Health Report #111992

Establishment Name: Blue Nile
Report Date: 05/02/2013
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Critical Ready-to-Eat, Potentially Haza N/A N/A N/A Some refrigerated, ready-to-eat, potentially hazardous food items found without date marking. These food items once opened, prepared or removed from the freezer shall be clearly marked with the discard date. Corrected at time of inspection by discarding opened milk and whipped cream at the bar and by properly labeling food items in walk-in-cooler with preparation and discard date; date prepared known by employee
Critical Sanitizing Solutions, Testing N/A N/A N/A No sanitizer test kit available for monitoring clhorine concentration at automatic warewashing. Please provide. ,
Critical Using a Handwashing Sink N/A N/A N/A Observed employee rinse off a utensil in the rear kitchen handwash sink. Handwash sinks shall be used only for handwashing. Corrected at time of inspection by discussing with employee where to rinse utensils; there is a 2-compartment prep sink directly next to handwash sink that can be used. Discusssed using the handwash sink only for handwashing. Pic will discuss with all staff.
Critical Manual and Mechanical Warewash N/A N/A N/A No sanitizer present at automatic warewashing machine. Corrected at time of inspection by changing sanitizer bucket; current bucket close to empty; primed pump. Chlorine sanitizer now present at proper concentration.
Normal Effectiveness N/A N/A N/A Food employees observed without hair restraint. The hair restraint keeps dislodged hair from ending up in the food and may deter employees from touching their hair
Normal Equipment, Utensils, Linens, a N/A N/A N/A Some boxed dishes and single-service items stored under sewer line in basement storage room. Please provide gutter or another interceptor under sewer line in case of leak over storage of equipment, dishes, utensils, single-service items or clean linens
Normal Light Bulbs, Protective Shield N/A N/A N/A Some light bulbs in basement storage room observed without light shields. Please provide properly installed light shields with end caps to protect the light bulbs in areas where food, equpment, utensils, single-service items or linens are stored
Normal Wiping Cloths, Use Limitation N/A N/A N/A No sanitizer present in wet wiping cloth solution. Please provide sanitizer at proper concentration per epa-registered label use instructions
Normal Repairing N/A N/A N/A Please provide paper towel dispenser in employee restroom in basement. Paper towels were present.