Supermarket pesto contains 'substitute' ingredients

Supermarket pesto contains 'substitute' ingredients
 

Italian pesto sold by UK supermarkets contains substitute and often cheaper ingredients, an investigation by consumer group Which? has found.
The sauce is traditionally based on four key ingredients of basil, pine nuts, parmesan and olive oil.
A test of 12 own-brand standard and premium prestos at seven supermarkets found carrot and bamboo fibres among extra ingredients.
Which? urged consumers to check the labelling.
The watchdog's investigation reviewed the ingredients of 190g pesto jars from Asda, Co-op, Marks and Spencer, Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Waitrose.
It found all of the... read more

 
14 April 2018 in Regional, Views: 66
Source: BBC
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