Allergy Alert: Undeclared Walnuts in Asda Extra Special Hand Finished Chocolate & Beetroot Loaf Cake

Asda has withdrawn its Extra Special Chocolate and Beetroot Cake because some packs might contain Extra Special Carrot, Courgette and Orange Loaf Cake which contains walnuts, and this is not mentioned on the product label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to walnuts.

PRODUCT DETAILS:

Product name: Asda Extra Special Chocolate and Beetroot Cake
Pack size: 276g
‘Best before’ date: 22 February 2016

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No other Asda products are known to be affected.

RISK:

Allergen: walnuts

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

ADVICE TO CONSUMERS:

If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to walnuts, do not eat it. Instead, return the product to the store from where it was bought for a full refund. Further information is also available by contacting Asda Customer Relations on 0800 952 0101.

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