The discovery of horse DNA in several frozen beef burgers sparked a wave of jokes and gags on Twitter.
Ranging from hilariously clever to cringingly bad, here are some of the best:
To beef or not to beef? That is equestrianFrom @WeirdHorse on Twitter:
Today I'll be raising the horseburger issue in parliament and demanding an urgent steward's inquiryFrom @johnprescott on Twitter:
Has anyone tested Tesco's veggie burgers for uniquorn yet? (sorry)From @pace on Twitter:
Those Aldi horse burgers were nice, but I prefer My Lidl PonyFrom @brucel on Twitter:
I've just checked those Tesco burgers in the fridge.. and they're off.......From @theotriangle on Twitter: