Subway hen solely accommodates 53% hen meat, research says

Subway has lengthy been hailed as one of many healthiest quick meals choices, however a brand new report casts doubt on the hen served in its Canadian eating places.

Working with researchers from Trent College, the Canadian Broadcasting Company carried out DNA checks on meat samples from Subway, McDonald’s, Wendy’s, A&W and Tim Hortons to find out precisely how a lot hen was in every sandwich’s patty.

The meat from each chain however Subway was discovered to include between 84 and 90 p.c hen meat. These trying to “eat contemporary” at Subway, nonetheless, are solely consuming 53.6 p.c hen meat, the evaluation discovered.

After an preliminary spherical of testing, the staff was so stunned at Subway’s outcomes that they returned to run extra checks on 5 extra samples to substantiate their unique findings.