McDonalds Calories for Popular Items. Here we will cover the McDonalds calories to some of the most popular menu items. These are generally the items that you will find sold at just about every domestic McDonalds.
Hamburger – 250 calories, 3.5 g of Saturated Fat, 520 mg of Sodium, 6 g of Sugar and 12 g of Protein
McDouble – 390 calories, 19 g of fat, 8 g of Saturated fat, 33g Carbohydrate, 7g of Sugar, 22g of Protein
Quarter Pounder w/ Cheese – 510 calories, 26g of Fat, 1.5 g of Trans fat, 1190 mg of Sodium, 9 g of Sugar
Big Mac – 540 calories, 29g of Fat, 1.5 g of Saturated fat, 1040 mg of Sodium, 9g of Sugar
Big N’ Tasty -460 calories, 24g of Total Fat, 720 mg of Sodium, 8 g of Sugar
McChicken – 360 calories, 16 of Total Fat, 0 trans fat, 830 mg of Sodium, 14 g of Protein
McRib – 500 calories, 26g of Total fat, 0 trans fat, 11g of Sugar, 22g of Protein
Premium Grilled Chicken Classic Sandwich – 420 calories, 10g total fat, 2g of Saturated fat, 1190mg of Sodium
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McDonalds is a fan of leading trends and innovation with their food. If you are a fan of McDonalds then you already know that the menu is more than just delicious burgers and fries. From the full offerings of a snack wrap all the way to the Premium Salads offered via the McCafe.
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Jim Skinner is currently the Chief Executive Officer of McDonalds and is also the Vice Chairman. Skinner leads the worlds largest food service company with over 32,000 restaurants. Currently McDonalds serves over 60 million customers each day and employs over 1.7 million people throughout the world.
Skinner joined and has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2004. He also serves on the boards for Ronald McDonald House Charities, the Walgreen Company, ITW and Catalyst.