The following is a recall notice from the New South Wales Food Authority and is included here with permission. It is an unusual recall as it is for a beer and only for one can out of the pack.
|Recall: Number 25 Extra Eggnog Beer, Beer Cartel Advent Calendar
16 November 2019
The NSW Food Authority advises:
Black Hops Brewing is conducting a recall of beer number 25, Extra Eggnog in the Beer Cartel 2019 Advent Calendar (single beer only). The product has been available for sale online.
· Number 25 Extra Eggnog Beer in the Beer Cartel 2019 Advent Calendar (single beer only) – 375ml aluminium can. Each beer is stored in its own compartment and that compartment is numbered. The product of concern is within compartment number 25.
· Best Before 10/04/20
Problem: The recall is due to the potential to cause excessive pressure build up in the can and rupturing of the container. The additional fermentation also results in an increased alcohol content making the product not fit for sale in its current packaging.
Food safety hazard: Food products with excessive pressure build up may cause injury and potential rupturing of the container. The additional fermentation also results in an increased alcohol content.
Country of origin: Australia
What to do: If you have purchased the 2019 Beer Cartel Beer Advent Calendar, please safely dispose of beer number 25. As the product is an online product, it cannot be returned. You will be contacted by Beer Cartel to arrange compensation.
If you are concerned about your health, you should seek medical advice.
For further information please contact:
See also: all current NSW food alerts