|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
March 18, 1998
Pumpkin Butter in glass jars, under the
following brand names: "AMISH PUMPKIN BUTTER,
HOME-MADE STYLE", Packaged by Miller's Orchard
Nappanee, Indiana labeled as 8 oz. and 16 oz.
"Die Bock Kich Bakery PUMPKIN BUTTER" labeled
as 8 oz. and 1 Pint, Distributed by Das
Dutchman Essenhaus Amish Country Kitchen 240
U.S. 20 Middlebury, Indiana 46540
"HOME-STYLE 'PUMPKIN PIE IN A JAR' PUMPKIN
BETTER The Better Butter", labeled as 8 oz.
and 15.5 oz., Shelton Farms, Niles, Michigan.
Miller's Orchard, Inc., Nappanee, Indiana.
Manufacturer, by telephone on January 12-14,
1998. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
Arizona, California, Indiana, Michigan, New
1,247 cases (12 jars per case) were
The product had been manufactured and
processed without the firm having filed
scheduled process for the product, without a
thermal process (open kettle processing was
used with a hot pack), and in a plant
unregistered with FDA by personnel who had not
attended a Better Process Control School or