Jimmy's brand pies

23 October 2018: Jimmy's Pies Ltd is recalling specific batches of its Jimmy's brand Mince Pie and its Mince and Cheese Pie due to the presence of an undeclared ingredient, monosodium glutamate (MSG).

Jimmy's brand Cheese Pie (170g)
Jimmy's brand Mince and Cheese Pie (170g)
Jimmy's brand Mince Pie (170g)
Jimmy’s brand Mince Pie (170g).


Product identification

Product type

Meat pies

Name of product (size)

Jimmy's brand:

  • Mince Pie (170g)
  • Mince and Cheese Pie (170g)
Batch marking

All batches up to and including number 8250

Batches after 8253 are not affected by this recall

Package size and description

The products are sold individually in paper bags


The products are sold in various retail outlets and supermarkets nationwide


This recall does not affect any other Jimmy's brand products

Further information about MSG

Consumer advice

People with an MSG allergy or intolerance should not consume this product. If you have consumed this product and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice. If you are not allergic or intolerant to MSG, this recall does not affect you.

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

Who to contact

If you have questions, contact Jimmy's Pies Ltd:

  • Phone: (03) 446 8172
  • Address: 143 Scotland Street, Roxburgh, Otago.
Last reviewed: