Traces of aspartame were found in the cans, which did not feature on the ingredients listed.

The affected products have been removed from Lidl stores, although a large number of cans had already been sold.

People with the metabolism disorder phenylketonuria are particularly at risk and are advised not to consume the drink.


Name: Kong Strong Sugar Free Energy Drink XXL
Unit: Can, 500 ml
Best before date: 28.02.2020
Barcode: 4 056489 118411
Only products with a best before date of 28 February 2020 are affected.

For further information, please contact:

Division de la sécurité alimentaire
7A, rue Thomas Edison
L-1445 Strassen
Tél. : (+352) 247-75620
Fax : (+352) 27 47 80 68
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