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Koo canned mixed vegetable varieties

Date of recall announcement: 4th August 2021

Sapro Australia is conducting a recall of a variety of Koo brand vegetable products including:

  • Baked Beans in Tomato Sauce;
  • Butter Beans in Flavoured Brine;
  • Butter Beans in Tomato Sauce;
  • Corn Creamstyle Sweetcorn;
  • Whole Kernel Sweetcorn in Brine;
  • Mixed Vegetables in Hot Curry Sauce;
  • Mixed Vegetables in Curry Sauce;
  • Mixed Vegetables in Brine;
  • Baked Beans in Chilli Sauce.

Distribution: The products have been available for sale at independent food retailers nationwide.

Date markings: Date of Manufacture from 1/5/2019 up to and including 5/5/2021.

Problem: The recall is due to potential microbial contamination as a result of a canning failure.

Food safety hazard: Food products with potential microbial contamination may cause illness if consumed.

Country of origin: South Africa

What to do: Consumers should not eat this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

For further information please contact:
Sapro Australia
0414 070 564

Note: This information has been reproduced with permission from Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ)