Thursday, March 26, 2009

Burger King

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) -- Well, at least the salsa is low-cal.

The West Michigan Whitecaps, a minor-league baseball team, will be offering up major league cholesterol, carbohydrates and calories in an enormous hamburger being added to the menu this year at the Fifth Third Ballpark.

The four-pound, $20 burger features five beef patties, five slices of cheese, nearly a cup of chili and liberal doses of salsa and corn chips, all on an eight-inch sesame-seed bun. That's a lot of dough!

The Grand Rapids Press reports that anyone who eats the entire 4,800-calorie behemoth in one sitting will receive a special T-shirt. Saner fans can divide it up with a pizza cutter and share.

The Midwest League team is a single-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers.

1 comment:

Steeebo said...

HOLY CRAP! That's insane