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March 8, 2000

Cheesecake, 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 Lime Pie.

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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