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

Sainsbury’s is recalling various pesto products listed below because they may contain peanuts, which are not mentioned on the label. This means the products are a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.

Product details
by Sainsbury’s Green Pesto
Pack size: 190 g
Batch code: all batch codes

by Sainsburys Green Pesto

by Sainsbury’s Lighter Green Pesto
Pack size: 190 g
Batch code: all batch codes

by Sainsburys Lighter Green Pesto

by Sainsbury’s Chilli Pesto
Pack size: 190 g
Batch code: all batch codes

by Sainsburys Chilli Pesto

by Sainsbury’s Red Pesto
Pack size: 190 g
Batch code: all batch codes

by Sainsburys Red Pesto

by Sainsbury’s Spinach and Ricotta Pesto
Pack size: 190 g
Batch code: all batch codes

by Sainsburys Spinach and Ricotta Pesto

Risk statement
Allergen(s): peanuts

These products may contain peanuts making them a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.

Action taken by the company
Sainsbury’s is recalling the above products from customers and has contacted the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. Sainsbury’s have issued point-of-sale notice to their customers. This notice explains to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the products.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought any of the above products and have an allergy to peanuts, do not eat them. Instead, return them to the store from where they were bought for a full refund.

Source

Recall: Sainsbury’s – various flavours of pesto

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