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# fsai - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Ireland's dirtiest restaurants and takeaways: Here's where they are

Some counties have a far worse record than others.

# fsai - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Pizza and Mexican restaurants among food outlets served with closure orders last month

The FSAI said some businesses are “potentially putting consumers’ health at serious risk”.

# fsai - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Last year saw the highest number of food alerts issued in a decade

The FSAI dealt with 554 food incidents in 2016.

# fsai - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Happy Pear pesto batches recalled for containing egg

The Happy Pear says the egg was undeclared because of a labelling error.

# fsai - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Tesco and SuperValu recall Wicklow blue cheeses over listeria fears

The batches of blue cheese have been removed from shelves.

# fsai - Thursday 9 February, 2017

These five food businesses were served with closure orders last month

Two were in Dublin, with one each in Limerick, Meath and Cork.

# fsai - Monday 6 February, 2017

A live insect, human nail and cigarette butt just some of the things found in food last year

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland received over 3,200 complaints last year.

# fsai - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Avoca recalls hummus and colcannon over presence of Listeria

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland today issued a public warning over a single batch each of the products.

# fsai - Monday 9 January, 2017

Tayto manufacturer fined €2,000 under food safety laws

The fine related to the contravention of a European regulation.

# fsai - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

A Roscommon takeaway and bakery were both served with closure orders last month

In addition, a kebab take-away in Co Mayo was also served with a closure order.

# fsai - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

New rules for businesses who want to call their food 'artisan' or 'natural'

The guidelines aim to stop consumers being misled by marketing terms.

# fsai - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Pumpkin seeds recalled over insect infestation fears

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) said the product was being recalled as a precaution.

# fsai - Monday 7 November, 2016

Temple Bar restaurant among nine food businesses hit with closure orders

In another case, three prosecutions were secured against the owners of Jackson’s Hotel in Donegal.

# fsai - Thursday 3 November, 2016

There is way less salt in your sausages these days

But we still eat more than the recommended 5g of salt per day.

# fsai - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Sesame seeds recalled over fears they may contain moth larvae

The Food Standards Authority of Ireland (FSAI) issued the warning today.

# fsai - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

These 11 food businesses were closed last month

The closures were carried out in Dublin, Limerick, Clare, Westmeath, Waterford, Carlow and Cork.

# fsai - Friday 26 August, 2016

Batches of Ben and Jerry's ice cream recalled as they may contain metal pieces

Four batches of the ice cream are affected.

# fsai - Monday 8 August, 2016

Fade Street Social among 12 food businesses closed last month

The closures were carried out in Cork, Dublin, Cavan, Donegal, Laois, Mayo and Longford.

# fsai - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Tesco recalls beef ravioli over concerns it contains rubber pieces

It’s the second recall of a Tesco product over food safety concerns in the past month.

# fsai - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Temple Bar food stall one of eight businesses closed for food safety issues

Five of the closure orders have since been lifted, but three remain closed

# fsai - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Tesco recalls guacamole over salmonella concerns

Anyone who may have consumed the product and is feeling unwell is advised to seek medical advice immediately.

# fsai - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Bounce Energy Balls recalled over potential listeria risk

Cashew & Pecan Lift and Apple Cinnamon Protein Punch products have been taken off the shelves.

# fsai - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

These 12 food business were ordered to close last month

Business in Wexford, Laois, Limerick, Dublin, Galway, Cork and Tipperary were closed last month.

# fsai - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The Happy Pear withdraws batch of 'Hero Sprouts' over bacteria concern

The company is voluntarily withdrawing one batch of the product as a precaution.

# fsai - Monday 18 April, 2016

Tesco recalls batch of cheese over Listeria concerns

Listeria can cause vomiting, weakness and fever.

# fsai - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

These biscuits from Aldi were made in "unhygienic conditions"

They have been recalled.

# fsai - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Have a pack of these kernels? Make sure you know about the cyanide poisoning risks

Another batch of organic apricot kernels has been recalled from sale in Ireland.

# fsai - Monday 7 March, 2016

Dublin burrito bars among six food businesses served with closure orders

The Food Safety Authority took action against businesses in Dublin, Louth, Waterford and Wexford in February.

# fsai - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Did you buy these Apricot Kernels? They're being recalled

The recommended usage on the label is incorrect.

# fsai - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Complaints over worm in chicken nugget, animal tooth in jam and snail in sweets

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has released details of complaints received by its advice line in 2015.

# fsai - Monday 8 February, 2016

UCD restaurant shut down over food safety concerns

A prohibition order was also served on a butcher in Kerry.

# fsai - Sunday 31 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Some of Dublin's 'dog friendly' pubs are reviewing their policy No Dogs Allowed

# fsai - Friday 29 January, 2016

Pre-workout supplement recalled due to presence of 'amphetamine-like substances'

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland issued the recall today.

# fsai - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Crackdown on what can and can't be described as 'butter'

It is hoped the new guidelines will ensure that consumers aren’t misled.

# fsai - Thursday 7 January, 2016

These seven food businesses were ordered to close last month

Businesses in Dublin, Cork, Louth, Limerick and Donegal were among those closed in December.

# fsai - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Tesco is recalling these biscuits over undeclared egg

Back away from the chocolate.

These takeaways were shut down by the Food Safety Authority last month

And a butchers. And a restaurant.

# fsai - Thursday 3 December, 2015

'Urgent response' needed to tackle drug-resistant germs in Ireland's food chain

Drug resistant bacteria is recognised worldwide as one of the biggest potential threats to human health

# fsai - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Allergic to eggs? Avoid these M&S vegetable crispbakes

Egg isn’t declared on the label of one batch, but it is inside the product.