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15th February 2013 at 00:00

Horsemeat found in Findus lasagne

I can't say I'm surprised. What do you expect in a #163;1 lasagne? If you ever stop to read the ingredients on a frozen lasagne, it's like a horror story. But the incorrect labelling of food is inexcusable.


If it says beef then I expect it to have beef in it. Imagine if the next time your order of white beluga caviar arrived from Fortnum and Mason you found it was really whitefish eggs in a posh jar? By the way, horsemeat gives me the trots.


For years I've said that I don't eat processed food because I like to know what I'm eating. Despite all the regulations, you can't be sure what is in processed food. The horsemeat issue is the tip of the iceberg.


It's the deception people don't like. Horsemeat in itself isn't a bad thing. People just don't like having the piss taken out of them. coffeekid

I like Findus lasagne and the fact that it's made of horse doesn't make me want to puke. I'd probably still eat it.

Honey Loop

What's next? They find gerbil in the ratatouille?


It's very amusing to watch the meat-eaters frothing at the mouth over this.


I'm outraged that European Union countries have flogged incorrectly labelled food to the UK. I'm outraged by the fact that the European Commission has not been keeping an eye on what it is we eat and doing its job properly by controlling it.


You're flogging a dead horse.


It's not about whether you eat horsemeat or don't, nor is it about whether you eat meat or not. It's about whether what a product says it is should be what it is. The Ronseal effect, if you like.


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