Supermarket chain recalls snacks over allergy fears

Lidl have recalled the product
Lidl have recalled the product

Lidl is recalling three varieties of its Alesto Snacking Pockets because the labelling is not in English.

This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to cashew nuts, almonds or hazelnuts, and/or a sensitivity to sulphite dioxide/sulphites.

The affected products, all in 25g packs, are:

Alesto - Summertime Strawberry & Nut (Seriously Berry). Allergen: Cashew nuts

Crunchy Seed & Nut. Allergen: Cashew nuts, almonds

Alesto - Golden Fruit & Nut. Allergen: Sulphur dioxide, hazelnuts

The company have advised anyone having purchased the items to return them to the store from where they were bought for a full refund.