Food alert: Torta de Canarejal cheese for Listeria withdrawn

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New food alert and new Listeria alert. Announced by the European control system Rasff and confirmed by the German Federal Food Safety Office, the alert concerns the "Torta de Canarejal" sheep cheese produced by the Spanish company Canarejal

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New Alert feed and new alarm Listeria. Announced by the European control system Rasff and confirmed by the German Federal Food Safety Office, the alert concerns sheep cheese "Canarejal cake”Produced by the Spanish company Canarejal.

It is a soft cheese made with raw milk. According to Rasff, traces of the bacterium Listeria Monocytogenes were found in the packs of 250 grams marked with the following EAN codes: 8437013329095, 8436044441417.

The product was launched nationwide in the market through various retailers and Cash & Carry. The invitation is not to consume this batch of cheese and to return it to the point of sale purchased for replacement and refund.

The bacterium can cause serious health problems. Listeriosis is usually accompanied by flu-like symptoms and gastrointestinal disorders, with fever, body aches, nausea and diarrhea. In some cases it could be life-threatening especially for people with immunodeficiency, the elderly, the sick, children or pregnant women.



For the latter, the risk is of spontaneous abortion or premature birth, stillbirth or fetal infection.

Francesca Mancuso

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