April 18, 2001FDA First Notice: Flavorite and
Home Style Brands of Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Recalled
IN (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Driggs Farms of Indiana Inc. has recalled
certain Flavorite and Home Style brands of Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream because the
product contains undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
a) Flavorite brand Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream, half gallon;
b) Home Style brand Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream,
All lots distributed prior to 7/13/00. The products have
a 8 month shelf-life expiration date on them.
Driggs Farms of Indiana, Inc., Decatur, IN.
Manufacturer, by telephone and fax on 7/14/00. Firm-initiated recall *complete.
*Completed recall: FDA states 'completed recall'
indicates the company has removed all affected product from store shelves, it does
not necessarily mean this particular product lot, or codes, have been fully accounted for.
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
a) 4,524 cartons; b) 93,828 cartons.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.