Mortadella withdrawn from supermarkets due to the presence of allergens

New press release published on the official website of the Ministry of Health, which highlights the need for the withdrawal, which has already taken place Mortadella Antica Magnolia-Ferrarini from trade. Once again, the focus of attention is mainly on the labeling of the product itself, with reference to a specific batch. Let’s see in detail what happened and what buyers in possession of the cured meat should do.

Mortadella withdrawn

As has already happened recently, in the case of the recalled taralli, the Ministry of Health has communicated the impossibility of selling Antica Magnolia-Ferrarini mortadella in supermarkets. Product already recalled, with reference to one specific lot.

The reason, as mentioned, is not strictly connected to the quality of the product and its creation. The problem is the arrival on the market of a poorly labeled good. Due to an error, in fact, nThe presence of particular allergens inside has not been declared. Specifically let’s talk about almonds And pistachios.

What may seem like an exaggeration to some, is not at all to allergy sufferers. Having the opportunity to eat everything, indiscriminately, letting yourself be guided solely by taste, is a privilege.

In business, however, it is necessary to take into consideration all types of customers, protecting themselves in the same way. Such a case it could have had very serious consequences.

Purchased Mortadella: what to do

In this article we provide all the necessary information to understand if you really have the mortadella withdrawn from the market at home. Beyond the lottery, it is also important to know what to do, specifically, according to the law.

We know that the Ministry of Health officially ordered the withdrawal of a batch of Antica Magnolia-Ferrarini mortadella last December 7, 2023. We know the identification mark of the establishment, that is ITD321M THERE IS. To be 100% certain that it is the same product already crammed into your refrigerator, it was produced by Vismara SpA in the Casatenovo factory.

Having dispelled any doubts on the matter, let’s move on to the crucial detail for identification, namely the lot number: 2364177. The packs are all 100 grams and the reported deadline is January 14, 2024.

All key data is known and therefore it is possible to understand whether the product with false labeling was purchased or not. What to do in this case? Let it be clear that mortadella is not harmful, in itself. This is not a withdrawal made by the Ministry of Health for reasons related to its composition, as such.

This is just an informational issue. It is important that allergy sufferers are adequately informed before making a purchase. If you have access to the cured meat, it is obviously advisable not to consume any quantity, proceeding with the return to the business that made the sale. Everything will be collected and, in exchange, you will get what you owe, i.e. a refund or a voucher.

What if the product had already been consumed, totally or at least partially? A mature person knows well what his body’s reactions are. For anyone who has never experienced a trauma of this type first hand, here are the allergy symptoms to pay attention to: tingling in the mouth, itching, hives, swelling, abdominal pain, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and diarrhea.