Good choice, bad choice: fast-food salads
Although ordering a salad at a fast-food joint commends healthy eating habits, make sure the greens you’re eating aren’t packed with as many calories and as much fat as a double Quarter Pounder with cheese.
Make sure to check for two ingredients that can compromise your salad: chicken and salad dressing. When ordering a salad with chicken, always opt for grilled. And for dressing, only use half the packet, or carry a favorite low-fat dressing in the cab cooler.
Truckers News’ favorite fast-food salads:
1. Taco Bell: Fresco Chicken Fiesta Salad
2. McDonald’s: Premium Southwest Salad
3. Chick-fil-A: Chargrilled Chicken Garden Salad
4. KFC Grilled Chicken BLT Salad
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