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Taste of Chicago Healthy Initiative

Chew on That Jun 13, 2008 08:55 AM

I'm kind of excited for the Taste of Chicago this year. The city is trying to encourage healthier choices by requiring each booth to have a healthy selection...some of the choices sound good!

http://leisureblogs.chicagotribune.co...

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    jesteinf RE: Chew on That Jun 13, 2008 01:46 PM

    Are you kidding me? Potato chips and cheesecake are considered "'healthy" under this initiative. It's kind of a joke, IMO. Then again, who goes to Taste to eat healthy anyway?

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      chicgail RE: jesteinf Jun 13, 2008 05:28 PM

      More to the point, who goes to Taste of Chicago to eat chow?

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        wak RE: jesteinf Jun 13, 2008 07:57 PM

        Hey - that's ORGANIC tomato on your 12 oz of deep dish cheese and flaky crust. And APPLES in them pies. What could be heathier than tomatoes and apples? Sign me up. Except for those tofu skewers. Yech.

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