Jumbo UK recalls Ghana Taste Tom Brown Millet Based Porridge because of undeclared peanuts

England specific

Jumbo UK is recalling Ghana Taste Tom Brown Millet Based Porridge because it contains peanuts which are not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.

Product details

Ghana Taste Tom Brown Millet Based Porridge

Pack size 400g
Batch code YFOO04072017TB
Best before All date codes
Allergens Peanuts

No other Jumbo UK products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

Allergen(s): Peanuts

This product contains peanut making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts.

Action taken by the company

Jumbo UK is recalling the above product from customers and 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. This notice explains to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.

Our advice to consumers

If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to peanuts, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

About allergy alerts

Sometimes there will be a problem with a food product that means it should not be sold. Then it might be 'withdrawn' (taken off the shelves) or 'recalled' (when customers are asked to return the product). Sometimes foods have to be withdrawn or recalled if there is a risk to consumers because the allergy labelling is missing or incorrect or if there is any other food allergy risk. When there is a food allergy risk, the FSA will issue an Allergy Alert.

Ref: FSA-AA-09-2019