Austria – Le Brie “Chêne d’argent” – Listeria monocytogenes


AGES informs about a recall of the company LIDL Austria. The company initiated a recall of the product Le Brie “Chêne d’argent” on November 19th, 2020:

Food recall

Le Brie “Chêne d’argent”
Recall reason Listeria
Marketed by LIDL Austria
Manufacturer Lactalis Germany GmbH
Expiry Date 12/11/2020
Batch number 304 AD

Lactalis Deutschland GmbH is recalling a letter tip in the Austrian market in which Listeria monocytogenes was detected in a sample as part of a routine check . The product is affected by the recallLe Brie “Chêne d’argent”with the best before date and the batch number:

304 AD

Products with a different best before date are not affected.

The product has been on the market at LIDL in Austria since 11/11/2020. Sales of the affected product were stopped immediately.

Consumers who have purchased this product are asked not to consume it and to dispose of the food themselves or bring it back to the store. The purchase price will of course be reimbursed, even without a receipt. After consuming contaminated products,

Listeria monocytogenes can lead to flu-like symptoms such as fever, muscle pain and, under certain circumstances, vomiting and diarrhea.

Consumers who have consumed the product and suffer from the symptoms described are asked to consult their doctor immediately and to inform them of the consumption of the contaminated product as well as the place and date of purchase.

In particular, pregnant women, small children and people with a weakened immune system can cause serious illnesses as a result of consumption. You should consult a doctor after consuming the affected product even without symptoms.

Consumers can contact our customer hotline at:
+43 (0) 1 353 24 24 353, which is open on workdays from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The safety of our customers is our top priority. We very much regret the incident and apologize for the inconvenience this caused.

This warning does not mean that the endangerment was caused by Lidl Austria.

Product name: Le Brie “Chêne d’argent”
Weight (piece): 200 g
Fat level: 60% i. Tr Best before
date (
best before date) and batch number: 11.12.2020; 304 AD (EAN No.): 20115913
Identity code : FR 88.115 .001 CE best before

date and batch number can be easily identified on the front of the packaging Inquiries

& contact:

Chapter 4
Maria Choynowski
m.choynowski @

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