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October 27, 2013

Restaurant report card — Whitfield County

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Emperor of China,

1223 Glenwood Ave.

Current score: 89

Current grade: B

Previous score: 86

Previous grade: B

Comments: Two large containers filled to the top were observed in walk-in cooler. Another two large containers of rice were also observed cooling in walk-in. All food containers have been cooling since yesterday and have not met the cooling requirements. Food was discarded. Do not fill containers to the top, only halfway or less. Stir food often while in walk-in cooler.

Big D’s Pizzeria, 2208 Cleveland Highway, Suite D

Current score: 83

Current grade: B

Previous score: 89

Previous grade: B

Comments: Potentially hazardous food marked with too many days. Ready-to-eat potentially hazardous food has seven days in cooler to be used or discarded. Mislabeled chemical bottles. Label bottles properly with working name of chemical. Employee without hair restraints. Hair restraints are required. Store handles of scoops up out of food. Invert single-service items. Store single-service items 6 inches up off floor. Cover outside waste containers. Repair ceiling. Replace lights that are out.

Kani House, 1001 Market St.

Current score: 83

Current grade: B

Previous score: 94

Previous grade: A

Comments: Shrimp at 49 degrees, chicken at 48 degrees, butter at 46.5 degrees. Hold potentially hazardous food cold at 41 degrees or lower. Corrected on site. Store wiping cloths in sanitizer when not in hand. Wet stacking, air dry containers properly. Flies.

Mr. T’s Pizza and Ice Cream, 831 N. Tibbs Road

Current score: 82

Current grade: B

Previous score: N/A

Previous grade: N/A

Comments: No Certified Food Safety Manager on staff. CFSM is required. No sanitizers detected. Maintain 100 ppm chlorine. Changed out. Corrected on site. Wings at 50 degrees. Keep potentially hazardous food at 41 degrees or lower. Temperature adjusted. Corrected on site. Dumpster is required to have a plug.

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