November 30, 2001Toft's Ice Cream Parlor Issues Allergy
Alert on Undeclared Peanut Butter Cups in Moosetrack Cake
Port Clinton, OH (SafetyAlerts)
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Toft's Ice Cream Parlor
Moosetrack Ice Cream CAKES because it may contain undeclared peanut
buttercups. People who have allergies to peanut butter run the risk of
serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these
This is the first public notice of
recall issued by the FDA.
The recalled cakes
were distributed in Ohio to the following locations: Community Market of Oak
Harbor, and Bassett's IGA and Toft's Ice Cream Parlor of Port Clinton, Ohio.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
This recall was initiated after it was discovered that the cakes were
distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of peanut
buttercups. Subsequent investigation indicates the problem was caused by
temporary breakdown in our packaging and labeling process.
Production of the product has been suspended until FDA and Toft's Ice Cream
Parlor are certain that the problem has been corrected.
Any consumer who has purchased Moosetrack Cake is urged to return it to a
Toft's Ice Cream Parlor or the place of purchase for a full refund. Any
question please call 1-419-732-8857.