Cinnamon stars recalled: Nausea and vomiting possible after consumption
Created: 05/10/2022 05:03
By: Melanie Gottschalk
In the pre-Christmas period, many people should not be without the right pastries.
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A certain brand is currently recalling cinnamon stars.
The reason: the treat could contain mold.
Warning before consumption.
Kassel - Consumers should take a close look at the Christmas cookies they buy.
Because cinnamon stars are currently affected by a recall.
The product may contain mold.
The manufacturer Kiebitzhof Wertkreis Gütersloh gGmbH provides information about the current recall of the cinnamon stars.
A batch with a best-before date of February 28, 2023 is affected, informs the portal
Cinnamon Star Recall: This batch is affected
Cinnamon stars 150g from the Kiebitzhof brand
best before date
reason for the warning
According to information from the company, the possibility of a risk of mold formation due to increased residual moisture in the baked goods was determined in a random sample as part of the examination of the aw value.
The manufacturer therefore advises against eating the cinnamon stars.
Cinnamon stars in the recall: The Christmas cookies were sold in these federal states
Consuming moldy food can cause symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea, which is why the manufacturer is recalling the affected batch of cinnamon rolls.
The affected product with the EAN code 4250096908926 was sold in the federal states of Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria, Berlin, Hamburg, Lower Saxony, North Rhine-Westphalia, Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein.
Consumers can return the baked goods to the respective food retailer for a refund of the purchase price, even without presenting the receipt.
Recall of pastries: purchase price will be refunded
In the letter from the manufacturer, he apologizes for the incident: "All necessary measures have already been taken to avoid such an incident in the future.
We ask all concerned to return the product of the above batch and brand to the point of sale.
The purchase price will of course be refunded to you, ”says the message.
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However, the cinnamon stars are not the only food that is currently affected by a recall.
Poultry and pork sausages from the Wudy and Pavo brands are also currently being recalled by the manufacturer.
The reason for this is Listeria, which was found in the product in individual cases.