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Bought houmous from Aldi then check this out - supermarket has recalled product over Salmonella scare




Aldi supermarket, which has branches in Chatteris and Wisbech, has recalled various houmous products amid a Salmonella scare.

In an online announcement Aldi said: "Our supplier (Zorba Delicacies Ltd) is recalling this product as a precaution due to the possible presence of Salmonella.

"This is a precautionary recall. We have not had any complaints from customers.

Aldi are recalling these items over Salmonella fears. (21182329)
Aldi are recalling these items over Salmonella fears. (21182329)

"Our supplier has strict controls in place and meets global food safety standards. It is currently undertaking an investigation to determine how this has happened.

"Our supplier is recalling the affected products. Aldi has removed the products from sale in stores."

Customers are being told not to eat the product and are entitled to a full refund is they return the pack to the store.

Anyone who has already eaten some of the affected batch and are feeling unwell are advised to seek medical advice.

The supplier has been working with the Food Standards Agency and Food Standards Authority Of Ireland.

Aldi's statement continues: "Aldi has robust systems in place for all own brand products. We work closely with our suppliers to ensure that any products they supply us have been made in a safe manner.

"Aldi will be investigating this matter thoroughly and liaising with the relevant government agencies as required."

Here is the list of affected products:

59246, 4088600207735 Reduced Fat Houmous Selection 180.00g

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL

59246, 4088600207728 Reduced Fat Plain Houmous 180.00g,

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL

4956, 4088600003412 Reduced Fat Houmous 200.00g,

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL

4956, 4088600003429 Standard Houmous 200.00g,

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL

20533, 4088600005027 Caramelised Onion Houmous 200.00g,

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL

20533, 4088600005034 Morroccan Houmous 200.00g,

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL

20533, 4088600187273 Red Pepper Houmous 200.00g,

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL

20533, 4088600207230 Sweet Chilli Houmous 200.00g,

Regions Affected: All UK and Ireland

Use by date: ALL



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