Cougar Mountain Baking Company Announces a Voluntary Recall of Its Peanut Butter, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk, & Ballpark Cookies and Cookie Dough Because of Possible Health Risk

February 13, 2009

February 13, 2009 -- Cougar Mountain Baking Company is issuing a voluntary recall on its Peanut Butter, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk, and Ballpark Cookies and Cookie Dough products, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The products being recalled are:

  UPC Lot Information
10 oz. Cardboard Box, 8 Soft Cookies/Box
Seasonal Variety Ballpark Cookies with chocolate chunks, peanuts, & toffee 0 96343 85672 Best Before 02/01/07 to 11/01/08
Golden Gardens Classic Peanut Butter 0 96343 85676 Best Before 02/01/07 to 03/07/09
Fremont Bridge Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk 0 96343 85679 Best Before 02/01/07 to 03/07/09
Gourmet Cookies - Large Individually-Cellophane Wrapped Cookie
Seasonal Variety Ballpark Cookie – 3.5 oz. 0 96343 22099 Best Before 02/01/07 to 03/07/09
Golden Gardens Classic Peanut Butter – 3.5 oz. 0 96343 22005 Best Before 02/01/07 to 03/07/09
Dark-Dipped Peanut Butter – 4.0 oz. 0 96343 32002 Best Before 02/01/07 to 03/07/09
Cookie Dough
Seasonal Variety: Ballpark Cookies - 18 oz. Cookie Dough Tub 0 96343 51107 Best Before 03/01/07 to 04/14/09
Classic Peanut Butter - 48 oz. Cookie Dough Tub 0 96343 51305 Mfg on or Delivered on 3/1/07 to 2/11/09
Seasonal Variety: Ballpark Cookies - 48 oz. Cookie Dough Tub 0 96343 51399 Mfg on or Delivered on 3/1/07 to 2/11/09

No known illnesses have been reported to date in connection with these products.  This recall was initiated after our supplier notified Cougar Mountain Baking Company that peanuts sold to us were supplied by Peanut Corporation of America (PCA).  Cougar Mountain Baking Company has informed the FDA of its actions and is fully cooperating with the Agency.

For more information please contact Cougar Mountain Baking Co. at (877) 328-2622 x201, by email at comments@cougar-mountain.com or visit the FDA website.