Monday, March 7, 2011

Skippy RECALL for Reduced Fat PB

The makers of Skippy Peanut butter have recalled the following two products due to the risk of Salmonella contamination:  Skippy® Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter Spread and Skippy® Reduced Fat Super Chunk Peanut Butter Spread. This is a limited recall to product distributed to retail outlets in Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin.

The affected product, which is packaged in 16.3 oz plastic jars, is as follows:
• UPCs: 048001006812 and 048001006782 (located on the side of the jar’s label below the bar code.)
• Best-If-Used-By Dates: MAY1612LR1, MAY1712LR1, MAY1812LR1, MAY1912LR1, MAY2012LR1 and MAY2112LR1  (Stamped on the lid of the jar.)

Please check any jars you may have just in case you have any of the recalled product.  If you do have any jars can contact the makers of Skippy at 1-800-453-3432, which is operational 24 hours a day, to get two free Skippy Peanut Butter coupons for replacement of possibly contaminated jars.

Thanks, mom for Him!  (thought it was worth passing along!!  Veg Mamma)