Tesco, Asda, Aldi, Lidl ‘do not eat’ warnings on product recalls

Asda, Tesco, Lidl and Aldi are among the UK supermarkets that have “do not eat” warnings on some of their products.

Food recalls have been issued at leading supermarkets for a variety of reasons, including low quality ingredients and outbreaks of disease-causing bacteria.

We have completed product recalls that you should be aware of.

If you have purchased any of the items listed below, you should be aware of possible health risks.


Aldi recalls

Aldi has issued a recall of one of its products due to a packaging error that poses a health risk.

The supermarket is recalling Bramwell’s tartar sauce because it contains sulfites that are not listed on the label.

Bramwells Tartare Sauce labels were wrongly applied to Bramwells Tartare Sauce.

The faulty product poses a health risk to anyone with a sensitivity to sulfur dioxide or sulphites.

Bramwell Tartar Sauce

  • Package size: 175 g
  • Package code: 2118
  • Best by: April 2023

Tesco recalls

Tesco has issued a “do not eat” warning and is recalling one of its products due to undeclared milk that could pose a health risk to consumers.

Mixed fruits and nuts in the supermarket contain milk that is not declared on the label, which can pose a health risk to anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk components.

Tesco is recalling the product from customers and has contacted the relevant allergy support organizations who will advise their members of the recall.

Product details:

Tesco mixed fruit and nuts

  • Package size: 25 g
  • Package Code: L2196H221
  • Best Before: January 13, 2023

Reminds me of Lidl

Lidl is recalling one of its products because it may contain disease-causing bacteria.

A supermarket has issued a recall of Eridanese Greek-style smoked mackerel fillets with oregano in olive and soy oil because Listeria monocytogenes was found in the product.

The bacteria can survive and even grow in the refrigerator and can cause listeriosis, which can last for weeks depending on the severity.

Symptoms include fever, vomiting, and headache, and in some cases, even convulsions.

Product details:

Eridanese Greek style smoked mackerel fillet with oregano in olive and soybean oil

  • Package size: 150g
  • Lot number: 01063402062022
  • Best by: January 02, 2023

Asda reminds

Asda is taking the precautionary step of recalling Asda White Lasanne Sauce due to the potential risk of microbiological contamination due to a manufacturing defect.

The issue only affects products sold in Asda stores in North West England, the North Midlands and North Wales.

Product details:

Asda White Lasagna Sauce

Package size: 480 g

Best by: February 03, 2024

a burning reminder

The FSA, together with Ardo NV, is recalling Ardo Fruitberry after hepatitis A was detected in the product.

Symptoms of hepatitis A include fever, nausea, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, dark urine, and jaundice.

Anyone who purchases the product must not eat it, but must return it to the store for a full refund.

Product details:

Ardo Fruitberry Blend

  • Package size: 2.5 kg
  • Lot number: 58622131
  • Best Before: May 2024