Voluntary recall from Justin's nut butter company for maple almond butter, chocolate hazelnut butter

BOULDER, Colo. - A Boulder-based food manufacturer has issued a voluntary recall of some jars of maple almond butter and chocolate hazelnut butter because of metallic fragments.

The company said Monday no metal has been found in any individual jars, but Justin's of Boulder and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment said they wanted to take precautions.

No consumer complaints, illnesses or injuries have been reported.

The products were distributed nationally to numerous retailers and were available for purchase on the Internet from July 18 to Aug. 14.

The recall does not affect the individual packets of nut butters.

The following products are affected:


--Maple Almond Butter 16oz Jar (Unit UPC 894455000322, Case UPC 894455002135)
o Lot Code 188 (Best By Date 07/07/14)
o Lot Code 190 (Best By Date 07/09/14)
o Lot Code 191 (Best By Date 07/10/14)

-- Chocolate Hazelnut Butter 16oz Jar (Unit UPC 894455000490, Case UPC 894455000612)
o Lot Code 191 (Best By Date 07/10/14)
o Lot Code 192 (Best By Date 07/11/14)

The "Best By" date can be located on the label of the jar between the UPC bar code and the nutrition facts panel.

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