Author Archives: Lee Zalben- The Peanut Butter Guy

Pardon Our Dust!

Hey there – thanks for visiting the Peanut Butter & Co. website.  I just wanted to let everyone know that we’ve been making some changes to the website, and still have a little work to go.  During this time, you might notice that some areas of the site look a little different than you’re used […]

Remembering John Updike

John Updike passed away today. He was a prolific author, famous for his fiction, essays, and poetry. He was also a peanut butter lover. The following quotation is from an interview he gave to Clyde Haberman, published by The New York Times in March of 1996: “I was a great peanut-butter lover from childhood on,” […]

Peanut Butter & Co. products ARE NOT part of the current recall.

Many of our customers have contacted us regarding the current salmonella-related peanut butter recall. The recall is limited to products made by Peanut Corporation of America as well as products sold under the King Nut Brand. We do not supply or are supplied by either of these companies. Peanut Butter & Co. products ARE NOT […]

The Bee’s Knees

I remember as a kid learning about different kinds of words.  There were synonyms, words that mean the same thing, like “friendly” and “affable;” antonyms, words that mean the opposite of each other, like “good” and “evil;” and then their were homonyms, words that sounded the same but had different meanings, like “bear” and “bare.” […]

Chocolate Fashion Show

The Eleventh Annual New York Chocolate Show took place a few weeks ago – from Friday, November 7 to Sunday, November 9. For those of you that have never been to the show, it is a three-day chocolate free-for-all. In previous years the show had been at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea, but this year […]