Festive music. Cheer and goodwill. And yes, treats loaded with outrageous amounts of fat and calories.
Ho, ho, ho.
Knowing that consumers are primed for indulgence, restaurant chains roll out a slew of seasonal fare—from cookies to pies, dessert to drinks—that cross the line when it comes to unhealthy ingredients.
Pumpkin. Gingerbread. Peppermint. Egg nog. Sure, these flavors are delicious, but they're rarely good for you.
Click through our gallery to see which 8 holiday treats to avoid.
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