Last updated on 19 October 2012

Home Farm Speciality Foods withdraws various savoury sauce products due to errors in the labelling resulting in incorrect allergen information

Allergen: Celery, Sulphites, Wheat

Ref WW/2012

Products

Various savoury sauce products (refer to list below)

Risk

The allergens for the products listed below have not been correctly mentioned on the advisory allergen labelling, therefore resulting in inconsistent allergen information provided on the labelling of the product. This poses a risk to those with an allergy or sensitivity to celery, sulphites and wheat, who may only check the allergen labelling information rather than the ingredients list.

Product identification

Home Farm Foods Beef Stock, 450g
Home Farm Foods Black Bean Sauce, 212g
Home Farm Foods Chicken and Rib sauce, 395g
Home Farm Foods Chicken Casserole sauce, 470g
Home Farm Foods Chicken Stock, 450g
Home Farm Foods Diane Sauce, 395g
Home Farm Foods Hoi Sin & Chilli Sauce, 212g
Home Farm Foods Hoi Sin Sauce, 212g
Home Farm Foods Plum Sauce, 212g
Home Farm Foods Red Wine Casserole Sauce, 470g
Home Farm Foods Rich Beef Casserole Sauce, 470g
Home Farm Foods Roast Beef Gravy, 450g
Home Farm Foods Roast Chicken Gravy, 450g
Home Farm Foods Sausage Casserole Sauce, 470g

'Best before' date (for all products): up to and including August 2013

Action taken by the company

The company has withdrawn all affected stock from sale and recalled any affected stock that has been sold to consumers with an allergy or intolerance to celery, wheat or sulphites. Customer notices will be displayed in stores to alert consumers to the reasons for the withdrawal and the actions they can take if they have purchased the product(s). The products will be over-stickered with the correct information and placed back on sale.

Advice to consumers

Customers with an allergy or sensitivity to celery, sulphites and wheat are advised not to consume these products.