Austin company recalls hummus products

AUSTIN (KXAN) — An Austin company that makes hummus announced a big recall.

Zilks Foods is recalling seven different flavors of its hummus because it could be dangerous for people with peanut allergies.

The company made the voluntary recall after finding out one spice ingredient contains peanut proteins.

The recall affects 8-ounce hummus products from Zilks with expiration dates between Jan. 5 and Feb. 8. Shoppers can return the hummus where they purchased it for a full refund.

Zilks sells its hummus in several states, and make their product in South Austin. The company’s name comes from an abbreviation for Zilker Park.

This recall affects the following Zilks Foods products:

Bacon Hummus, 8 oz
UPC: 817719010097
Use by: 1/6//15 – 02/09/15

Balsamic & Garlic Hummus, 8 oz
UPC: 817719010073
Use by: 01/05/15 – 02/09/15

Hatch Green Chile Hummus, 8 oz
UPC: 817719010035
Use by: 01/05/15 – 02/09/15

Jalapeno & Cilantro Hummus, 8 oz
UPC: 817719010042
Use by: 01/05/15 – 02/09/15

Original Hummus, 8 oz
UPC: 817719010011
Use by: 01/05/15 – 02/09/15

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, 8 oz
UPC: 817719010028:
Use by: 01/05/15 – 02/09/15

Spinach & Artichoke Hummus, 8 oz
UPC: 817719010059y
Use by:  b01/05/15 – 02/09/15

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