Recall of Chorizo Products Suspected of being Contaminated with Salmonella in the UK

Issue Date 6 June 2008
Source of Information Food Standards Agency (FSA), United Kingdom
Food Product Chorizo products
Name of Product
Product Batch Number Best Before
D'elitte Chorizo Picante Extra (Size: 200 g) 189/07 Feb 2009
D'elitte Chorizo Suave Extra (Size: 200 g) 26/08 March 2009
Reason for Recall Product may be contaminated with Salmonella.
Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety The CFS has contacted the UK authorities for more information and has alerted the trade. The Centre will monitor the situation closely.
Advice to the Trade Stop selling the affected products.
Advice to Consumers Stop consuming the affected products.
Further Information

The FSA website

The CFS press release

Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department
6 June 2008