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January 6, 2013

Restaurant report card — Whitfield County

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La Michoacana 100% Natural No. 2, 307 Smith Industrial Blvd. suite A-1

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: N/A

Previous grade: N/A

Comments: Shield lights in case. Seals gaps at back door. Gnats. OK to open. Issue permit.

Westside Middle School, 580 LaFayette Road

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Unapproved persons in kitchen. Food from unapproved sources in kitchen. Person In Charge is responsible for keeping unapproved persons out of the food service area and for ensuring only the food in the kitchen is from an approved source. No one in kitchen except for kitchen personnel. No food from home allowed in kitchen.

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, 1307 Dug Gap Road

Current score: 95

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Couple of chemicals toxic for consumption over food contact surfaces like napkins. Keep chemicals away from food contact surfaces or any utensils that may come into contact with food. Single service items not inverted for protection. Keep food contact utensils (spoons, spatulas, scoops, etc.) facing in one direction that minimizes contamination. Keep spoons facing in one direction.

Los Reyes Mexican

Restaurant,

1235 Glenwood Ave.

Current score: 94

Current grade: A

Previous score: 88

Previous grade: B

Comments: Two scoops were observed with their handles in contact with the salt and garlic. Scoop handles must be out of the product so as to be pulled out without the hand coming into contact with the product. Person observed handling different tasks without changing gloves. Gloves must be changed, washing hands between glove change when moving to different tasks. Many gaskets in bad condition were observed in coolers throughout the kitchen. Gaskets must remain in good, clean condition. Change cloth used under the cutting board when it becomes dirty to avoid contamination. Repair door leaking outside to back so that it seals/close correctly and fitting to frame.

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