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September 19, 2000

Golden State,  Luzzatti and Wolfgang Puck Presents Brand Cheeses Recalled

Newman, CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that F&A Dairy Inc. is recalling various Golden State,  Luzzatti, and 'Wolfgang Puck Presents' brand cheeses because the products may contain small pieces of soft plastic.

This is the first public notice of this Class III recall issued by FDA.

a) Golden State brand Select Mozzarella 100% Natural Cheese, Part Skim
b) Golden State brand Select Mozzarella 100% Natural Cheese, Whole Milk, Shredded
c) Golden State brand Select Mozzarella 100% Natural Cheese, Whole Milk
d) Golden State brand Select Mozzarella 100% Natural Cheese, Part Skim, Shredded
e) Golden State brand Select 80% Mozzarella, 10% Provolone, 10% Cheddar, 100% Natural Cheese
f) Golden State brand Select Gourmet Blend, Mozzarella/Fontina, 100% Natural Cheese
g) Golden State brand Select 100% Whole Milk, Provolone, Natural Cheese
h) Golden State brand Select 50% Mozzarella, 50% Provolone, 100% Natural Cheese
i) Luzzatti brand Shredded, Whole Milk Mozzarella Cheese
j) Luzzatti brand Shredded, Part Skim, Mozzarella Cheese
k) Luzzatti brand Diced, Part Skim, Mozzarella Cheese
l) Wolfgang Puck Presents brand Wolfgang Puck Cheese Blend, 100% Natural.

Recall #F-815/826-0.


F&A Dairy of California, Inc., Newman, California.

Manufacturer, by telephone, fax, letter on or about August 11, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

California and Nevada.

447,100 pounds were distributed.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

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During 2000 there were over
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