How Healthy is State Fair Food?

community, events, farm, food, fun, outdoor activity

Have you heard?  The Wisconsin State Fair will have more than 60 "Food-on-a-Stick" items, and several of the items are new this year.  This year I'm going to try some new ones for sure.  This coming Tuesday, August 10, is Crazy Grazin’ Day, where various food vendors offer smaller portions at a reduced price, allowing you to taste a variety of foods.

Just in case you are wondering, here are some of the calorie counts. Don't let it discourage you though!

Grand Champion burger = 1000 calories
Gyro = 580 calories
Cuban = 570 calories
Grilled Cheese = 440 calories
Chicken Souvlaki = 400 calories
Pot Roast Sandwich = 330 calories
Bison Burrito = 300 calories
Pork Loin Sandwich = 290 calories

Blooming Onion = 1320 calories
Potato with butter & sour cream = 380 calories (includes vitamins A, D, C, & potassium)

Funnel Cake = 800 calories
Blue Ribbon Brownie = 615 calories
Apple Pie = 411 calories
Cream Puff = 350 calories

Lemonade = 150 calories (sugar laden)
Soda = 100 calories (sugar laden)
Milk = 150 calories (includes calcium & vitamin D)
Water = 0 calories

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Page Tools


Latest Posts