AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- My Fit Foods™, a leading producer and retailer of freshly prepared, nutritionally balanced, flavorful meals, today announced its partnership with Healthy Dining, a team of culinary dietitians, restaurant nutrition experts and creators of HealthyDiningFinder.com. The partnership recognizes My Fit Foods as the first restaurant to have its entire menu of breakfast, lunch and dinner meals certified to meet Healthy Dining's nutrition criteria, which are based on leading health organization recommendations. As part of the collaboration, My Fit Foods' certified menu items will be featured on HealthyDiningFinder.com, a web and mobile site that makes it easy for diners to meet healthy lifestyle goals and enables consumers to quickly identify nutritious meal options while on-the-go.
With more than 50 locations in five states across the United States, My Fit Foods revised its existing menu offerings to meet Healthy Dining's nutrition criteria, which emphasizes healthful lean proteins, fruits, vegetables, whole grains and unsaturated fats with limits on calories, saturated fat and sodium. Seventy-one of the 79 My Fit Foods menu items featured on HealthyDiningFinder.com also qualify for the Healthy Dining Sodium Savvy icon, signifying entrees that contain 750 mg of sodium or less and appetizers, side dishes and desserts that contain 250 mg of sodium or less.
"At My Fit Foods, we take great pride in our expansive menu offerings that focus on high-quality, flavorful, simple ingredients, fresh fruits and vegetables," said David Goronkin, CEO of My Fit Foods. "The recognition we've received from Healthy Dining not only further establishes our credibility as a brand dedicated to promoting a healthier lifestyle but also supports our promise of making eating healthy and delicious for our customers."
"We are thrilled to partner with My Fit Foods as they lead the way in meeting the growing demand for healthier food in today's nutrition focused environment," said Anita Jones-Mueller, president and founder of Healthy Dining. "A big applause to My Fit Foods for offering so many choices meeting the Sodium Savvy criteria. Reducing sodium is an important initiative in the restaurant industry, and My Fit Foods has shown exemplary leadership in creating items that taste great and are Sodium Savvy."
My Fit Foods' nutritious menu includes a wide variety of fresh, healthy and delicious options recommended by HealthyDiningFinder.com, including:
- Good Morning Sunshine – A delicious blend of spicy lean ground turkey paired with rice, eggs, cheese and pico de gallo
- Lemon Turkey – All-natural lean ground turkey seasoned with garlic, onions and citrus, served with rice and asparagus
- Gimme More Chicken Salad – Tarragon and dried cranberry chicken salad layered with baby field greens with fresh berries
- Omega Me Crazy Salmon – Ginger-glazed Scottish salmon with sugar snap peas and carrots
- Ninja Tenderloin – All-natural beef tenderloin arranged on a bed of fresh spinach, sautéed mushrooms, carrots and onions
About My Fit Foods™
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, My Fit Foods™ is an expanding concept that offers handcrafted, fresh, grab & go meals as well as meal planning services. My Fit Foods™ makes eating healthy easy by offering over 75 delicious, nutritionally balanced, ready-to-eat meals and snacks that support a healthy lifestyle. My Fit Foods™ has more than 50 locations in five states and is growing through additional retail locations and partnerships with third party distributors. All My Fit Foods™ ready-to-eat meals and snacks have been validated to meet Healthy Dining's nutrition criteria.
About Healthy Dining
Healthy Dining's signature web and mobile site, HealthyDiningFinder.com, is the only search engine of its kind providing personalized dining out recommendations validated by Healthy Dining's team of registered dietitians. HealthyDiningFinder.com features more than 4,000 menu choices from participating restaurants nationwide, enabling diet- and nutrition-conscious consumers to find nutrition information and Healthy Dining options emphasizing healthful lean proteins, fruits, vegetables, whole grains and unsaturated fats. HealthyDiningFinder.com also features a Kids LiveWell platform, a program developed by the National Restaurant Association to help parents find restaurants offering healthier meals for children.
SOURCE My Fit Foods