Some scones equivalent to ten sugar cubes - survey

A large scone can equate to a third of recommended daily calories, a survey showed.

Some contain a whopping 740 calories and are the equivalent of ten sugar cubes.

In 2018, Northern Ireland's 11 district councils sampled a variety of plain, luxury and fruit scones from local coffee shops and cafes across the country.

The scone with the highest fat content (22.7g fat) was a raspberry and white chocolate luxury scone.

The largest, a fruit scone, contained in...
source: RTE

2019-02-12 10:49
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