Health Report #112699

Establishment Name: Pilars Tamales
Report Date: 01/26/2012
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Critical Hot and cold holding Cold food item(s) N/A Stored above 41 degrees F Observed bread pudding stored out a room temperature. Discard this food and keep this product in a refrigerator at 41f or below
Normal Storing Equip./Uten./Lin./Sing Single-service/single-use article(s) N/A Without packaging/wrapping Observed coffee filters stored on top of a piece of equipment adjacent to the coffee machine. Please store these filters in a clean plastic bag or in a sealed container
Normal Ventilation Hood Systems, Adeq Ventilation hood N/A Not provided A small counter top deep fryer (open top) is being used on top of a low-boy hot holding box that is not located under an exhaust hood. Deep fryers must be located under an exhaust hood to remove heat, steam and oil
Normal Wiping Cloths, Use Limitation Wiping cloth(s) wet N/A Stored in Less than 50-100 ppm chlorine Observed several wiping cloth buckets where the sanitizer was observed to be too weak. Corrected by providing fresh sanitizer at 100 ppm
Normal Equipment and Utensils Equipment and utensil(s) N/A Not durable Observed two clay soup bowls with cracked/missing glaze. Corrected by removing them from the available bowl supply. These bowls may be used for decoration/display or non-food use
Normal In-Use Utensils/Between-Storag Dispensing utensil(s) N/A Improperly stored Laying on prep table or cooking equipment Observed a used spatula to be placed on top of the mixer. Corrected by relocating the spatula to a container for storage between uses
Normal Jewelry Prohibitions Jewelry N/A Worn on hands/arms during prep Observed an employee wearing multiple rings and bracelets on her fingers and wrists. Employees working with food and making drinks, etc. Must remove jewelry on hands/wrists
Normal Single-Ser./Use Art., Use Limi Single-service/single-use items N/A Reused Observed multiple pieces of previously used aluminum foil saved in the facility for future use. Recycle these foil sheets after their initial use