Jindi brand cheese

19 January 2013: Jindi brand cheeses are being recalled as a precaution after a listeriosis outbreak in Australia linked to some Jindi products.

Product identification

Product type Dairy product – cheese
Name of product (size) Jindi cheese imported from Australia – includes brand names Old Telegraph Road and Top Paddock (various sizes)
Package size and description
Name of product Original best before date Batch code Original unit size
Jindi Blue 04.01.2013 WW22110 2 kg wheel
Jindi Deluxe Blue 25.12.2012 VW191010 120g
Jindi Camembert      18.01.2013 70111 200g
Jindy Classic Camembert 21.01.2013 140111 1kg wheel
Old Telegraph Road Fire Engine Red 28.12.2012 131610 1kg wheel
Jindi Brie 18.01.2013 243110 3kg wheel
Jindi Triple Cream Brie 24.01.2013 40511 1.5kg log

Note: Cheeses may be retailed to order in amounts specified by the customer. Affected products may be unlabelled and in a smaller quantities than those listed 


Retailed or wholesaled between December 2012 and January 2013 from these supermarkets and specialty food stores in Auckland and Wellington:

  • Kosher Co-op, Wellington Jewish Community Centre, Wellington
  • New World, Wellington City
  • Farro Fresh Foods – Constellation Drive and Grey Lynn Stores, Auckland
  • On-Trays Ltd, Petone, Wellington

Consumer advice

Pregnant women and their unborn children, newborn babies, and anyone whose immune system has been weakened by disease or illness are most at risk of developing listeriosis.

If you have consumed any of the above listed cheeses and have any concerns about illness, contact your doctor or seek medical advice.

Who to contact

Customers should return the product to their retailer for a full refund.

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