Ideal Protein Diet - BEANS...A carb or fat

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03-18-2014, 03:25 PM
Hey all. I decided today to have beans (a mix of black and refried black) with my grilled chicken at lunch. I am wondering if this will count as my fat or my carb meal for the day since I am now separating the two in maintenance. The refrieds were fat free.

Thanks all. I have been googling this and can't get an answer.

03-18-2014, 03:42 PM
Beans are carb and protein.
Ask in the maintainer thread about how they handle it.
Personally, I'd count as carb (and any added fat like cheese is a fat). But the maintainers are the experts.

03-18-2014, 05:07 PM
Lisa, you are the expert! :)
Thank you. I will definitely post there to see what they say.
I am thinking myself that it is a carb too. No cheese, just some onions and cilantro.