Warning issued as popular Japanese supermarket item recalled

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A popular Japanese food item has been recalled from UK shelves after food bosses issued an allergen warning.

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has put out a notice over Japan Food Express Ltd's Daisho Hakata Ramen Noodle Tonkotsu, which could contain traces of sesame that are not declared on the label.

"This product contains sesame making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to sesame, " the website reads. Customers can return the product to the store of purchase for a full refund.

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The details of the recalled product are:

Daisho Hakata Ramen Noodle Tonkotsu

Pack size: 188g

Best before: Until end of December 2024

"If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to sesame, do not eat it," a statement on the website says. "Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund. For more information, contact Japan Food Express Ltd on 020 3909 1555 or info@japanfoodexpress.co.uk."