Yea for Chick-fil-a! A GRILLED CHICKEN NUGGETS Kid’s Meal

THANK YOU Chick-fil-a for a much healthier option for our kids! Today,they are introducing a grilled chicken nuggets kid’s meal that comes with fresh fruit or a Buddy Fruits squeezable fruit, and a low-fat milk, 100% apple juice, or water.

Here are the facts to accompany the meal:

    • 4-count nuggets (80 calories, 1g fat ); 6-count nuggets (110 calories, 1.5g fat)
    • 100 percent all-breast meat chicken (not pre-formed meat)
  • All natural Buddy Fruits®Pure Blended Fruit To Go applesauce
    • 60 calories, 0 grams of fat and equals one serving of fruit
    • Gluten free and contains 100 percent pure fruit
    • Complements the fruit cup, which has been on the menu since 2004 (Chick-fil-A was the first quick-service restaurant to offer a fruit cup)
    • Healthier choice available to kids at no extra cost
  • Improved beverage options
    • The chain is changing its children’s beverage line to only feature one percent milk, 100 percent apple juice, its signature freshly squeezed lemonade, and water as drink choices.
  • Nutritious Kid’s Meal combination
    • The Grilled Nuggets (4-count), Fruit Cup and one-percent milk Kid’s Meal option contains only 210 calories and 3 grams of fat – reflecting an 86 percent cut in fat grams and a 56 percent calorie reduction compared to its previous offerings
  • Additional offerings for gluten intolerant kids
    • Grilled Nuggets – a gluten-free entrée option
    • o Fruit Cup and Buddy Fruits® applesauce – two gluten-free side item options

They are also making improvements to other menu items including reducing sodium and moving away from high fructose corn syrup.

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