Tag: peanut butter recall

Whole Foods Market Peanut Recall

In a nutshell: Grind your own and bulk peanut butter at Whole Foods Market in Southern Calif., Arizona, Las Vegas, and Hawaii are being recalled because of the peanut salmonella debacle. FDA press release (verbatim) and blogger comments at the bottom: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — Los Angeles — February 13, 2009 — Whole Foods Market is […]

Trader Joes Recalls Some Peanut Products

In a nutshell: Trader Joe’s is recalling various products from various regions. Read on. FDA press release verbatim FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — (February 9, 2009) Monrovia, CA – Trader Joe’s today expands its voluntary recall to include three private label products: Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Cookies (Sold in Midwest, Georgia and Nashville, Tennessee Trader […]

Tainted Peanuts and Other Food Recalls

The Atlanta Journal Constitution is following the Blakely, Georgia peanut recall debacle. Read the article and your stomach will turn as this latest peanut salmonella outbreak could’ve been avoided — if the FDA actually went to the plant to follow up on metal shards that were in a batch of peanuts rejected by Canada — if […]

Trader Joes Recalls Peanut Butter/Apple Slices

In a nutshell: Trader Joe’s is recalling sliced green apples with all natural peanut butter. Just imagine the scope of this peanut butter recall. FDA press release (verbatim) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — (January 23, 2009) Monrovia, CA – Trader Joe’s today expands its voluntary recall to include Trader Joe’s Sliced Green Apples With All Natural Peanut […]

Trader Joes Recall: Peanut Granola Bars

In a nutshell: Granola bars with peanut glaze and some cookies were recalled from Trader Joe’s due to the peanut butter and peanut paste salmonella scare. FDA press release (verbatim) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — (January 22, 2009) Monrovia, CA – Trader Joe’s today issued a voluntary recall for three private label products: Peanut Butter Chewy […]

Food Recall: Trader Joes Peanut Butter and Celery

In a nutshell: Some products at Trader Joe’s and other places are being recalled because of the potential for peanut butter food poisoning. FDA press release verbatim FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — IRWINDALE, Calif., January 20, 2009 — After receiving notification from one of its suppliers, Ready Pac Foods, Inc. is announcing that they are initiating […]

Dog Food Recall:Petsmart Peanut Butter Biscuits

In a nutshell: As predicted the peanut butter recall has a domino effect. Now some dog biscuits may be contaminated with peanut butter salmonella. FDA verbatim press release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — PHOENIX, AZ, January 20, 2009 — PetSmart is voluntarily recalling seven of its Grreat Choice® Dog Biscuit products that contain peanut paste made […]

Healthy Food Blog: Peanut Butter Recall

This peanut butter recall is really spreading. According to the latest reports which seem to change several times a day, over 465 people have contracted salmonella food poisoning and six have died. I think those six were elderly. The elderly are affected by food poisoning more so than the average healthy person. So far they […]

More peanut butter deaths from salmonella

I hope the FDA will be able to find the salmonella source. I remember how the tomato salmonella source never panned out. So far over 450 people have been sickened and five people died because of possible links to peanut butter salmonella. Peanut butter to foodservice such as schools, nursing homes, and hospitals have been the […]

Hold the Peanut Butter Crackers

In a nutshell: (pun intended) – Because of the nationwide peanut butter recall to foodservice, Keebler and Kellog are asking people to not eat the peanut butter crackers they may have on hand. FDA press release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — Battle Creek, MI — January 14, 2009 — Kellogg Company today announced it has taken […]