162,000 pounds of Skippy peanut butter recalled due to possible metal fragments

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Hormel Foods is recalling virtually 81 tons of Skippy peanut butter as a result of the jars offered by Walmart and different retailers might include small fragments of chrome steel from a chunk of manufacturing tools.

The downside detected by inside methods on the facility the place the product was produced includes 9,353 instances, or 161,692 pounds, of three varieties of peanut butter, in accordance to the recall discover posted Wednesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Hormel Foods recollects 4 varieties of peanut butter.

Hormel Foods

The varieties — Skippy Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter Spread, Skippy Reduced Fat Chucky Peanut Butter Spread and Skippy Creamy Peanut Butter Blended With Plant Protein — all have “best-if-used-by” dates in May of 2023.

The product affected by the recall was shipped to 18 states: California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma and Wisconsin.

Hormel Foods recollects 4 varieties of Skippy peanut butter.

Hormel Foods

To perceive in case you’ve bought a Skippy product underneath recall, verify the UPC code on the facet of the jar the place the shop scans the product and search for one of the 4 sequence of numbers: 37600-10520, 37600-10667, 37600-10499 or 37600-88095. 

Hormel Foods recollects 4 varieties of Skippy peanut butter.

Hormel Foods

  • Skippy Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter, 40-ounce, with best-by dates of May 4 and May 5, 2023
  • Skippy Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter – Club, 2/40-ounce, with best-by date of May 5, 2023
  • Skippy Reduced Fat Chunky Peanut Butter, 16.3-ounce, with best-by dates of May 6, and May 7, 2023
  • Skippy Creamy Peanut Butter with Plant Protein, 14-ounce, best-by May 10, 2023

Recalled jars may be returned to the place or buy for an alternate or name Skippy at 1-866-475-4779, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Central Time.

Hormel produces greater than 90 million jars of Skippy every year. The Minnesota conglomerate’s different meals brands embody Jennie-O turkey and Spam.