Jif peanut butter recalled over salmonella concerns

Certain Jif peanut butter products are being voluntarily recalled, the JM Smucker Co. announced Saturday. The products, which were sold and distributed across the US and in Canada, may be contaminated with salmonella.

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Recalled Jif Peanut Butter

Food and Drug Administration


At least 14 people across 12 states have become sick from the products, and two were hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. No deaths have been reported.

The products have lot codes 1274425 – 2140425, the Food and Drug Administration said, adding that anyone who has these possibly contaminated products should throw them out right away.

“We apologize for the concern this will cause but we have initiated a voluntary recall of select Jif products sold in the US and Canada due to potential salmonella contamination,” the company said on its website.

The organism salmonella can cause symptoms including fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. It can be serious and sometimes fatal to children, as well as frail and elderly people, according to the FDA.

The full list of recalled products can be found below:

  • JIF 16 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025516

  • JIF 40 OUNCE NATURAL CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150007565

  • JIF 3/4 OUNCE PEANUT BUTTER PLASTIC CASE 5150008051

  • JIF .64 OUNCE NATURAL PEANUT BUTTER PLASTIC CASE 5150008058

  • JIF 96 COUNT NATURAL PEANUT BUTTER TO GO CASE 5150021889

  • JIF 36 COUNT CREAMY JIF PEANUT TO GO CASE 5150024114

  • JIF 8 COUNT CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 5150024130

  • JIF 8 COUNT CREAMY PBTR TO GO 5150024136

  • JIF 4.5 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 5150024137

  • JIF 54 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 36 PACK 5150024143

  • JIF 28 OUNCE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024163

  • JIF 96 COUNT CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 5150024170

  • JIF 54 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 36 PACK 5150024174

  • JIF 28 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024177

  • JIF 40 OUNCE NATURAL HONEY 5150024182

  • JIF 12 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024191

  • JIF 12 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TO GO 5150024307

  • JIF 40 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024321

  • JIF 28 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024322

  • JIF 4 POUND CAN CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024331

  • JIF 96 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY TWINPACK 5150024404

  • JIF 15.5 OUNCE NO ADDED SUGAR PEANUT BUTTER 5150024540

  • JIF 13 OUNCE SQUEEZABLE POUCH 5150024545

  • JIF 13 OUNCE SQUEEZABLE POUCH 5150024545

  • JIF 13 OUNCE NATURAL SQUEEZE POUCH 5150024572

  • JIF 13 OUNCE NATURAL SQUEEZE POUCH 5150024572

  • JIF 80 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150024769

  • JIF 80 OUNCE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150024776

  • JIF 40 OUNCE REDUCED FAT CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025499

  • JIF 16 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025516

  • JIF 16 OZ REDUCED FAT CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025518

  • JIF 16 OUNCE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025537

  • JIF 80 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150025542

  • JIF 16 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025565

  • JIF 16 OUNCE NATURAL CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025574

  • JIF 16 OUNCE NATURAL CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER HONEY 5150025578

  • JIF 40 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150072001

  • JIF 40 OUNCE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150072002

  • JIF TO GO 8 PACK 250 GRAM CREAMY 5150075007

  • JIF 46.5 OUNCE NO ADDED SUGAR PEANUT BUTTER 5150041418

  • JIF 1.1 OUNCE PORTION CONTROL PEANUT BUTTER 120 COUNT 5150092100

  • JIF 96 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150024705

  • JIF 28 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER 5150024177

  • JIF 12 OUNCE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER INTERNATIONAL 5150008026

  • JIF 16 OUNCE CREAMY OMEGA 3 PEANUT BUTTER 5150025530

  • JIF 96 OUNCE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150024706

  • JIF 96 OUNCE CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER TWIN PACK 5150024705

  • JIF 16 OUNCE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER 5150025537

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