Thursday, July 28, 2011

The 2011 Xtreme Eating Awards

Center for Science in the Public Interest

•The Cheesecake Factory Ultimate Red Velvet Cake Cheesecake. Total calories: 1,540, Total saturated fat: 59 grams

•IHOP Monster Bacon ‘N Beef Cheeseburger (two bacon-burger patties topped with American and provolone cheeses on a “Romano-Parmesan” bun). Total calories: 1,250, Total saturated fat: 42 grams, Sodium: 1,590 milligrams

•Denny’s Fried Cheese Melt with fries. Total calories: 1,260, Total saturated fat: 21 grams, Sodium: 3,010 milligrams

•The Cheesecake Factory Farmhouse Cheeseburger (includes pork belly, cheddar cheese, onions, lettuce, tomato, mayo and fried egg). Total calories: 1,530 calories, Total saturated fat: 36 grams, Sodium: 3,210 milligrams

•Cold Stone Creamery PB&C Shake, per 24 fl. oz. Total calories: 2,010, Total saturated fat: 68 grams

•Applebee’s Provolone-Stuffed Meatballs with Fettuccini (cheese-stuffed meatballs in marinara sauce and parmesan cream sauce atop about four cups of pasta, served with garlic bread). Total calories: 1,520, Total saturated fat: 43 grams, Sodium: 3,700 milligrams

•Great Steak extra-large King Fries (French fries topped with cheese, bacon, sour cream).Total calories: 1,500, Total saturated fat: 33 grams, Sodium: 4,980 milligrams

•Morton’s Porterhouse Steak (24 ounces of aged prime beef before cooking). Total calories: 1,390, Total saturated fat: 36 grams, Sodium: 1,200 milligrams. That’s not including sides, like 850-calorie mashed potatoes or 330-calorie creamed spinach.

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