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Food for Thought: 3/6

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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Christy Hartin has a long list of top performers this week, and a couple low performers as well.

We begin with a look at this week's top performers:

  • The Cakery at 6301 82nd
  • Domesti Cakes at 5917 66th
  • Nothing Bundt Cakes at 5217 98th
  • Dippin Dots inside the South Plains Mall at 6002 Slide
  • Pretzel Maker inside the South Plains Mall at 6002 Slide
  • HoneyChild catering
  • River Smith's catering
  • One Guy from Italy at 4320 50th
  • Mean Woman Grill at 2104 Marsha Sharp Fwy
  • Potbelly Sandwich Shop 2402 9th street
  • Silver Bullet at 5145 Aberdeen
  • Stripes at 2412 98th.

Now to this week's low performers.

Health inspectors found seven critical violations at McDonald's at 4402 50th.

  • Sliced tomatoes were above 41 degrees.
  • An employee did not washing their hands for at least 20 seconds. Also, an employee did not wash their hands before putting on gloves.
  • An employee handled French fries with their bare hands.
  • A beverage was in the ice bin.
  • An open package of Canadian bacon did not have a date mark.
  • Sanitizer solution was not strong enough.
  • Three coolers did not have a thermometer.

The report shows all violations were corrected.

Picantes at 3814 34th had seven critical violations.

  • Sausage and potatoes were above the safe cold temperature of 41 degrees.
  • An employee did not wash their hands before putting on gloves.
  • An employee was not wearing gloves while handling good.
  • An uncovered drink was in the kitchen. Ice was in a hand sink.
  • Raw meats were stored above ready to eat chicken, beef and cheese.
  • Dishes were not being sanitized before use.
  • Kitchen utensils were damaged.

The report shows all violations were corrected during the inspection.

Click here to see the full report for this week.

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