Last updated on 11 February 2013
Tesco finds horse meat in some Everyday Value Spaghetti Bolognese
Tesco has this evening announced that it has found horse meat in some Everyday Value Spaghetti Bolognese.
It carried out a number of tests following the product's withdrawal from sale on a precautionary basis.
Tesco says that of the positive results, most are at a trace level of less than 1% but three showed significant levels of horse DNA, exceeding 60%. The company also tested the horse meat for 'bute' and the results were negative.