Weight Watchers endorses Applebee's new entrées
Feb. 22, 2012
by Meat&Poultry Staff
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Applebee's announced three new entrées endorsed by Weight Watchers as part of a continued partnership between the two organizations. The entrées feature a full portion of steak, chicken or shrimp.
All three selections feature PointsPlus values assigned through Weight Watchers PointsPlus program. Applebee’s said it is the only national restaurant chain to feature Weight Watchers-endorsed menu selections.
The three new Weight Watchers dishes are:
• Creamy Parmesan Chicken, which is a grilled chicken breast with au gratin Parmesan sauce, served with steamed spinach and mushroom rice pilaf;
• Grilled Jalapeño-Lime Shrimp which has grilled chipotle lime shrimp and black bean corn salsa tossed with lime juice and chopped cilantro, served on a mix of grilled zucchini, marinated tomatoes, onions and red peppers with steamed white rice; and
• Cabernet Mushroom Sirloin, which features a 7 oz. grilled house sirloin with sautéed portobello mushrooms and onions in a Napa Valley Cabernet sauce with steamed herbed potatoes and garlic broccoli.