Dabbing grease off pizza saves major calories

Posted at 8:56 AM, Oct 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-01 08:56:35-04

If you dab the grease off your pizza before your eat it, it turns out you're saving yourself from some serious calories!

A new study shows wiping or dabbing grease off your pizza saves you an average 76 calories (and four and a half grams of fat) per slice.

Based on how much pizza Americans eat per year, that translates to a savings of about 6,600 calories, which means you can eat an additional 20 slices of pizza, if you're so inclined.




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