January 27, 2000Grower's Pride Fruit Punch
Lake Wales, FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Citrus World, Inc. is recalling Grower's Pride
Fruit Punch because the product contains undeclared pineapple juice, water-extracted
orange solids, grapefruit juice, artificial flavors, and FD&C Red No. 40.
The recalled punch was sold in 16
fluid ounce glass containers and can be identified by the Date Code of EHCER.
According to FDA, 1,084 cases (12
bottles per case) were distributed in Florida, Michigan, North Carolina, Wisconsin,
California, Virginia, Ohio, Texas, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Minnesota.
This Class II recall
was initiated by Citrus World by letter on April 13, 1999. This is the first public
notice issued by the FDA. The FDA considers this recall to be complete.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #f-087-0
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