March 8, 2000Cheesecake, etc., Dessert
Recalls Frozen Cheesecakes and Frozen Key Lime Pies
Miami Springs, FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that T&W, Inc., doing business as Cheesecake,
etc., Dessert is recalling all styles and sizes of Frozen Cheesecakes and Frozen Key Lime
Pies manufactured and distributed prior to January 7, 2000. These products include
Chocolate Fudge Cheesecake, Mango Cheesecake, Strawberry Cheesecake, Cheesecake and Key
The products do not bear ingredient
statements and contain ingredients which can elicit reactions in sensitive individuals
and/or contain undeclared certified colors.
All varieties of cheesecake contain
egg and milk ingredients. The Chocolate Fudge Cheesecake also contains undeclared FD&C
Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6, and FD&C Red No. 40. The Strawberry Cheesecake
also contains FD&C Red No. 40. The Key Lime Pie contains whole condensed milk,
FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6 and FD&C Red No. 40.
900 cases per month of various
recalled products were distributed in Pennsylvania and Florida
This Class II recall
was initiated by T&W, Inc. by telephone beginning on January 12, 2000, and by visit.
1999. This is the first public notice issued by the FDA. The FDA has stated
that the company has completed all required recall procedures.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #F-111/115-0
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers March 8, 2000.
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