Popular Woolworths and IGA cake deemed a 'food safety hazard'

Anyone planning a birthday party or preparing to tuck into a supermarket ice cream cake has been warned one variety has been declared a “food safety hazard”.

A product safety recall has been issued for the Bulla Ready To Decorate Ice Cream Cake Base, which has been sold at Woolworths and IGA stores nationally.

A popular Bulla ice cream cake has been declared a “food safety hazard”. Source: Bulla Family Dairy / Facebook

The NSW Food Authority advised Regal Cream Products Pty Ltd, trading as Bulla Dairy Foods, is conducting a recall of the popular dessert “due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (soy)”.

The 1.5 litre cake, with a best before date of 24/03/2021, has been declared a “food safety hazard” the food authority advised.

“This is a food safety issue and anyone concerned about their health should seek medical advice. Any consumers who have a soy allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.”

The 1.5 litre cake, sold at Woolworths and IGA supermarkets nationally, has been recalled due to the presence of soy - an allergen to some people. Source: Bulla Family Dairy / Facebook

Consumers who have an allergy or intolerance to soy should not consume this product, the food authority warned.

The Bulla Dairy Foods cake may be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

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