SBD Frequently Asked Questions - mcd's southwest salad & s.w. dressing

07-01-2007, 06:41 PM
i didn't see mc donald's southwest salad & newman's own southwest dressing it among the fast food items up on top...i don't think it's legal for phase I but what about phase II?

07-03-2007, 05:23 PM
I was wondering about the Arbys Santa Fe Salad and dressing too??:?:

07-08-2007, 09:35 PM

Southwest Salad with Grilled Chicken:
Salad Mix, Grilled Chicken Breast Filet, Southwest Vegetable Blend, Cilantro Lime Glaze, Shredded Cheddar/Jack Cheese, Limes, Chili Lime Tortilla Strips, Liquid Margarine

Chili Lime Tortilla Strips:
Corn, vegetable oil (corn oil and/or soybean oil and/or sunflower oil), salt, maltodextrin, sugar, dried tomato, dextrose, spices, onion powder, green bell pepper powder, citric acid, autolyzed yeast extract, malic acid, paprika extract (color), disodium inosinate and disodium guanylate, natural flavor (vegetable source), lemon extract, spice extractive.

Cilantro Lime Glaze:
Water, corn syrup solids, high fructose corn syrup, sugar, distilled vinegar, olive oil, soybean oil, freeze-dried orange juice concentrate*, cilantro, salt, freeze-dried lime juice concentrate*, xanthan gum, sodium benzoate and potassium sorbate (preservatives), garlic*, propylene glycol alginate, spice, onion*, citric acid. *Dehydrated

Newman's OwnŽ Creamy Southwest Dressing:
Water, corn syrup solids, soybean oil, distilled vinegar, egg yolks, corn vinegar, corn starch, whey, salt, cilantro, sugar, spices, paprika, onion*, garlic*, apple cider vinegar, sour cream* (cultured sour cream, skim milk solids, whey, sugar, citric acid, lactic acid), natural flavors (animal and vegetable sources), xanthan gum, lactic acid, parsley*. *Dehydrated.

***Sorry but the salad isn't legal either for phase 1 or 2.

Other thing I picked up from perusing the nutritional data from both places, the chicken they use may sound legal since it says grilled but its soaked in a sugar/salt type solution.

07-08-2007, 09:36 PM

Market Fresh Santa Fe Salad w/ Grilled Chicken
Cheddar (Shredded), Cherry Tomatoes, Diced Grilled Chicken Naturals, Iceberg/Romaine Blend, Mixed Salad Greens, Pepper Jack (Shredded), Red Onion Rings, Roasted Corn & Black Bean Mix, Garlic & Cheese Croutons

Santa Fe Ranch Sauce
Soybean Oil, Water, Distilled Vinegar, Egg Yolks, Green Bell Peppers, Salt, Corn Vinegar, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Whey Powder, Onions, Apple Cider Vinegar, Spices, Dehydrated Onion, Jalapeno Peppers, Garlic Powder, Modified Food Starch, Natural Flavor, Xanthan Gum, Propylene Glycol Alginate, Sodium Benzoate and Potassium Sorbate (Preservatives), Disodium Inosinate and Disodium Guanylate, Lactic Acid, Dehydrated Parsley, Calcium Disodium EDTA, Citric Acid.

***Looks like it isn't legal for phase 1 or 2.

07-11-2007, 04:42 PM
Just when you think you have found something healthy:mad:
You never know where they sneak in the sugar do you>>>
I guess I will be making my own Sante Fe Salad :D