Asda, Tesco and Aldi are among UK supermarkets with ‘do not eat’ warnings in place on some of their products.
Food recalls have been issued at major supermarkets for a variety of reasons, including under-declared ingredients and an outbreak of disease-causing bacteria.
We’ve rounded up current product recalls you should be aware of.
If you have purchased any of the items mentioned below, you should be aware of these possible health risks.
Aldi issued a recall on one of its products due to a packaging error resulting in a health risk.
The supermarket is recalling its Bramwells tartar sauce because it contains sulphites not mentioned on the label.
— Food Standards Agency (@foodgov) September 14, 2022
Bramwells Tartar Sauce labels were incorrectly applied to Bramwells Horseradish Sauce.
The error means that the product poses a health risk to anyone sensitive to sulfur dioxide or sulphites.
Bramwells tartar sauce
- Pack size: 175g
- Batch code: 2118
- Best before: April 2023
Tesco has issued a recall of some of its products as they may contain small pieces of metal.
The supermarket giant is recalling its Tesco Active Strawberry Flavored Whey Protein and Tesco Active Chocolate Fudge Flavored Whey Protein due to metal hazard.
The recall affects strawberry flavored 500g packs with best before dates of May 31, 2024 and August 31, 2024.
October 8 – @Tesco recalls Tesco Active Strawberry Flavored Whey Protein and Tesco Active Chocolate Fudge Flavored Whey Protein because they may contain small pieces of metal #FoodAlert https://t.co/eq8O3JRa1q pic.twitter.com/NO2bO5wmcC
— Food Standards Agency (@foodgov) October 8, 2022
Chocolate fudge flavored whey protein with an expiration date of May 31, 2024 has also been recalled.
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has issued a ‘do not eat’ warning.
Asda is taking the precautionary step of recalling Asda White Lasagne Sauce due to a possible risk of microbiological contamination due to a production defect.
The issue only affects products sold in Asda stores in North West England, North Midlands and North Wales.
Asda White Lasagna Sauce
Pack size: 480g
Best before: February 03, 2024
The FSA and Ardo NV recall the Ardo Fruitberry mix after the discovery of hepatitis A in the product.
Symptoms caused by hepatitis A include fever, nausea, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, dark urine and jaundice.
Anyone who purchased the product should not eat it, but return it to the store for a full refund.
Ardo Fruitberry Mix
- Package size: 2.5 kg
- Batch number: 58622131
- Best before: May 2024