Ceren—Halva (Middle Eastern Sweet)

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Product description

Also known as helva or halwa. 3 variety lines - plain, chocolate and pistachio. 350g & 750g plastic tub. Imported in January 2001 from Turkey. Has been on the market for 6 months and has been distributed in Victoria in the Melbourne Metro.

What are the defects?

Salmonella contamination.

What are the hazards?


What should consumers do?

Dispose of these sweets immediately or return to the place of purchase for a refund.


Overseas Imports & Exports Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold


Coordinating agency

Food Standards Australia New Zealand is the coordinating agency for this recall.

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