Today we celebrate good food and good music. Please listen to and enjoy this top ten list of food-themed songs and their accompanying nutritional values.
1.) Cheeseburger in Paradise – Jimmy Buffett
The USDA reports that a standard fast food cheese burger with a single large patty, condiments, and vegetables has 480 calories and 24 grams of fat.
2.) Chicken Fried – Zac Brown Band
1 Extra Crispy KFC drumstick has 150 calories and 9 grams of fat.
3.) Bread and Butter – Newbeats
One piece of commercially prepared white bread with 1 tsp salted butter has 100 calories and 4.7 grams of fat.
4.) Cherry Pie – Warrant
Per the USDA database 1 piece of cherry (1/8 in for a 9 inch pie) pie prepared from recipe has 496 calories and 22 grams of fat.
5.) Sugar Sugar – The Archies
2 Tbl of sugar and 2 Tbl Honey (sugar, ahh honey honey) have 225 calories, and 60 grams of sugar.
6.) Milkshake – Kelis
My milkshake (my own recipe) has 716 calories, 28 grams of fat, and 89 grams of sugar.
7.) The Lemon Song – Led Zeppelin
1 lemon raw with peel has 22 calories.
8.) Two Pina Coladas – Garth Brooks
According to the USDA database two pina coladas (4.5 fl oz each) prepared from recipe have a total of 491 calories, 5.3 grams of fat, and 63 grams of sugar.
9.) Strawberry Fields Forever – The Beatles
1 acre of strawberry fields can product about 50,000 lb of strawberries. 50,000 lb of strawberries has 7,257,600 calories.
10.) Cream – Prince
1 pint of heavy whipping cream has 1642 calories and 176 grams of fat.