Recall On European Butcher Expands

Recall On European Butcher Expands

European Butcher has added an additional product to an ongoing recall over a possible Listeria contamination. The company says it is recalling its European Butcher brand Smoked Side Bacon Slices in a variety of sizes with all best before dates. It had previously recalled 200g packages of its European Butcher brand Bacon Chunks, now amending that to include all best before dates. Both products were sold in Ontario.

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Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
European Butcher Bacon “Chuncks” Variable (approx. 200 g) Variable Batch #30210
All Best Before dates
European Butcher Smoked Side Bacon Slices Variable Variable Batch #30210
All Best Before dates

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

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