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May 10, 2000

Babcock Hall Brand Ice Cream Recalled

Madison, WI (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Babcock Hall Dairy Plant, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Food Science, is recalling Babcock Hall brand Ice Cream, because the product contained undeclared allergens.

The recalled ice cream was sold in Wisconsin in the following flavors:
a) Brownies and Raspberry Swirl Ice Cream, in bulk 3-gallon containers, 1/2 gallon, quarts, and pints
b) Vanilla Chocolate Cake Ice Cream, in bulk 3-gallon containers
c) Pumpkin Cream Pie Ice Cream, in bulk 3-gallon containers, and 1/2 gallon containers
d) Chocolate Marshmallow Ice Cream, in bulk 3-gallon containers
e) Grasshopper Ice Cream, in bulk 3-gallon containers.

All the affected flavors contain undeclared egg ingredients.  The Grasshopper Ice Cream also contains undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.

This Class I recall was initiated by Babcock Hall Dairy Plant, by letter on March 16, 2000, followed by visit to relabel product on March 17, 2000.  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-423/427-0

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers May 10, 2000.

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