The influence of Jeff Wrickle is reverberating at Disney World, which does not offer peanut butter-filled snacks at its Florida theme park due to a lack of production.
Holes in Disney’s menu offerings appear when federal health officials warn Americans not to eat baked goods, sandwiches, candy, trail mix and ready-to-eat salad products.Amid the multi-state outbreak of Salmonella, a growing number of snacks from stores and vending machines across the country.
At least 16 people have been infected in 12 states, including two hospitalized, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in an outbreak update on Wednesday. Five out of five people reported eating peanut butter and four out of five people ate jiffy before they became ill, the CDC said.
“The big peanut butter of 2022 continues to be in short supply,” Gideon Beckhouse of Orlando, Florida-based Walt Disney World announced in a Facebook post on Saturday.
The Disney Springs restaurant took to Instagram to explain that the recall slowed the bulk stock of peanut butter coming to Florida and left it in the “pickle” because it needed hundreds of pounds a day for its peanut butter-based dessert. While treatments are not currently available, its nitro PB cold brew still exists, as the drink comes from Georgia Farm’s almonds, not almond butter, the restaurant explained.
The Magic Kingdom has also removed peanut butter sauce from the plaza ice cream parlor’s menu, leaving only hot fudge and caramel toppings on its lunch menu, a change noted by the Disney Food Blog and Walt Disney World News Today.
Walt Disney did not respond to a request for comment.
Th Jif recall has spawned a number of related tricks, including a reminder of Rich’s Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup, sold at nearly 200 candy and ice cream stores nationwide between November 11, 2021 and January 23, 2022.
On May 20, JM Smucker Co.Sold in the US and Canada with creamy, crunchy, natural and low fat. According to the Food and Drug Administration, the strain of Salmonella senftenberg was found at the JM Smoker plant in Lexington, Kentucky.
In the days since, more than a dozen companies have recalled products containing Jif.
The actual number of sick people and affected states is probably higher, as some people recover without testing, according to the CDC. “This product has a very long shelf life, so be sure to check any Giff Peanut Butter at home to make sure it is not returned,” it added.
Salmonella can cause symptoms such as fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. It can be serious and sometimes fatal for children, as well as the frail and elderly. Most people with Salmonella develop symptoms between 6 hours and 6 days after exposure to the bacteria.
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In addition to Giff’s jars, snacks containing peanut butter recalls are now attracting regulatory scrutiny, containing 16 separate but related recollections over the past 10 days or more.
Giant Eagle has recalled several bakery items containing peanut butter sold at three Pennsylvania supermarkets in Ebensburg, Indiana and northern Cambria due to possible Salmonella contamination, the company said in a statement posted Saturday by the FDA. The recalled items included 120 transactions and most of those who bought them were contacted directly, Giant Eagle said.
Safeway Fresh Foods is returning more than 1,200 cases of Quick Check branded Apple and Peanut Butter Shake trays delivered to Quick Czech retail stores in New Jersey, the company said in Vineland, New Jersey.
Happy Valley, Oregon’s AG Specialty Foods has recalled four perishable products sold in Oregon and Washington because they contain Giff Peanut Butter, according to a FDA post posted Friday. Possibly stained items include peanut butter and jam sandwiches and snack packs. And boxes with use-by-dates from May 16, 2022 to June 3, 2022.
Wawa is removing two products from its stores – Wawa Apple and Peanut Butter Dipper and Jeff Creamy Peanut Butter, according to information posted by the FDA.
Eugene, Oregon’s Euphoria Chocolate is returning truffles and meltways containing GIFs and will be sold by retailers and supermarkets across the state from February 17, 2022 to May 20, 2022.
Bix Productions of Little Canada, Minnesota on Thursday recalled 5-ounce packages of “Egg and Cheese Yogurt Power Box” and “Egg and Cheese Yogurt Snack Box” called Peanut Butter. Snack boxes were sold by retailers in five states: Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
The company said in a statement posted by the FDA on Wednesday that it has recalled the sale of Wal-Mart-branded fudge made from Jeff Peanut Butter and Melville, New York-based Fzmentals.
Fresh del Monte is recalling fresh-cut fruit and vegetable products with red-to-it giff peanut butter sold by retailers including 7-Eleven nationwide, the Florida company said in a separate statement.
Coblentz Chocolate Co., located in Walnut Creek, Ohio. Sweets including Chocolate, Fudge, Caramel Corn and Recalled Gif Peanut Butter are sold nationwide from November 12, 2021 to May 21, 2022. The company has stopped using Jif Peanut Butter. Butter, Coblantz said in a memo posted by the FDA on Tuesday.
Indianapolis, Indiana-based Garden Cut on Tuesday recalled products combining sliced celery with apple slices or peanut butter and distributed in seven states: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
Maryland Harvest Fresh Foods of Portland, Oregon, on Tuesday recalled that apple and celery slices were distributed 1.5-ounce portions of Giff to Go Creamy Peanut Butter in stores in two states – Oregon and Washington.
Spring, Texas-based Country Fresh remembers the array of fresh-cut fruit snack trays and fruit snack cups sold under brands such as Recall Giff Peanut Butter and Giant, Market 32, Snack Fresh, Snack Sensations and Wegman.
Products were by Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont, Washington. DC, and West Virginia, said Country Fresh.
Cargill said Monday it has recalled 795 8-ounce boxes of candy and other snacks, according to information posted by the FDA.
It includes milk and dark chocolate-covered peanut butter Ritz crackers, peanut butter melts, peanut butter eggs and fudges sold locally through the Wilbur Chocolate Retail Store in Lititz, Pennsylvania and online at Wilburbuds.com.
Taher Inc. of Plymouth, Minnesota is returning 6.3-ounce packages of “Fresh Season Power Packs” containing potentially contaminated Giff peanut butter. According to the company, the packs were sold at retail stores and vending machines in Minnesota and western Wisconsin.
Albertsons said it was returning 11 store-finished products, including mini peanut butter cream pie and sliced apples, including peanut butter, sold in stores including ACME, Albertsons, Eagle, Jewel-Osco, Safeway Tom Thumb and Vons (see full list of products and stores here ).
Meanwhile, the giant eagle is rememberingSold by GetGo stations in Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia until May 13. UPC code for lunch: 30034 93770 Dates up to 6 and May 29, 2022 are best-if-used.
The CDC estimates that approximately 1.3 million Americans are infected with Salmonella each year, of which 26,500 are hospitalized and 420 die.