Posted: Thu 14th Apr 2016

‘Own Brand’ white and dark rum recalled from Asda and Aldi due to fragments of glass in bottles

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Thursday, Apr 14th, 2016

The Food Standards Agency is warning consumers that some bottles of white and dark rum sold in Asda and Aldi may contain glass.

Producer Glen Turner Co. Ltd supplier to the two supermarket chains has recalled the 70cl bottles on a precautionary basis because the products may contain small fragments of glass.

Own brand products are affected by the recall including Asda’s Carta Blanca Superior White Rum and Refined Dark Navy Rum and Aldi’s Old Hopking brands.

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As a precautionary measure the 70cl bottles of dark rum and white rum are being rcalled as there is a small risk they may contain fragments of glass.

Customers are asked to return any of the products to their nearest store, where a full refund will be given, no receipt will be needed.

Products recalled:

Asda

Product: Carta Blanca Superior White Rum

Brand: Asda
Bottle size: 70cl
Batch codes: L525756, L528656

Product: Refined Dark Navy Rum

Brand: Asda
Bottle size: 70cl
Batch codes: L525856, L531556

Product: Liberty Ship Superior Dark Rum

Brand: Liberty Ship
Bottle size: 70cl
Batch codes: L531556, L525856

Product: Liberty Ship Superior White Rum

Brand: Liberty Ship
Bottle size: 70cl
Batch codes: L528656, L601156, L525756

Aldi

Product: Old Hopking Dark Rum

Brand: Aldi
Bottle size: 70cl
Batch codes: L528656, L531456, L531556, L525856

Product: Old Hopking White Rum

Brand: Aldi
Bottle size: 70cl
Batch codes: L531456, L525856, L525756, L528656

No other batch codes or products are known to be affected.

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