FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
July 7, 1999
Mrs. Carberry's Gourmet Cheesecakes Recalled
Merrit Island, FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Carberry's Homemade Ice Cream, Inc. is recalling
Mrs. Carberry's Gourmet Cheesecakes because the products contained undeclared colors.
Mrs. Carberry's Gourmet Cheesecakes:
a) Hawaiian Pineapple Cheesecake
b) Turtle Cheesecake
c) Praline Pecan Cheesecake
d) Almond Amaretto Cheesecake.
a) Hawaiian Pineapple Cheesecake contains undeclared
FD&C Yellow # 5
b&c) Products contain undeclared pecans and FD&C Yellow # 5. However, in this
situation the pecan pieces are on top of the cheesecake where they can be easily seen by
d) Almond Amaretto Cheesecake contains undeclared almonds.
All production codes.
Carberry's Homemade Ice Cream, Inc., Merrit Island, Florida.
Manufacturer, by visit April 8 thru 14, 1999. Firm-initiated recall complete.
Less than 38 cakes were distributed.