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Recall of a Batch of The Foodie Market Milled Brown Flaxseed due to the Presence of Salmonella

Friday, 01 July 2022

Alert Summary
Category 1: For Action
Alert Notification: 2022.39
Product Identification: The Foodie Market Milled Brown Flaxseed; pack size: 200 g
Batch Code L131315; best before date: end of January 2023
Country Of Origin: United Kingdom


Aldi is recalling the above batch of The Foodie Market Milled Brown Flaxseed due to detection of Salmonella Typhimurium. Point-of-sale recall notices will be displayed in Aldi stores supplied with the implicated batch.

Nature Of Danger:

People infected with Salmonella typically develop symptoms between 12 and 36 hours after infection, but this can range between 6 and 72 hours. The most common symptom is diarrhoea, which can sometimes be bloody.  Other symptoms may include fever, headache and abdominal cramps. The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days. Diarrhoea can occasionally be severe enough to require hospital admission. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have more severe illness.

Action Required:


EHOs are requested as part of their routine checks to verify that the implicated batch is recalled from sale in Aldi stores. Please notify FSAI ( of any concerns.


Consumers are advised not to eat the implicated batch.

The Foodie Market Milled Brown Flaxseed