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A place called "Rita's Ice Cones Shakes and Other Cool Stuff" just opened near us in Reisterstown, MD. From what I can tell, they are PN/TN free. I stopped by before they opened yesterday and the guy said that they serve nothing with nuts in it and no nut flavors. He even brought out the cartons that have the ice cream mixes. They serve only Chocolate and Vanilla and according to the label, no nuts! the only toppings they use are rainbow and chocolate sprinkles and according to the label, there were no nuts in them either. Granted there were no mention of shared equipment but given that these ingredients are packaged for this one company only, it seems to be safe. Does anyone know about this company? There are several locations in NY, PA, NJ and MD. The website is:
[This message has been edited by MimiM (edited May 18, 2004).]
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