Allergy Alert: Kumar’s Rendang and Besengek Spice Pastes – Undeclared Cashew Nuts

Verstegen Spices & Sauces UK Ltd is recalling Kumar’s Rendang Spice Paste 80ml and Kumar’s Besengek Paste 80ml because some packs may contain korma paste that includes cashew nuts as an ingredient not mentioned on the product label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to tree nuts.

PRODUCT DETAILS:

Product name: Kumar’s Rendang Spice Paste
Brand: Kumar’s
Batch code: 5585984
‘Use by’ date:  18 March 2016
Pack size: 80ml

Product name: Kumar’s Besengek Spice Paste
Brand: Kumar’s
Batch code: 5585987
‘Use by’ date: 19 March 2016
Pack size: 80ml

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No other Kumar’s products are known to be affected.

RISK:

Allergen: nuts (cashew nuts)

The product contains cashew nuts, which is not mentioned on the labelling, making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to tree nuts.

ADVICE TO CONSUMERS:

If you have bought the one of the above products and have an allergy to tree nuts, do not eat it. Instead, return the product to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

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