequential undeclared Milk, a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention.


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The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following prepared Chicken Parmigiana Meals are subject to this recall:

  • Simply Tasty Chicken Parmigiana with Creamy Mashed Potato, sold in 400 gram cardboard boxes with a batch/lot code 345, 346, 347, 348, 349, 350 or 351, use-by dates ranging from 21/12/2020 to 06/01/2021 and a barcode/APN of 9316695003075

==> No item numbers, best-before date codes, 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.

These prepared Chicken Parmigiana Meals were known to be marketed, distributed and sold in the Australian states/regions of the Australian Capital Territory (“ACT”), New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia although it is always possible these food products had wider distribution within the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One additional image of the recalled Chicken Parmigiana Meals can be found on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, this recall was initiated after it was reported that some Simply Tasty Chicken Parmigiana Meals were labeled as “Vegan Parmigiana with Mashed Potato”. If this defect occurs, it means that an incorrect ingredients label could hide a known allergen, specifically, Milk.

==> For information about Milk Allergy or Lactose Intolerance, please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab at the top of this page.

==> 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, 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 any of these recalled Simply Tasty Chicken Parmigiana Meals with Creamy Mashed Potato 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.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat Anaphylaxis.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Chicken Parmigiana Meals, please search for “chicken” or more generically, “poultry” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


Australian Department of Health Coronavirus Tips___________________________________________________________

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact JL King and Co by phone on 03 5443 1388 during normal business hours, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at

==> 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 manufactured, marketed and/or sold by JL King and Co., please search for “JL King” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Simply Tasty brand, please search for “Simply Tasty” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18767
Recalls Direct RIN: 13902-2020
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