Product recall: this sheep cheese can make you sick

Product recall: this sheep cheese can make you sick

Tomme de brebis, tommettes, soft pastes made from raw sheep’s milk are currently the subject of a recall. This cheese would contain a toxic bacteria, responsible for listeriosis.

Marketed from 06/27/2023 to 07/01/2023, batches of fresh sheep’s cheese have been removed from the shelves of their point of sale. To avoid serious food poisoning, it is recommended not to consume these dairy products. TipsForWomens takes stock of the incriminated batches.

Contaminated sheep cheese

Here is the information concerning the batch of recalled sheep cheeses Tomme de brebis, Tommette, soft pastes made from raw sheep milk from Bergerie du Tilh, marketed in the regions of Occitanie and Nouvelle Aquitaine.

  • Food / Milk and dairy products Tomme de brebis, Tommette, soft pasta made from raw sheep’s milk
  • Brand : Bergerie du Tilh
  • Model or reference: Tomme, Titou, Bichon, Arriel
  • • Lot Lots of 1 to 10 Recommended consumption date 02/18/2024
  • Marketing date: 01/11/2023
  • End of marketing date: 01/18/2024
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored in the refrigerator
  • Health mark: 64.059.100
  • Geographical sales area: Regions: Nouvelle Aquitaine, Occitanie
  • Distributors: Farm sales, Ferm’Envie, Aux Saveurs de la Ferme, Points Verts, Les 5C, AMAP

Listeriosis, a disease that can be serious

If this lot has been recalled, it is because it may cause the listeriosisa serious infection caused by the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes.

The Consumer Reminder site therefore invites consumers to “who have consumed the products mentioned above and who present with fever, isolated or accompanied by headaches, and body aches, to consult their doctor and report this consumption“.

Moreover,”serious forms with neurological complications and maternal or fetal damage in pregnant women can also sometimes occur“, the site further specifies.

Fragile individuals (pregnant women, immunocompromised people and the elderly) must therefore be particularly attentive to these symptoms.

The product must not be consumed and can be returned to the point of sale for reimbursement, until the end date of the recall procedure, February 18, 2024. For all questions, the number set up is 0646920389.