Local Food News | Listeria Danger in More Camembert Products | Andover & VillagesSainsbury’s, ASDA and the Co-op are recalling a number of Camembert products, with use by dates up to and including 6 March 2016, due to the presence of Listeria monocytogenes.

Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that can cause the food poisoning, Lysteria, particularly among vulnerable groups, these are pregnant women, unborn and newborn babies, those over 60 years old and anyone with a weakened immune system.

Product: The Co-operative Truly Irresistible Camembert

Pack size: 250g

‘Use by’ date: all dates

Product: Asda Extra Special Camembert de Pays

Pack size: 250g

Barcode: 5054070292617

Use by dates: 14, 21 and 28 February 2016

The following Sainsbury’s products with use by dates up to and including 6 March 2016 are being recalled:


Sainsbury’s Taste the Difference French Camembert Cheese, 250g


Sainsbury’s Taste the Difference Baking Camembert Cheese, 250g


Sainsbury’s Camembert Pays, 250g

Customers are advised to return the product to their local stores for a full refund.

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