Food Recall: Bella Fantasia Hazelnut Gelato, Bacio Romantico Gelato

Posted by Daniel Palmer on 14th October 2008

Bella Fantasia is voluntarily recalling the products listed below in NSW due to indications of Listeria monocytogenes contamination. These products are generally sold in specialty pizza shops and fruit markets.

Listeria may cause illness in pregnant women, the very young, the elderly and people with low immune systems. Any customer concerned about their health should consult their doctor.

The recall applies only to the below products – no other Bella Fantasia gelato products are affected.

The products should not be sold and customers who have already purchased these products are advised to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Name of Product & Size:
1) Bella Fantasia 240mL Hazelnut Gelato
2) Bella Fantasia 3-pack Bacio Romantico Gelato

Package Description:
1) 240mL plastic cup with lid
2) 375ml 3-serve deli pack, plastic long-roll tube

Use By Date:
1) Best before: 26/02/09
2) Best before 29/07/09

Australian Distribution: NSW only