Customers who have recently shopped at Tesco or Asda must check their fridges and freezers after an urgent recall warning was issued by the Food Standard Agency (FSA), about a brand sold in their stores. The FSA put out a health warning after a product containing milk was not declared on the label.
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Oumph! The Burger sold at Tesco and Asda
A food recall was issued for Food for Progress’s Oumph! The Burger product as the items may contain milk which is not mentioned on the label.
The FSA warned: “Food for Progress is recalling Oumph! The Burger because it may contain milk which is not mentioned on the label.
“This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.”
A statement on the FSA website reads: “If you have bought the above product [Oumph! The Burger] and have an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents do not eat it.
“Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund or call Oumph! Customer Care – +46 (0) 708 923265.”
The product details affected by the recall are below:
Oumph! products can be picked up from ASDA, Tesco, Holland & Barrett, Whole Foods Market, As Nature Intended as well as many independent stores.
So customers who have recently shopped at these stores are being urged to check their fridges and freezers.
Food for Progress 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.
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These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the products.
Those who have bought the product are being urged not to eat the food to avoid any risk.
Instead, they can return it to the store it was bought from where customers will be given a full refund for the item.
No other date codes or products are affected.
Tesco and Asda also issued urgent food recalls over other products sold in their stores.
John West Sardines in Tomato Sauce, 120g, sold at Asda is being recalled as a precautionary measure due to suspected bacterial contamination in a small batch of swollen cans.
Spring Home TYJ Spring Roll Pastry, 550G, sold at Tesco is being recalled because it may contain milk not declared on the label, making them a potential health risk for anyone allergic to milk.
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