16 Sep '11, 11pm

A snake in the Olive Garden:

A snake in the Olive Garden:

Photo: Rick Yesterday, to much fanfare, the First Lady announced that the Darden Group -- owners of Red Lobster and Olive Garden, among other restaurants -- will voluntarily improve their menus, cutting calories and sodium and making healthier options available for kids. In an allegedly bold move, the company is specifically committing to cutting calories and sodium on its menu by 10 percent over the next five years. What does this really mean? Let's imagine you're dining out at Olive Garden one evening. You've got an appetite, so you order your favorite, the fried calamari appetizer. For an entrée, you go for the braised beef and tortelloni dinner and for dessert you treat yourself to the Zeppoli with chocolate sauce and a Caffé Mocha. Worried about your calorie count, you skip the beer and go for a Limonata, not realizing its calories match or surpass most of the beers o...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/food/2011-09-16-snake-in-the-olive-g...

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