Otto’s Brauhaus in Horsham bumbles inspection; Mold like accumulation on ceiling and walls in walk in produce refrigerator, 7 violations

Otto’s Brauhaus in Horsham bumbles inspection; Mold like accumulation on ceiling and walls in walk in produce refrigerator, 7 violations

Horsham, PA

Otto’s Brauhaus

233 EASTON RD
HORSHAM, PA 19044

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 1/19/21. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations Otto’s Brauhaus was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 7 violations were found.

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

 

  • Main prep refrigerator on cooks line not maintaining TCS foods below 41 degrees F. Food under the same unit were observed at 36 degree F. EHS determined that facility has installed a large piece of sheet metal in between upper holding compartment that is not allowing proper flow of cold air to the upper compartments. The Facility must make structural changes to upper compartment to ensure unit is maintaining all TCS foods below 41 degree f. EHS will conduct a follow-up inspection to ensure proper design is achieved. The Facility discarded all TCS foods above 41 degrees f. EHS allowed the facility to restock the unit with foods on an ice bath until the unit is adjusted.

  • EHS observed employee washing green bell peppers in the basin of the handwashing sink on cooks line. Facility discarded products. EHS instructed the employee on where to wash foods.

  • Mold like accumulation on ceiling and walls in walk in produce refrigerator. Clean and sanitize.

  • Racks above stove on cooks line with excessive dust and Debris accumulation. Clean and sanitize area.

  • Top row plate shelf on cooks line with dusts and debris build up. Cleaned at time of inspection.

  • Wire racks in produce walk in refrigerator with rust and debris accumulation. Clean.