Equagold brand dark chocolate products

22 February 2019: Equagold Limited is recalling specific batches of its own brand Belgian style Couverture, Dark Ghana 70%, Dark Gourmet 56%, and Dark Gourmet 53% chocolate due to incorrect labelling about the presence of an allergen (milk).

Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Gourmet 53% (250g)
Belgian Style Couverture Chocolate Dark Gourmet 53% (250g)
Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Gourmet 56% (1kg)
Belgian Style Couverture Chocolate Dark Gourmet 56% (1kg)

 

Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Ghana 70% (1kg)
Belgian Style Couverture Chocolate Dark Ghana 70% (1kg)
Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Ghana 70% (250g)
Belgian Style Couverture Chocolate Dark Ghana 70% (250g)

 

Product identification

Product type

Dark chocolate products

Name of product (size)

Equagold brand

  • Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Ghana 70% (250g)
  • Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Ghana 70% (1kg)
  • Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Gourmet 56% (1kg)
  • Belgian style Couverture Chocolate Dark Gourmet 53% (250g).

Date marking

Various dates

Batch marking Various batches

Package size and description

Sold in 250g and 1kg gold bags.

Distribution

The products are sold in supermarket and retail outlets throughout New Zealand and online at:

The products are not exported.

Notes

This recall does not affect any other Equagold brand products. Products with labels which indicate that it contains milk are not affected.

Consumer advice

People with a milk allergy or intolerance should not consume these products. If you have consumed these products and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice. If you are not allergic or intolerant to milk, 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 Equagold Ltd:

  • Phone: 09 267 7367
  • Address: B4/48 Oakleigh Ave, Takanini, Auckland.
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