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2019-02-18 Recall: Mister Choc – Choco & Caramel Bars (sold at Lidl)

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

Lidl is recalling Mister Choc Choco & Caramel Bars, six-pack because some bars have been packed in incorrect packaging. Some packets labelled as Choco & Caramel bars may contain Caramel Peanut Bars which contain peanuts which are not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.

Product details
Mister Choc Choco & Caramel Bars, six-pack
Pack size: six-pack
Batch code: all batch codes
Best-before date: January 2020

Caramel Bars

Choc and Caramel Bars

No other Lidl products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

This product contains peanuts making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.

Action taken by the company

Lidl is recalling the above product from customers and has been advised to contact the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product.

Our advice to consumers

If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to peanuts, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was purchased for a full refund.

Recall: Real Handful – Choc Orange Chase Single Bars

ALLERGY ALERT ~ 2019-02-13

CHC40x20 Choc Orange Chase Single Bars with best-before dates of 28/07/2019 and 09/09/2019.

Real Handful

As a precautionary measure we are recalling the above product and date codes as they require a ‘May Contain Sesame’ declaration which is not on the packaging.

Any customers who have an allergy to sesame should not consume this product and return to Real Handful for a full refund. No other Real Handful Choc Orange Chase date codes are affected by this recall.

We apologise that it has been necessary to recall this product and the inconvenience caused.

For more information please contact:

Real Handful
Handful HQ4
Rhino Court
Bramhall Moor Lane
Hazel Grove