UK – Pork Sausage recalled due to metal pieces presence

Lazenbys Gourmet Sausage has recalled as precautionary measure packs of ‘The Black Farmer’ Premium Pork Sausage with a ‘use-by’ date of 26 December 2014 because of contamination with small pieces of metal. The FSA has issued a Product Recall Information Notice.

The recalled product is:

  • ‘The Black Farmer’ Premium Pork Sausage
  • ‘use-by’ date: 26 December 2014
  • size: 400g

Lazenbys Gourmet Sausage has recalled the above product. Product recall notices are to be displayed in stores. These notices explain to customers why the product is recalled, and advises them of how get a refund if they have purchased the product.

No other ‘The Black Farmer’ products are known to be affected.

If you have bought the above product, do not consume it. Instead, return the product to the store from where you bought it or return the pack and/or label with the implicated ‘use-by’ date to the following postal address for a full refund, including postage:

Lazenbys Gourmet Sausage
Helsinki Road
Sutton Fields Industrial Estate
Hull
East Yorkshire HU7 0YW

(Source: FSA website)

UK – Olive Oil recalled due to potential Clostridium Botulinum presence

Fino Olive Oil is recalling all bottles of six varieties of its infused olive oil as a precautionary measure. This is because the effectiveness of process controls that could potentially affect the safety of infused olive oil products produced by the company cannot be demonstrated satisfactorily. The FSA has issued a Product Recall Information Notice.

The issue relates to controlling factors to prevent the growth and toxin production of Clostridium botulinum.  This may cause a serious form of food poisoning called botulism. Therefore, a recall from customers is being carried out as a precautionary measure.

Product details

The following six varieties of bottled Fino Olive Oil infused olive oil are being recalled:

  • Basil Olive Oil
  • Garlic Olive Oil
  • Chilli Olive Oil
  • Lemon Olive Oil
  • Orange Olive Oil
  • Rosemary Olive Oil

Size: all sizes
‘Best before’ end: all date codes

Product recall notices are being displayed in stores that stock the product, advising consumers of the recall and what they can do if they have bought an affected product.

No other Fino Olive Oil products are known to be affected.

If you have bought one of the product, do not consume it. Instead, contact Fino Olive Oil by emailing susie@finooliveoil.co.uk for details of how to arrange a refund.

(Source: FSA website)