Foodmaker Soupologie have issued a recall for three varieties of their soup products due to the possibility of Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
The products affected are:
- Soupologie 5 a Day Classic Tomato with Carrot & Red Pepper Soup, best before 1 October 2019, batch code 03969
- Soupologie Broccoli, Pea & Basil Soup, best before 2 October 2019, batch code 03984
- Soupologie Pea & Leek Soup, best before 2 October 2019, batch code 03980
All products affected come in 600g packs, with no other Soupologie products thought to be affected.
Listeria monocytogenes is an infection with symptoms which include high temperature, muscle aches or pains, chills, sickness and diarrhoea. Older people, pregnant women, babies under one month of age and those with weakened immune systems are particularly vulnerable to Listeria.
Further information and guidance regarding Listeria can be found on the HPS website.
Source: Food Standards Agency (FSA), 14 September 2019