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August 30, 2000

D&G Genuine Jamaican Grape Flavored Soda Recalled

Milton, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reported that Brooklyn Bottling Company is recalling its D&G Genuine Jamaican Grape Flavored Soda because the product contains undeclared and uncertified color additive tartrazine (certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 5) and it contains the unapproved color additive amaranth (formerly certifiable as FD&C Red No. 2).

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

D&G Genuine Jamaican Grape Flavored Soda, in 12-fluid ounce bottles.

Recall #F-784-0.


Brooklyn Bottling Company of Milton, New York, Inc., Milton, New York.

Manufacturer, by telephone followed by letter dated June 28, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

New York and Florida.

16,791 bottles were distributed.

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

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers August 30, 2000.

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