Irwin Dairy Queen fouls inspection; pink slime like substance on the drip tray and shield of ice machine, a food contact surface

Irwin Dairy Queen fouls inspection; pink slime like substance on the drip tray and shield of ice machine, a food contact surface

Irwin, PA

DQ Grill & Chill Restaurant

7578 State Route 30
Irwin, PA 15642

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture¬† conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 4/20/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the DQ Grill & Chill Restaurant was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 1 violations was found.

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

  • Ice machine near take out window, a food contact surface, was observed to have food residue and was not clean to sight and touch. Observed an accumulation of a pink slime like substance on the drip tray and shield. Ice machine is to be emptied, cleaned and sanitized before use.