ServSafe / Food Safety Practice Test

Category - Food Safety

Q -

Which of the following is a potentially hazardous food?

  1. Dry rice
  2. Canned soda
  3. Ice cream
  4. Caraway seeds
Your answer: -

Answer: C - Ice cream is considered a potentially hazardous food. In addition to melting, ice cream can be exposed to temperatures within the Danger Zone and then re-freezed. This creates conditions in which microbes have time to grow, making the dessert unsafe to consume.