December 12, 2000Velvet Ice Cream Company Recalls
3 Flavors of Ice Cream
OH (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Velvet Ice Cream Company is recalling 3 flavors
of ice cream because the products contain undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
a) Velvet Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream, in 1/2-gallon round carton, and 3-gallon
b) Velvet Spumoni Ice Cream, in 1/2-gallon round carton, and 2 1/2-gallon bulk
c) Velvet After Dinner Mint Ice Cream, in 2 1/2-gallon bulk containers.
Lot Numbers: 0001 through 0314. The code represents the last digit of the year produced
followed by the Julian date of manufacture.
Velvet Ice Cream Company, Utica, Ohio.
Manufacturer by letter on November 7, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
a) 480 1/2-gallon containers, 50 3-gallon containers;
b) 428 1/2-gallon containers, 50 3-gallon containers;
c) 15 2 1/2-gallon bulk containers were distributed.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafetyAlerts subscribers December
12, 2000. For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service
please click here.
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.