Health Report #113621

Establishment Name: Shalimar Restaurant
Report Date: 01/27/2011
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Critical Hot and cold holding Cold food item(s) walk in cooler Stored above 41 degrees F Found time/temperature control for safety (tcs) food, cheese 44°F, yogurt 45°F, chicken 45°F, in the basement walk in cooler. Pic has called for repair, and has been reminded that tcs food must be held at 41°F or lower. Found tcs food raw chicken 49°F, cooked chicken 50°F, lamb 49°F in the bottom of the one door reach in cooler on the cooking line. Pic corrected by discarding tcs food, and has been instructed to monitor and verify that tcs food is held at 41°F. Note: food on bottom of cooler appeared to be overloaded. , found time/temperature control for safety (tcs) food, cheese 44°F, yogurt 45°F, chicken 45°F, in the basement walk in cooler. Pic has called for repair, and has been reminded that tcs food must be held at 41°F or lower. Found tcs food raw chicken 49°F, cooked chicken 50°F, lamb 49°F in the bottom of the one door reach in cooler on the cooking line. Pic corrected by discarding tcs food, and has been instructed to monitor and verify that tcs food is held at 41°F. Note: food on bottom of cooler appeared to be overloaded. On follow up inspection found tcs food, cheese 41°F, yogurt 41°F, and cooked chicken 41°F, in the basement walk in cooler. Pic states wic was working, and wic defrost time was changed and is now defrosting in the night instead of during operations. Violation corrected. On follow up inspection found tcs food, raw chicken 41°F, and lamb 41°F in the bottom of the 1 door reach in cooler. Pic states cooler was overloaded, and they will not overstack on the bottom shelf. Continue to monitor cold holding temperatures. Violation corrected.
Normal Good Repair and Proper Adjustm Equipment walk in cooler In poor repair Found walk in cooler in the basement and one door reach in cooler not holding tcs food at 41°F. To correct repair/adjust coolers to hold tcs food at 41°F or lower.
Normal Light Bulbs, Protective Shield Light shielding walk in cooler N/A Found light shield in walk in cooler chipped and damaged. To correct, repair/replace light shield
Normal Temperature Measuring Devices Thermometer(s) refrigeration cooler/s Not provided Found no internal hanging thermometer in the main bar cooler. To correct, provide internal hanging thermometer
Normal Hand Drying Provision Sanitary hand drying provisions disposable, paper towels bar handsink Not provided Found no paper towels in the basement bar hand sink area. To correct provide paper towels at all times