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The Worst Desserts in America

These sweets will give you the wrong kind of guts and absolutely no glory.
The Worst Desserts in America

We all need an occasional cheat meal blowout, but in today’s society, it’s hard to find a reasonable, happy medium. We’re trying to downsize our bodies while restaurants supersize our food! The Center for Science in the Public Interest named the “winners” of its annual Xtreme Eating Awards 2015 and The Cheesecake Factory’s dessert took a slice of the cake. This isn’t a trophy title restaurants should be proud to take home. These sweets will give you the wrong kind of guts and absolutely no glory. Find out which restaurant desserts you should avoid at all costs.

RELATED: The easy way to make healthier comfort foods.

The Cheesecake Factory’s Warm Apple Crisp

cheesecake factory apple crisp Courtesy of The Cheesecake Factory
980 calories, 34 g fat (20 g saturated fat, 0.5 g trans fat), 510 mg sodium, 163 g carbs (132 g sugar, 10 g fiber), 10 g protein

Tuck into the cheesecake giant’s warm apple crisp and you’ll ingest almost a full cup of sugar!

SONIC Oreo Chocolate Shake

sonic peanut butter shake

per large: 1,200 calories, 63 g fat (42 g saturated fat, 2 g trans fat), 820 mg sodium, 142 g carbs (2 g fiber, 99 g sugar), 19 g protein

With nearly 100 grams of button-busting sugar, you’re better off getting the small and splitting it with a friend.

PF Chang’s The Great Wall of Chocolate

pf changs great wall of chocolate cake Courtesy of PF Chang's
1,700 calories, 71 g fat (30 g saturated fat, 0 g trans fat), 1,410 mg sodium, 259 g carbs (14 g fiber, 190 g sugar), 17 g protein

With almost eight days’ worth of sugar and a half day’s worth of sodium, you might have to jog down the Great Wall to burn this piece of cake off.

Friendly’s Caramel Fudge Brownie Sundae

friendlys brownie ice cream sundae Courtesy of Friendly's
1,900 calories, 90 g fat, (40 g saturated fat, N/A trans fat), 890 mg sodium, 260 g carbs (10 g fiber, 180 g sugar), 20 g protein

Three giant scoops of vanilla ice cream top two brownies before they’re doused in hot fudge, caramel, whipped topping, and chocolate sprinkles. Need we say more?

Uno Chicago Grill Ridiculously Awesome, Insanely Large Chocolate Cake

1,740 calories, 79 g fat (32 g saturated fat, 1.5 g trans fat), 770 mg sodium, 241 g carbs (10 g fiber, 168 g sugar), 20 g protein

Ridiculously artery-clogging, if you ask us.

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