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Epic Calorie Intake


Zagat enlisted a professional nutritionist to calculate the number of calories in a fancypants multicourse tasting menu, and turns out, eating well is really fattening: The average from epic dinners at WD-50, Alinea, Per Se, and others rounded out to 2,242 calories per menu. More shocking: The assertion that high-end diners will only consume three glasses of wine per tasting session. Amateurs. [Zagat via -E-]