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Coles issues second recall of Coles Italia Pesto al Basilico due to possible presence of peanuts

6 February 2020

COLES ISSUES SECOND RECALL OF COLES ITALIA PESTO AL BASILICO
DUE TO POSSIBLE PRESENCE OF PEANUTS
BEST BEFORE 24/09/2021

Sold in Coles Supermarkets nationally and Coles Online.

Coles is recalling a second batch of Coles Italia Pesto al Basilico 290gm, sold nationally at Coles Supermarkets and Coles Online with BEST BEFORE 24/09/2021 due to an undeclared allergen, being the possible presence of peanuts.

This follows a recall on 31 January 2020 of the same product with BEST BEFORE 28/08/2021.

Consumers who have a peanut allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if they consume the product. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

The product recalled includes:

·       Coles Italia Pesto al Basilico 290g

·       Best before dates: 24/09/2021 and 28/08/2021

Customers can return the product to any Coles Supermarket for a full refund.  Coles Online customers can receive a full refund or credit by contacting Coles Online Customer Care on 1800 455 400.

We apologise to our customers for any inconvenience. Customers seeking further information can contact Coles Customer Care on 1800 061 562.

For more information visit FSANZ: Undeclared peanut in imported pesto products containing cashews 

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For further information, please contact
Coles Media Line (03) 9829 5250 or media.relations@coles.com.au

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