Country Charm Buffet

8562 TARA BLVD JONESBORO, GA 30236

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January 22, 2020 Score: 52, Grade: U

PIC observed not adhering to food safety and sanitizing practices. CA: PIC must adhere to food safety/sanitation requirements. CA: Educated PIC on various cold holding practices and requirements.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

No signed employee agreement forms observed. CA: Employees must be notified in verifiable manner of responsibly to report illness. COS: Informed PIC that each employee shall have a signed agreement on file.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

No soap observed observed at handsink in main kitchen or inside employee restroom. CA: Hand soap must be made available at all times for proper handwashing. COS: Hand soap provided.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

paper towels not available at hankdsinks in kitchen or server station. CA: disposable paper towel required at handsinks for proper hand drying. COS: paper towels provided at handsinks.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Silverware and sanitizer bucket observed stored directly inside handsink in main kitchen. CA: Handsinks shall not be used for purposes other than handwashing. COS: items removed.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

o written vomit/fecal procedure observed available for inspector to review. CA: Facility is required to have a written vomit/fecal procedure. COS: informed PIC that procedure is required.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

TCS foods being received during inspections observed not inspected by staff upon receipt. CA: Upon receipt, time/temperature control for safety food shall be inspected to ensure that there is no evidence of previous temperature abuse. COS: educated PIC  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Observed several containers of food stored in walk in cooler uncovered. CA: Food shall be covered to prevent contamination. COS: Food discarded per direction of PIC  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Prep top can opener and meat slicer observed heavily soiled with old food debis. CA: Food equipment shall be clean to sight and touch. clean as needed to prevent contamination. COS: informed PIC. Items to be taken apart for cleaning  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Cold holding TCS foods on buffet line observed at temperatures greater than 41F. CA: Cold holding TCS foods shall remain at 41F or below to prevent foodborne illness. COS: Food discarded.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Hot holding TCS foods observed at temperatures less than 135F. CA: Hot holding TCS foods shall remain at 135F or higher to prevent foodborne illness. COS: food discarded  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Observed several pans and containers of TCS foods held longer than 24 hrs without proper date marking. CA: Cooked/TCS foods shall be marked with date of prep and/or discarded date not exceeding 7 days. COS: food discarded  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Bulk containers with unidentifiable food observed not labeled with English common name. CA: Foods that are not easily identifiable shall be labeled with English common name.  New Violation.

Observed box of chitterlings, frozen fruit, mac and cheese improperly thawing on countertop. CA: Food shall be thawed under running water, under refrigeration, or in microwave for immediate cooking.  New Violation.

Observed box of chitterlings, frozen fruit, mac and cheese improperly thawing on countertop. CA: Food shall be thawed under running water, under refrigeration, or in microwave for immediate cooking.  New Violation.

several wet wiping cloths observed stored on prep top counters. CA:Wet cloths shall be stored inside sanitzing solution between use.  New Violation.

Boxes of single-use items observed stored directly on the floor. CA: Store items at least 6in off floor.  New Violation.

No test strips observed. CA: test strips must provided to test concentration of sanitizing solution.  New Violation.

old food/dirt/grime observed on doors of walk in coolers/freezers, bulk containers, fryers. CA: Clean as needed to prevent contamination.  New Violation.

hot water not available in employee restroom. CA: Hot water must be made available at all sinks.  New Violation.

large hole in wall observed at base of wall near dry storage. Hole in walk i freezer door observed. Several missing tiles observed holding large pool of water observed near warewashing area. CA Facilities must remain in good repair.  New Violation.

Personal clothing items observed stored with single use items. CA: Personal items shall be stored away from items intended for customers use.  New Violation.

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