February 7, 2003
Recall Update: La Princesa flavored
frozen bars Recall is Complete
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Three differently flavored frozen bars: strawberry, pecan and lemon. Each
bar is 5 fl. oz.
a) Strawberrry: Product labeled in part: "LA PRINCESA
STRAWBERRY ICE CREAM BAR NET WT. 5OZ***
Recall # F-129-3;
b) Pecan: Product labeled in part: "LA PRINCESA PECAN ICE
CREAM BAR NET WT. 5OZ*** Recall # F-130-3;
c) Lemon: Product labeled in part: "LA PRINCESA LEMON ICE
FRUIT BAR NET WT. 5OZ*** Recall # F-131-3.
The recalled products do not bear manufacturing codes. All products
remaining on the market and in-house were relabeled.
Recalling Firm: La Princesa, Dallas, TX, by visit beginning June 28, 2002.
Manufacturer: Paleteria La Princesa, Plant City, FL. Firm initiated recall
Products contain undeclared color, FD&C Yellow No. 5.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
a) 5200 (strawberry);
b) 5600 (pecan);
c) 5780 (lemon).