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Wal-Mart, You Must Be Kidding Me!

Posted on October 19th, 2009 by Matt Schoeneberger

Watch the Wal-Mart video here.

Here’s a quick breakdown of some of the ingredients of the so-called nutritious breakfast products.

  • Frosted Flakes (3/4 cup, 11g sugar): 2nd and 4th ingredients are sugar, and high fructose corn syrup, respectively
  • Raisin Bran Crunch (1 cup, 20g sugar): 2nd ingredient: sugar, 5th ingredient: oat and honey cluster (which includes sugar and corn syrup, then more sugar and high fructose corn syrup… high fructose corn syrup and sugar are both listed 3 different times.
  • Nutri-grain bars (12g sugar): crust: 4th: high fructose corn syrup, 5th: sugar, 6th: honey filling: 1 and 2. high fructose corn syrup and corn syrup, 4th is sugar
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One Response to “Wal-Mart, You Must Be Kidding Me!”

  1. Cynthia1770 says:

    The debate rages on. Is HFCS inherently sinister or are we just awash in the stuff.
    Either way it’s killing us sweetly.
    Try for an extensive list of HFCS-free foods and beverages.
    Ditch HFCS, especially HFCS-55. To your health.

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