Recall Alert! Chobani Greek Yogurt [UPDATED]

Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer

As of September 6, 2013:

Chobani said that most of the affected products have already been pulled from shelves. Chobani, Inc. said the affected products came from its Idaho facility and the recalled products represent less than 5 percent of its total production.

The containers are marked with the code 16-012 and expiration dates Sept. 11 to Oct. 7 are also listed. Here are the containers:

Chobani 6 ounce cups
Chobani 16 ounce tubs
Chobani 32 ounce tubs
Chobani 3.5 ounce cups
Chobani Bite 3.5 ounce cups
Chobani Flip 5.3 ounce containers
Chobani Champions 3.5 ounce cups
Chobani Champions 2.25 ounce tubes

As of September 5, 2013:

The FDA and Chobani, Inc. have issued a voluntary recall on all Chobani Greek YogurtAs of this morning, Chobani, Inc. has ceased the distribution of their Greek yogurt due to reports of the product bloating and swelling. There have even been claims of illness as the company continues to investigate the root cause of the problem.

Chobani, Inc. Greek yogurt was distributed nationwide from the company’s Twin Falls, Idaho facility and sold in retail and club stores.

The following products are subject the massive recall:

Chobani 6 oz. cups — all flavors
Chobani 16 oz. tubs — all flavors
Chobani 32 oz. tubs — all flavors
Chobani 3.5 oz. cups — all flavors
Chobani Bite 3.5 oz. cups — all flavors
Chobani Flip 5.3 oz. containers — all flavors
Chobani Champions cups 3.5 oz. — all flavors
Chobani Champions tubes 2.25 oz., 8, 16 and 36 count — all flavors

Here’s a detailed list of all the recalled Chobani flavors:

12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Plain
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Vanilla
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Honey
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Strawberry
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Blueberry
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Peach
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Lemon
12/6 oz. Chobani 2% Pineapple
12/6 oz. Chobani 2% Passion Fruit
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Raspberry
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Pomegranate
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Black Cherry
12/6 oz Chobani 0% Apple Cinnamon
12/6 oz. Chobani 2% Plain
12/6 oz. Chobani 2% StrawberryBanana
12/6 oz. Chobani 2% Mango
12/6 oz Chobani 0% Blood Orange
12/6 oz Chobani 2% Banana
12/6 oz Chobani 0% Pear
12/6 oz Chobani 2% Apricot
12/6 oz Chobani 0% Blackberry
12/6 oz. Chobani 0% Key Lime Blend
12/6 oz. Chobani 2% Coconut Blend
12/6 oz. Chobani 2% Orange Vanilla Blend
15/6 oz Chobani Blue 0% Club Pack, BB, Straw, Peach
6/6 oz. Chobani 0% Peach
6/6 oz Chobani 2% Pineapple
6/6 oz Chobani 0% Black Cherry
6/6 oz Chobani 0% Strawberry
6/6 oz Chobani 0% Blueberry
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Key Lime Blend
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Raspberry Blend
6/4/6oz Chobani 2% Coconut Blend
6/4/6oz Chobani 2% Orange Vanilla Blend
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Vanilla Blend
6/4/6oz Chobani 2% Strawberry Banana Blend
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Strawberry FOB
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Blueberry FOB
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Black Cherry FOB
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Peach FOB
6/4/6oz Chobani 2% Pineapple FOB
6/4/6oz Chobani 0% Blackberry FOB
6/16 oz Chobani 0% Plain
6/16 oz Chobani 0%Vanilla
6/16 oz Chobani 2% Mango Blended
6/16 oz Chobani 0% Peach Blended
6/16 oz Chobani 2% Plain
6/16 oz Chobani 2% Van Choc Chunk Blended
6/16 oz Chobani 2% Pineapple Blended
6/16 oz Chobani 0% Blueberry Blended
6/16 oz Chobani 0% Black Cherry Blended
6/32 oz. Chobani 0% Plain
6/32 oz. Chobani 0% Vanilla
6/32 oz. Chobani 0% Strawberry
6/32 oz. Chobani 2% Plain
6/32 oz. Chobani 0% Plain Club Pack
6/4/3.5 oz Champions 1.5% Van Choc Chunk
6/4/3.5 oz Champions 1.5% Very Berry
6/4/3.5 oz Champions 1.5% Banana Honey
6/4/3.5 oz Champions 1.5% Orange Vanilla
6/4/3.5oz Champions 2% Strawberry
6/4/3.5oz Champions 2% Blueberry
6/4/3.5oz Champions 2% Strawberry Banana
6/4/3.5oz Champions 2% Dragonfruit
6/4/3.5 oz Chobani 0% Bite Raspberry w/ Dark Chocolate Chips
6/4/3.5 oz Chobani 0% Bite Coffee w/ Dark Chocolate Chips
6/4/3.5 oz Chobani 2% Bite Fig w/ Orange Zest
6/4/3.5 oz Chobani 2% Bite Caramel w/ Pineapple
6/4/3.5 oz Chobani 2% Bite Honey Ginger
6/4/3.5 oz Chobani 0% Bite Mint Chocolate Chunk
3/8/3.5oz Chobani 0% Strawberry/Peach
3/8/3.5oz Chobani 0% Strawberry/Blueberry
3/8/3.5oz Chobani 0% Black Cherry/Blackberry
3/8/3.5oz Chobani 2% Mango/Pineapple
4/4/3.5 oz 2% Champions Club BH/VB
8/8/2.25 oz 1.5% Jammin Strawberry
8/8/2.25 oz 1.5% Rockin Blueberry
8/8/2.25 oz 1.5% Chillin Cherry
8/8/2.25 oz 1.5% Swirlin Strawberry Banana
8/8/2.25 oz 2% Flyin’ Dragon Fruit
6/16/2.25 oz Champs 1.5% Rockin Blueberry & Jammin Strawberry
6/16/2.25 oz 1.5% Chillin Cherry & Swirlin Strawberry Banana
6/36/2.25 oz Champs 1.5% CP Rockin Blueberry & Jammin Strawberry
12/5.3 oz Chobani 0% Flip Strawberry Sunrise
12/5.3 oz Chobani 1.5% Flip Key Lime Crumble
12/5.3 oz Chobani 1.5% Flip Almond Coco Loco
12/5.3 oz Chobani 0% Flip Vanilla Golden Crunch
12/5.3 oz. Chobani 0% Flip Blueberry Power
12/5.3 oz. Chobani 1.5% Flip Peachy Pistachio
12/5.3 oz. Chobani 2% Flip Tropical Escape
12/5.3 oz. Chobani 2% Flip Nutty for Nana

The “Best By” date codes on all of the products are the following: September 11-13 and October 7-13

If you have the recalled product, discard of it immediately and contact the Chobani customer loyalty team online or by telephone at (877) 847-6181. The Chobani team is working to coordinate replacements and refunds for each individual customer.

The recall was announced with the following statement: “The quality of Chobani products and the trust of its consumers are the company’s primary concern, and it sincerely apologizes to its consumers impacted by this issue. Chobani holds itself to the highest standards and is committed to fully transparent and decisive action to rectify any identified issues. This voluntary recall is being conducted with the knowledge of the Food and Drug Administration.”