September 19, 2000Darigold and Sparkle Brand Ice
WA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that West Farm Foods is recalling its Darigold and
Sparkle brand Ice Creams because the product is unfit for food due to contamination with
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by FDA.
Darigold Ice Cream in cardboard cartons:
a) Very Vanilla
b) Summer Strawberry
c) Pecan Danish
d) Gooey Cluster
e) White Chocolate Raspberry
f) Black Cherry Chunk
Sparkle brand Ice creams in Cardboard cartons:
All half gallon ice cream production of April 20, 21, and
53 21 00111 XX:XX
53 21 00112 XX:XX
53 21 00113 XX:XX
The first four digits represent the plant. The 5th
through 9th digits are the year and Julian date. The last 4 digits, represented here as
XX:XX, are the time code in 24 hour format. All time codes for the three days are
Darigold Very Vanilla 53 21 00111, 53 21 00112
Darigold Summer Strawberry 53 21 00111
Darigold Pecan Danish 53 21 00111
Darigold Gooey Cluster 53 21 00111, 53 21 00112
Darigold White Chocolate Raspberry 53 21 00112
Darigold Black Cherry Chunk 53 21 00112
Sparkle Vanilla 53 21 00113
Sparkle Chocolate 53 21 00113
West Farm Foods, Seattle Washington.
Manufacturer, by letter on July 28, 2000, and by telephone. Firm-initiated recall
**Completed recall: While the FDA has completed
processing of this particular recall, it does not mean this particular product has been
fully accounted for.
Alaska, California, Idaho, Oregon, Washington state.
Approximately 7,000 were distributed.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
Safety Alerts compiles
comprehensive safety recall information for the United States. SafeMail is a free email
service to warn consumers of faulty products and contaminated foods. For complete
information regarding current recalls, past recalls and timely product warning
notification visit: www.safetyalerts.com.