Austria – Bavaria blu The spicy one 300g – Listeria monocytogenes


AGES informs about a recall of the company Bergader Privatkäserei GmbH. On July 27th, 2022, the company recalled the product Bavaria blu The Spicy 300g:
 © Bergader Privatkäserei GmbH
recall reason
Marketed by
Bergader Privatkäserei GmbH
Bergader Privatkäserei GmbH
Expiry Date
Batch number
0140, 0102

Bergader Privatkäserei GmbH warns of listeria in soft cheese with blue mold. It is the product “Bavaria blu Der Würzige 300g” with the best before date August 29, 2022 and the license plate number “4006402020550”, as the company announced on Tuesday evening. Batches 0102 and 0140 are affected. The product is being recalled as a precaution. The cheese was sold in Bavaria and Austria.

During an internal routine check, Listeria was found in a sample during monitoring. No listeria could be detected in the end products. However, it cannot be completely ruled out that the end product may contain Listeria . Consumers who have bought this product are asked not to consume it. In particular, pregnant women, the elderly and people with a weakened immune system can develop serious illnesses with blood poisoning and meningitis.

The following retail chains may be affected in Austria: Brugger, Eurogast, Grissemann, Kastner, Louiz, Metro, Pfeiffer GH, REWE (AGM C+C markets / BILLA PLUS), WEDL, Winkler.

The information can be found on the back of the packaging. Other products / batch numbers and best-before dates are not affected and can be consumed without hesitation.

Customers who have bought the product in question can return it to the food retailer for a refund of the purchase price, even without presenting the receipt.

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