17 Outrageous Fast Food Meals From Each State That We All Secretly Love!
When it comes to fatty food, nobody does it better than America. Here are 17 of the fattiest foods found in America and the states that invented them.
1. Alabama: Bacon Wrapped Meatloaf.
A three-ounce serving of meatloaf equals roughly 14 grams of fat. Wrap it in bacon and you’ve definitely got yourself a party.
2. Arizona: Quadruple Bypass Burger.
Designed by people who literally want to kill you (hence the name), this burger is reportedly worth around 8,000 calories.
3. Colorado: This seven pound breakfast burrito at Jack-N-Grill’s.
This burrito is so mammoth it contains a pound of ham, seven potatoes, 12 eggs, a whole onion, chili and cheese.
4. Conneticut: 2-foot-long hot dog.
This amazing feat of food engineering originates from Doogie’s, which is a hot dog joint in Hartford. It is estimated that this bad, bad boy will pump you full of 48 grams of fat.
5. Delaware: This deep-fried pastry.
People from Delaware are known for this treat, which contains crabmeat and cheese and a whole lot of fat.
6. Georgia: Luther Burger.
This sweet and savory dish features a beef patty, cheese and bacon between two donuts.
7. Illinois: This deep-dish pizza.
Originating in Chicago in 1943 at Pizzeria Uno’s, one serving of the cheese and tomato deep-dish contains 40 grams of fat (5 grams more than your recommended daily limit).
8. Iowa: Hot beef sundae.
This perversion of nature is made of mashed potatoes, roast beef, beef gravy, cheddar cheese and tomato and contains 28 grams of fat.
9. Kansas: Charred ends.
People love fat and for those living in Kansas this comes in the form of a brisket’s charred ends, which are basically just fat on a plate.
10. Maryland: Smith Island Cake.
This is the cake that keeps on giving. There are so many chocolate stripes on this thing that it looks like a delicious zebra. It’s a ten layered cake, which will fill you with 26 grams of fat per serving.
11. Michigan: This BLT that’s really just B.
These sandwiches are definitely for the bacon lovers out there. Each sandwich contains a pound of bacon, which translates into 20 strips, or a mammoth 192 grams of fat.
12. Mississippi: Mud Pie.
Just like there are too many ‘S’ and ‘I’ in the name Mississippi, there is also way too much fat in the Mud Pie, 32 grams per serving to be precise. Maybe this is why Mississippi has the highest obesity rate in the country.
13. New Jersey: Fat Darrell.
It’s not called a Fat Darrell for nothing, 45 grams of fat is packed into this collection of Chicken fingers, mozzarella sticks, marinara sauce, and french fried.
14. Oregon: Brunchbox presents the Redonkadonk.
There is really no reason to explain the fat contents when the ingredients read: egg, ham, spam, bacon, cheese and a beef patty between two grilled-cheese sandwiches on Texas Toast bread. Your arteries may have just clogged up after reading this.
15. Pennsylvania: Philly Cheesesteak…obviously.
The fat content in one of these suckers is between 18 and 45 grams.
16. Vermont: Ben & Jerry’s Vermonster.
Are you after a mountain of Ben & Jerry’s ice-cream? Then get your skates on and head for Vermont, because the Vermonster is a…monster. It contains 20 scoops of ice cream, hot fudge, banana, cookies, brownies, and other toppings of your choice. It also contains between 120 and 400 grams of fat. Welcome to your new life on the obesity train.
17. West Virginia: Hillybilly Hotdogs’ ten-pound burger.
The ten pounds of beef alone clocks in at 800 grams of fat, which adds up to an entire days worth of fat for 12 women.