Over 160,000 pounds of Skippy peanut butter recalled over steel pieces in product

Skippy Foods LLC is recalling certain SKIPPY brand  Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter Spread, Reduced Fat Chunky Peanut Butter Spread and Creamy Peanut Butter Blended With Plant Protein because of the possibility of stainless steel pieces from manufacturing equipment in the products. 

In total, Skippy Foods, LLC is recalling 9,353 cases, or 161,692 total pounds, of peanut butter products, according to the company’s recall notice posted by the Food and Drug Administration. The recall notice does not say how the problem was discovered.

Recalled products:

The code date is located on top of the lid. To view labels from the recalled peanut butter, click here.

Product Recalled Code Date
SKIPPY® Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter, 40oz

Best if Used By MAY0423

Best if Used By MAY0523

SKIPPY® Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter – Club, 2/40oz Best if Used By MAY0523
SKIPPY® Reduced Fat Chunky Peanut Butter, 16.3oz

Best if Used By MAY0623

Best if Used By MAY0723

SKIPPY® Creamy Peanut Butter Blended With Plant Protein, 14oz Best if Used By MAY1023

As of the posting of this recall, there have been no consumer complaints associated with the recalled product.

If consumers have any of these products, they should return it to their retailer for an exchange or call Skippy Foods Consumer Engagement at 866-475-4779 or visit the website at www.peanutbutter.comExternal Link Disclaimer for instructions and information.

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