The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:

Lidl recalls Meadow Fresh Green Pesto due to the possible presence of Salmonella.

Northern Ireland specific

Lidl has taken the precautionary step of recalling all batches of Meadow Fresh Green Pesto because the product might contain Salmonella. This product has been distributed in Northern Ireland (and Republic of Ireland) only.

Product details
Meadow Fresh Green Pesto
Pack size: 140 g
Batch code: all
Use by date: All Use By dates

Meadow Fresh Basil Pesto

No other Lidl products are known to be affected.

Risk statement
The product listed above might be contaminated with Salmonella. Symptoms caused by Salmonella usually include fever, diarrhoea and abdominal cramps.

Action taken by the company
Lidl is recalling the above product. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling this product. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought any of the above product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.


Recall: Lidl – Meadow Fresh Green Pesto