Organic product recalled due to salmonella contamination

An organic food retailer has recalled a line of tahini because salmonella has been found in the product.

Monday, 26th June 2017, 7:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:39 am
Product warning

E E Wholesale’s Equal Exchange Organic Dark Tahini has been found to contain traces of the bug, which can cause fever, diarrhoea and abdominal cramps.

The affect product, which comes in a 270g jar, has a Best before end date of April 2019 and Batch code 7097 L4.

No other Equal Exchange products, which are sold in most health shops, are known to be affected.

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The organic tahini in question

A company spokesperson said: “If you have bought the above product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store where it was bought for a full refund.”

The organic tahini in question