Lidl Has Issued A Safety Recall For These Savoury Snacks
All you need to know
Lidl is recalling three varieties of its Alesto Snacking Pockets because the labelling is not in English.
This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to nuts and/or a sensitivity to sulphite dioxide/sulphites.
Here are the affected products...
Product: Alesto – Summertime Strawberry & Nut (Seriously Berry) Pack size: 25g Allergen: Cashew nuts
Product: Alesto – Crunchy Seed & Nut Pack size: 25g Allergen: Cashew nuts, almonds
Product: Alesto – Golden Fruit & Nut Pack size: 25g Allergen: Sulphur dioxide, hazelnuts
No other Lidl Alesto Snacking pockets products are known to be affected.
These products contain cashew nuts, almond, hazelnuts and sulphur dioxide making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to nuts and sensitivity to sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites.
If you have bought any of the above product and have an allergy to either nuts and/or sulphur dioxide do not eat it. Instead return them to the store from where they were bought for a full refund.
Lidl is recalling the above products from customers and have informed 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/products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the products.