Page 16

16

Please mention The Sentinella when responding to adverts

When Leche Isn’t Leche The highest priced carton of milk does not always mean the best quality, the OCU Consumers and Users Organisation reports and warns after analysing 47 brands of UHT full milk that the difference in quality is ‘abysmal’. Quality now, they say, is worse than it was 10 years ago, and the OCU analyses have shown that the content of some brands could be described as fraud. Some were found to contain less fat than they should; included phosphates which are not noted on the product label, or had very little nutritional value. One brand, Polesa, which had the lowest mark on the league table, just 10 out of a possible 100, showed results which suggested that the milk used was ‘too old’ and that products used in cheese making, such as whey, had been added.

tensive production. While Pascual got top marks, with 80 out of 100, the OCU marks Muu as its ‘top buy’, for its best price-quality ratio and its high content of calcium. The OCU has advised against buying the ten worst-marked brands and here they are... Altamira Entera UHT Carrefour Discount Entera UHT Condis Entera UHT El Castillo Entera UHT Llet Nostra Entera UHT Puleva Entera UHT Ram Entera UHT Reny Picot Entera UHT Rio Entera UHT Polesa Entera UHT

The organisation said in a press release that there is an ‘alarming lack of control’ on the processes used by some manufacturers. They said the drop in quality is due to a relaxation of regulations since 2006 and to the system of in-

top five Pascual Entera UHT Hacendado Entera UHT Consum Entera UHT Kaiku Entera UHT Gallega Entera UHT

Lisa and Richard welcome you to

Bar Triana Ctr Benamargosa 9, Triana, 29718

Tel: 618 373 316

English Breakfast, hot and cold snacks and sandwiches served 9am – 4pm daily (closed Mondays) Outside Terrace Friday 5th August - BBQ- Chicken, sausage, burger and various salads, 6.50€ including one beer, wine or soft drink. 7.30pm start Friday 19th August - Beer battered Cod or Pie, chips and mushy peas 5.50€ (selected bottle beer, wine and soft drinks 1.00€) - from 7.30pm Saturday 20th - Three course menu 25€ per couple (Reservations please) Quiz night every Tuesday - 8.30pm start. (food available 7pm – 9pm) Parties and functions catered for, hot or cold buffets, children’s menu, BBQ’s or special sit down meals. Space outside for bouncy castle. Please pop in or telephone 618373316 for more information to discuss your personal requirements

The Sentinella Axarquia August 2011  

The little mag that fits in your bag for info on the go

The Sentinella Axarquia August 2011  

The little mag that fits in your bag for info on the go

Advertisement