Asda, Lidl and Tesco recall food products after potential health risks found

Asda, Lidl and Tesco recall food products after potential health risks found
A number of food items are currently being recalled from major supermarkets

Three major supermarkets have recalled a number of products after they were found to pose a health risk to consumers.

Revealed by the Food Standards Agency, the reasons for the product recalls from Asda, Lidl and Tesco vary from undeclared ingredients to traces of salmonella.

Affected shoppers are being urged not to eat the affected foods and should return them to the supermarkets as soon as possible.

Here is what you need to know about the affected products:

Tesco, Lidl and Asda
All three supermarkets have had to recall food products.

Tesco: Organic Almonds (200g)

Best before: February 2019
Product number: L8004010

A batch of Tesco Organic Almonds (200g) has been found to contain salmonella.

Salmonella can cause fever, vomiting, diarrhoea and abdominal cramps.

Any customers who have the Tesco Organic Almonds should not eat the nuts and return them to the store immediately to receive a refund.

Tesco: Boksburg Blue Cheese

Product number: all batches

Boksburg Blue Cheese has been recalled by producers Carmarthenshire Dairy Products Ltd after it was produced without approval.

The cheese is sold in Tesco stores in England and Wales.

There are no health or safety concerns with this product, however, customers have been asked to return the cheese to their nearest Tesco store to receive a full refund.

Lidl: Harvest Basket Potato Croquettes (750g)

Best before: 27 March 2020
Product number: L808603001

Lidl Ireland has recalled its Harvest Basket Potato Croquettes (750g) from its stores in Northern Ireland because of a labeling error.

As wheat and egg were not written in English on its list of ingredients, this was declared to be a potential risk to those with allergies or intolerances to egg, wheat or gluten.

Lidl customers who have bought the potato croquettes are being urged not to eat the food and return it to their nearest Lidl for a full refund.

Asda: Crosse & Blackwell Green Vegetable & Kale Soup (400g)

Best before: May 2020
Product number: TYJH 8149

Crosse & Blackwell Green Vegetable & Kale Soup’s has been recalled after milk was found in its recipe but not declared on its ingredients list.

Milk is a potential health risk for consumers with allergies or intolerances to milk or milk constituents.

The soup is only sold in Asda stores and any Asda customers who have bought Crosse & Blackwell Green Vegetable & Kale Soup are being advised not to consume the soup and to return it to an Asda store as soon as possible for a full refund.