Smith Dairy Products Company announced a voluntary recall on SMITH’S Peanut Butter Crunch ice cream, Acme Peanut Butter Twist ice cream, and Ruggles Peanut Butter Crunch and Peanut Butter Crunch Brownie ice cream. The recall notification was initiated by Pecan Deluxe, the company that manufactures the peanut butter candy pieces in the products.

*Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.

The products in question are:

DESCRIPTION
UPC
LOTS
SMITH’S Peanut Butter Crunch Ice Cream (1.75 Qt)70424 08139060-10 through 155-12
SMITH’S Peanut Butter Crunch Ice Cream (Half Gal)70424 08139060-10 through 155-12
Acme Peanut Butter Twist Ice Cream (Half Gal)29313 4611003/01/10 through 06/03/12
Ruggles Peanut Butter Crunch Ice Cream (3 Gal)70424 08607060-10 through 155-12
Ruggles Peanut Butter Brownie Crunch (3 Gal)70424 08639060-10 through 155-12

For more information, please visit the FDA’s PRESS RELEASE.

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