Maricopa County, AZ

Tacos el Chaparral

Permit ID: MF-18-0699

Permit Type: Mobile Food Type III

11073 N Cotton Ln Surprise 85388

*PRIORITY VIOLATION is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of foodborne illness or injury.
NA means not available. See detailed inspection reports for additional information.
Priority Violation *
Cutting Edge Participant
Not Participating

Violation Description

Violation Comments

Correct By
Mobile food regulation compliance
~MCEHC Chap. 8, Sec. 3, Reg 1(a)(4); Mobile Food Type III is not operating as classified. Observed a bowl of cooked rice inside of the refrigerator with internal temperature of 51deg F. PIC stated that it had been cooked at 9-10am then placed in the reach in refrigerator. PIC stated that rice would be taken home. Reviewed MF Code and reminded operator that cooling is not permitted.
Corrected At Time Of Inspection
Inspection Comments

Permit was approved at location of operation. This establishment is not participating in the award program at this time and had 0 Priority, 0 Priority Foundation and 0 Core Violations on this inspection. 1 MF violation was noted at the time of inspection. No County legal action will result from this inspection.

Priority violation is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of foodborne illness or injury.
e.g. - Food employees do not properly wash hands when required
Priority foundation violation is a minor violation that does not directly contribute to an increased risk of foodborne illness but failure to correct this violation may lead to the occurrence of a priority violation.
e.g.- Hand washing soap and paper towels not available at hand wash sink (may lead directly to food employees not properly washing hands when required)
Core violation is a minor violation that relates to general maintenance and sanitation.
e.g. -No sign reminding employees to wash hands
Verification Visits are inspections of establishments enrolled in the MCESD Cutting Edge Program, which requires an enhanced food safety program and ongoing demonstration of active managerial control. Verification Visit inspections found in compliance with Cutting Edge program requirements receive an “A” grade.
The matrix below has been used to grade food inspections under the voluntary grading system starting on October 14, 2011.