Euro Gourmet Meats brand various smoked meat products

19 May 2018: Euro Gourmet Meats is recalling all batches and dates of its smoked meat products due to a lack of process control.


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Euro Gourmet Meats brand various smoked meat products

Product identification

Product type

Smoked meat products

Name of product (size)

Euro Gourmet Meats brand smoked products (various weights):

Bacon – Back Eye, Hock, Diced Lardons, Mager Spek, Middle, Ontbytspek Danish, Shoulder, Streaky

Bierstick (appears as ‘Beersticks on label) – Chorizo Spanish Style, Droewors South African, Garlic, Pepperoni, Plain, Lamb

Ham – Off the bone, Rauwe, Sliced

Salami – American Pure Beef, Garlic, Wild Venison, Hungarian, Metworst Trampers, Pepperoni, Salchichon Spanish Style, Snyworst Dutch, Venetian Coppata

Smoked sausages – Andoullie Cajun Style (Hot), Cheese Kranskies, Frankfurters, Knakworst, Hungarian Kolbasz Garlic,  Kookworst, Portugese Chaurico (Mild and Spicy), Rookworst

Boterhamworst Pork Luncheon

Rookvlees Smoked Beef

Salmon (labelled as Hot Smoked Salmon – Ready-to-eat)

Smoked Chicken – Half and Loaf

Note: All products are smoked and may or may not include smoke in the product name.

Batch marking

All batches.

Date marking

All dates.

Package size and description

These products are sold in plastic vacuumed packs of varying sizes.

Products are labelled with a plain white sticker with black font.  ‘Euro Gourmet Meats’ appears on this label with product information.


The products are sold at Euro Gourmet Meats:

  • 303 Colombo Street, Christchurch
  • Riccarton Farmers Market
  • Mt Pleasant Farmers Market
  • Bidfood Wanaka, 20a Ardmore Street, Wanaka.


This recall does not affect any other Euro Gourmet Meats brand products.

Consumer advice

Affected products should not be consumed. There have been no reports of illness, however, if you have consumed any of these products and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice.

Customers should return the products to their retailer for a full refund.

Who to contact

If you have questions, contact Euro Gourmet Meats:

  • Phone: (03) 337 2929 
  • Address: 303 Colombo Street, Christchurch


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