Great American Cookie Co in Butler fails inspection; Ice machine had black & green slime on it, a food contact surface, was observed to have food residue

Great American Cookie Co in Butler fails inspection; Ice machine had black & green slime on it, a food contact surface, was observed to have food residue
Butler, PA

Great American Cookie Company

Clearview Mall
101 CLEARVIEW CIR
BUTLER, PA 16001
724-285-7848

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 2/13/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Great American Cookie Company was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 2 violations were found.

The inspector made the following comments in support of the violations found during the inspection:

  • Found inside of ice machine had black & green slime on it, a food contact surface, was observed to have food residue and was not clean to sight and touch. Ice machine has not been cleaned at frequencies to accumulate slime. 5 days to correct. Do not make new ice until this machine has been cleaned and sanitized.
  • Found new swinging doors, put frame has screw holes, exposed wood, surfaces need to be smooth, durable, and easily cleanable & non-porous, non-absorbent. 5 days to correct.