Section 14-1.83 - Reheating

14-1.83 Reheating.

(a) The entire mass of all precooked, refrigerated potentially hazardous food that is to be reheated must be heated to 165 degrees Fahrenheit (73.9 degrees Celsius) or above within two hours and held above 140 degrees Fahrenheit (60 degrees Celsius) until served.

(b) Precooked potentially hazardous foods from commercially processed hermetically sealed containers and precooked potentially hazardous foods in intact packages from commercial food processing establishments that are to be heated for the first time within the food service establishment must be heated to 140 degrees Fahrenheit (60 degrees Celsius) within two hours and held above 140 degrees Fahrenheit (60 degrees Celsius) until served.

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, August 19, 1992
Doc Status: 
Complete