McLean Turkey bacon is the bomb! It’s tasty, lean and made with “clean” ingredients. Let’s have a look at it’s stellar attributes compared to the classic Pork bacon. First the ingredients are simple: turkey, honey, sea salt, smoke, so it has no added sugar, just a hint of honey which is a naturally occurring whole food. Second, the nutritional value is a healthier choice overall if you eat a lot of bacon. One slice of Turkey bacon is 40 calories with only 1.5g of total fat. Less than 1g (0.5) is saturated and it packs in 5g of protein per slice. One slice of Pork bacon comes in at around 90 calories per slice with 8g of total fat, 2g of which are saturated. The protein in one slice of Pork bacon is around 4g. Turkey bacon has less calories per slice which means you can eat more, and it has more protein and less fat so easier on your heart health. In addition, it’s nice to switch things up or have options when cooking for others. Consider McLean Turkey bacon as an alternative or a compliment to McLean Organic Sugar Free Pork bacon when planning your next brunch with family and friends.
ALLERGIES & FOOD LABEL RULES
Please note that under the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) food labelling regulations the following allergens, if present, must be disclosed on food products sold in Canada: eggs, milk, mustard, peanuts, seafood, sesame, soy, sulphites, tree nuts, and wheat. McLean brand deli meats are gluten (wheat), dairy (milk) and soy free. Select items are also mustard free. Please always read our labels for allergen declarations. If you have any concerns or questions please email us.