User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


26° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.
 Winter Storm for January 31-February 1, 2015

Snow Outlook

Severe Weather

State Radar


Click here for local closings & delays

Send photos to ushare@keloland.com

Storm Center Update

 

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Dining With A Heart Healthy Menu

March 14, 2011, 6:10 PM by Kelli Grant

Dining With A Heart Healthy Menu
SIOUX FALLS, SD - If you're watching what you eat because you're taking extra steps to protect your heart, three restaurants in Sioux Falls want to help you out.

Tre Lounge, CJ Callaway’s, and Foleys restaurant have teamed up with Sanford Health to promote a heart healthy menu.

Shrimp, a Caesar wrap, or how about a mango chicken sandwich?  They're all on the menu at CJ Callaway’s and they're all good for your heart.

“If a restaurant would prompt me and expose me to different menu items, whether it be labeling or the features, I think it just helps plant that seed that, ‘Hey, I can eat a little bit healthier today,’” Vice President at Pinnacle Hospitality, Inc. Randy Derheim said.

Callaway's is one of three Sioux Falls restaurants that were guided by Sanford Health and came up with a heart healthy menu. Some of the items already existed, but kitchen teams also got the chance to be creative.

“They took our existing menu and they helped identify current items that we could label as heart healthy. So within our properties we actually put heart stickers or heart stamps on the different menu items to highlight what they were,” Derheim said.

All the designated heart healthy menu items are based on the Mediterranean diet.

“Mediterranean diet emphasizes on getting plenty of exercise, eating healthy, more fruits, vegetables,” Sanford Cardiologist Dr. Maria Stys said. 

More fish, less red meat, cooking with olive oil and drinking a glass of red wine.

“The French paradox of drinking red wine in moderation, we've lived by that as well.  We brought in a nice merlot,” Derheim said.

So instead of that white bread, you'll find wheat. And instead of fried, you'll find baked or grilled. A meal that has your heart in mind.

“I think fundamentally it's a really smart thing for us to do and others in our industry.  Clearly, it's top of mind right now in the consumer and the way that they're looking at their dining habits whether it be in our restaurants or others,” Derheim said.

Menu Ideas

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

You may also like

Police Identify Two Suspects In Sioux Falls Shooting

1/30/2015 10:55 AM

Police are searching for 17-year-old Conner Hanson and 19-year-old Robert Montes. Hanson and Montes are reported to be dangerous and should not be app...

Full Story
Shooting Suspects Arrested In Minnesota

1/30/2015 8:16 PM

Conner Hanson and Robert Montes have been arrested in Marshall, Minnesota in connection with the Thursday night shooting in Sioux Falls.

Full Story
Police Searching For Two Suspects In Shooting

1/30/2015 12:09 AM

Sioux Falls Police are investigating a Thursday night shooting that occurred near the Empire Mall. 

Full Story
Man Rescued From Big Stone Lake After Falling Through Ice

1/29/2015 5:30 PM

Officials are urging caution on the ice as warmer temperatures lead to changing ice conditions across the region.

Full Story | Watch
1 Dead After ATV Goes Through Ice On Perkins Co. Lake

1/25/2015 8:08 AM

A Newcastle, Wyoming man died after an ATV broke through the ice on a lake in northern Perkins County in South Dakota.

Full Story


Events