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Frank Menendez 04-23-2007 03:45 PM

What is recommended? I've been eating extra-lean but I feel as if perahps simply lean would be just as good and provide some fat. suggestions

Sam Lepore 04-23-2007 06:08 PM

ummmm. What food? :dunno:

Frank Menendez 04-23-2007 06:12 PM

oh hahaha, oops! actually, extra lean turkey, extra lean ground beef

Scott Allen Hanson 04-23-2007 08:48 PM

Frank,

Turkey has a pretty good lipid profile and the lean (93/7) is still pretty lean and much more economical than the ground breast. As far as the beef, if your eating grass-fed, the lean is probably better for you than the extra-lean if its grain-fed. If your eating grain-fed, I'd stick with the extra lean. Just my $.02.


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