Burger King’s “healthy” version of French fries, Satisfries, will now be the standard side option for the restaurant’s Kid’s Meals, the Christian Science Monitor says .
Satisfries are billed by Burger King as a better option for health-conscious patrons, with 20 percent less calories than regular BK fries.
The fast food restaurant has tried giving out apple slices in Kid’s Meals for years as a way to promote health, but they found that kids just don’t want to give up their fries, Christian Science Monitor says .
The secret to a healthier fry? Burger King says their secret Satisfries recipe makes sure that the potatoes don’t absorb as much fat during frying, the Daily Mail reports . The fries are made in the same fryers as regular fries and cooked just as long.