Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner

Food Safety Alert

May 27, 2011

Jessica Ziehm

Stewart’s Shops Recalls 19 Ice Cream Items Due to an Equipment Failure

Stewart’s Shops of Saratoga Springs, NY, is recalling 19 ice cream items manufactured in their Greenfield, NY facility since May 19, 2011. This action is a result of an equipment failure at the plant resulting in the possibility of foreign material being present in the ice cream. This recall is a precaution taken by Stewart’s Shops. To date there have been no reports of any objects being found in the ice cream flavors listed below or any injuries associated with this problem.

The following flavors, sizes and codes may be affected:
Flavor                      Carton Size       Product Code
No Sugar Added               Pint             1136
Cookie Whirled               3 gallon          5/17/2011
Mint Chip                   ˝ gallon          1137
Crumbs along the Mohawk      ˝ gallon        1137
Crumbs along the Mohawk     Pint             1138
Vanilla Chocolate            ˝ gallon          1138
Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup  ˝ gallon          1139
Peanut Butter Pandemonium    ˝ gallon          1139
Rainbow Sherbet              3 gallon          5/20/2011
Rainbow Sherbet              ˝ gallon          5/20/2011
Chocolate Trifecta           ˝ gallon          1140
Chocolate                    ˝ gallon         1143
Chocolate Marshmallow        ˝ gallon          1143
Black Cherry                 Pint             1144
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough  Pint              1144
Mint Cookie Crumble          3 gallon          5/24/2011
Mint Cookie Crumble          ˝ gallon          1144
Rainbow Sherbet              3 gallon          5/25/2011
Rainbow Sherbet              ˝ gallon          1145

All of the above flavors were distributed in cartons or boxes bearing Plant # 36-3918 directly to Stewart’s Shops in New York and southern Vermont.

If you have one of these items with the above mentioned product code, in your home, please return it to the shop where it was purchased for a full refund.  Consumers with questions can contact Stewart’s Shops Consumer Affairs at 518-581-1201 x2130.

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