Announcement By Colruyt Prepared Stew

Presence of mustard not mentioned on the label.

As part of the internal checks, the presence of mustard was found in the prepared stew of the Colruyt butcher's shop, whereas this is not mentioned on the label.

Colruyt has therefore decided in consultation with the FASFC to remove this product from the shelves and send a press release to inform consumers (to return the products).


Description of the product

  • Prepared stew
  • Use by:
  • Weight: 600 g
  • In a black tray with film
  • Sales period: from 16/1/2017 up to and including 2/3/2017

The wrong list of ingredients was printed on the packaging as well. This is the correct list of ingredients:

50% beef, water, 11% table beer (contains BARLEY), fried onions, modified starch, mustard (water, MUSTARD seeds, vinegar, salt, acid (E330), preservative (E224)), vegetable oil (maize, coleseed), glucose syrup, salt, flavours (contains SOY), spices, dietary fibre, leek, colouring (E150c), acidity regulator (E262, E331, E500), thickening agent (E415)


This product was distributed in the following stores:

All Colruyt banner stores in Belgium and Luxembourg.


Information for consumers

If you have a mustard allergy or intolerance, do not eat this product. Return it to the store where you bought it and you shall be reimbursed. If you have allergic reactions after eating this product, please consult a physician immediately.

There is no risk for consumers who are not allergic or intolerant.

For more information, you can contact: Colruyt Customer Service on the number 02 345 2345.


Contact for press

Hanne Poppe - Silja Decock

Press relations officer

+32 (0)2 363 55 45

+32 (0)473 92 45 10

Nathalie Roisin

Responsable presse

+32 (0)2 363 55 45

+32 (0)473 82 27 15

Outside of office hours

+32 (0)473 92 45 10

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