Allergen Recall: Yorkshire Game 17 Ltd's Venison Burgers

Allergen Recall: Yorkshire Game 17’s Venison Burgers

Allergen Recall:
Yorkshire Game 17's Venison Burgers


Yorkshire Game 17's Venison Burgers

Yorkshire Game 17 Ltd is recalling their venison burgers because they contain several allergens which are not emphasised correctly on the label - soya, sulphur dioxide/sulphites and wheat/gluten.

Food Allergens

From 13 December 2014, all food businesses need to provide information about allergenic ingredients used in foods sold or provided by them. There are 14 major allergens which need to be declared. These are:

  • Cereals containing gluten (the presence of wheat (such as spelt and Khorasan), rye, barley, oats and their hybridized strains need to be declared)
  • Crustaceans
  • Eggs, including hen, duck, goose, ostrich etc.
  • Fish
  • Peanuts
  • Soybeans and soya derivatives
  • Milk, including cows, goats, sheep etc.
  • Nuts (almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews, pecan nuts, Brazil nuts, pistachio nuts and macadamia nuts (also known as Queensland nut))
  • Celery (including celery leaves, seeds and celeriac)
  • Mustard
  • Sesame
  • Sulphur dioxide or sulphites (where this has been added to a food product and is above 10mg/kg in the finished product. Often found in dried fruit and wine)
  • Lupin
  • Molluscs

The Venison Burgers Recall

Product

Pack Size

Use By

Batch Code

Allergens

Wild Venison Burgers

227g

13 May 2018

12318

Soya, Sulphites, Wheat/Gluten

To read the Food Standards Agency's recall notice, click here. There is no notice by Yorkshire Game 17 Ltd on the Food Standards Agency's website (companies usually do this), and we could find nothing about the recall on Yorkshire Game 17's own website.