Discount supermarket chain Aldi is recalling two of its Specially Selected cheesecakes as there’s a chance that the glass pots containing them could become damaged.
If you’ve bought either of the puddings do not eat them. Instead, return them to your nearest store where you can get a full refund. Keep reading for more advice on what to do if you’ve been affected.
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Which Aldi desserts are being recalled?
All batches of Aldi’s Specially Selected 2 Key Lime Cheesecakes (170g) and 2 Millionaire’s Cheesecakes (180g) are being recalled, regardless of sell-by dates. No other Aldi products are known to be affected.
Have you eaten an Aldi cheesecake pot?
If you’ve already consumed the product or thrown it away, you can still get a refund. You just need proof of purchase, whether that’s a receipt or online bank statement.
If you’ve eaten it and are concerned there may have been glass in the cheesecake, seek medical advice. Under the Consumer Protection Act, if you have suffered injury as a result of the defect, you are entitled to claim.
Your rights with any recalled food
Thanks to the Consumer Rights Act, if you’ve bought a product that’s been recalled due to fears of contamination or allergy concerns, you have the right to a refund.
Under the Act, all goods should be of satisfactory quality, fit for purpose and as described. If you’ve bought a product that’s been recalled, you’re entitled to a refund even if it’s been in your cupboard or freezer for several months.