February 21, 2001Gourmet Foods International
Recalls Egg Rolls
TN (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Gourmet Foods International is recalling five of
its Oriental Delight brand frozen egg roll products as described below, because the
products contain undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5 and FD&C Yellow No. 6.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Oriental Delight brand frozen egg rolls:
- F-233-1 Shrimp and Pork Egg Rolls 60/3oz/carton
(item no. 100603) and 100/2oz/carton (item no.) 102100
- F-234-1 Shrimp Egg Rolls 60/3oz/carton (item no.
- F-235-1 Vegetable Egg Rolls 60/3oz/carton (item no.
- F-236-1 Petite Shrimp Egg Rolls 200/0.5oz/carton
(item no. 205200)
- F-237-1 Petite Vegetable Egg Rolls 200/0.5oz/carton
(item no. 305200)
Any and all Lot Numbers with the following product codes: 100603,200603, 300603, 102100,
305200. The firm maintains that a six digit ink stamp code is supposed to be appled
to each carton. This may/may not be done, and if done, the six digit code may be a pack
date, a ship date, or a getting ready to ship date.
Gourmet Foods International, Nashville, TN.
Manufacturer, by FAX on 12/22/00. FDA-initiated recall ongoing.
Charlotte, NC and Lexington, SC.
460 cases of the various products.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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