Ireland – Recall of a Batch of Bosna Smoked Roast Beef Due to the Presence of Listeria monocytogenes

FSAI

Smoked Roast Beef FOP

Summary
Category 1: For Action
Alert Notification: 2021.82
Product: Bosna Ready-to-eat Smoked Roast Beef / Bosna Suho Meso Zarebnica Geräuchertes Roastbeef Delikatess; pack size: 400g
Batch Code: Best before date: 03.11.2021
Country Of Origin: Poland

Message:

The above batch of Bosna ready-to-eat smoked roast beef is being recalled due to the presence of Listeria monocytogenes.  Point-of-sale recall notices will be displayed in stores supplied with the implicated batch.

Nature Of Danger:

Symptoms of Listeria monocytogenes infection can include mild flu-like symptoms, or gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.  In rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications. Some people are more vulnerable to Listeria monocytogenes infections, including pregnant women, babies, and people with weakened immune systems, including the elderly.  The incubation period (time between initial infection and first symptoms appearing) is on average 3 weeks but can range between 3 and 70 days.

Action Required:

Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:

Retailers are requested to remove the implicated batch from sale and to display a point-of-sale recall notice in stores where the affected batch was sold.

Consumers:

Consumers are advised not to eat the implicated batch.

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