Foreign smell, listeria, foreign bodies: Numerous recall actions for noodles, sausages and cheese

Food recalls before christmas due to foreign smell, metal parts and bacteria
In many German households, the food supplies have been upset in recent days. For the Christmas festival guests are expected and the extended weekend provides for less shopping. Consumers should check their purchases again best. Shortly before Christmas, various food recalls were announced.

Chemical odor and flavor
The Aldi Süd food diner recalls the three noodle varieties "Mafaldine", "Conchiglie" and "Eliche rigate" from the supplier Alimentitalia. He told Aldi "that the pasta article, which was sold as an action article from 3.12.2016, was classified as" Mafaldine "and" Conchiglie "a chemical smell and taste," a press release says. For precautionary reasons, all three varieties of the article are recalled. The purchase price will be refunded.

Foreign chemical smell and flavor in pasta, metal part in sausages, listeria in cheese: Shortly before Christmas various food recalls were announced.(Photo: ChiccoDodiFC /

Recall for vegan sausages
Furthermore, a recall campaign for the product "Vegane Winzi-Weenies" from the manufacturer Topas GmbH from Mössingen has been launched. The batch 48216 with the minimum durability data from 25.01.2017 to 24.02.2017 is affected.

"In the case of the affected products, it has happened in one case that a metal part has entered the product, despite strict safety precautions," writes the producer.

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"We do not think it possible that further metal parts in products of thisBatch, but want to call the entire batch, especially after consultation with the activated food monitoring authority. "

The purchase price will be refunded - even without presentation of the receipt.

Health-endangering bacteria in cheese
And the French company "Le Fédou - Fromagerie de Hyelzas" recalls various raw milk cheese varieties due to the suspicion of contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

The affected products can be viewed on the portal "" by the federal states and the Federal Office for Consumer Protection.

"The food-borne Listeria monocytogenes infections lead to fever and / or headaches. The incubation period can be up to 8 weeks after consumption of the contaminated products, "states the consumer information.

These symptoms can occur more frequently in children, immunodeficient persons, pregnant women and the elderly. The products mentioned should not be eaten but destroyed or returned to the sales site. Consumers who have consumed the affected products and are diagnosed with these symptoms are urged to consult a doctor and refer to the consumption of the cheese.(ad)

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