You may use any of the three footnote styles displayed below.
1. Famous Burgers
*This item may be served undercooked. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.
In this case, since a hamburger may be ordered rare (undercooked), it is asterisked and then explained in the footnote.
2. Soups and Salads
Grilled Chicken Caesar ………….Price
Sliced grilled chicken breast on our Caesar Salad*
*May contain raw or undercooked ingredients. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.
In this example the item is simply asterisked which means that it contains raw or undercooked ingredients; in this case raw eggs for the Caesar salad. The asterisked item then is explained in the footnote.
Oysters or Clams* ………Price
Half dozen select seasonal raw oysters or choice raw clams served on the half- shell with cocktail sauce and lemon.
*Regarding the safety of these items, written information is available upon request.
In this example the item was described as containing raw oysters and then a footnote was added to remind the consumer that further information is available.