Shavuot Calorie Counter

Say hello to the fun police!

While you might love Shavuot for all of the amazing dairy sweets that you will eat over the next few days, here is a just a reminder to all the people who are dieting. As much as you and I might love this holiday, it is not the healthiest.

So without further adieu, here are some quick calorie facts (according to calorieking.com) for your favorite Shavuot treats:

– Cheesecake: 350 calories

– Low fat cheesecake: 200 calories

– 2 cheese blintzes: 320 calories

– Lox/bagel/cream cheese: 600 calories

– Vanilla ice cream (1/2 cup): 137 calories

– Lasagna: 1050 calories

– Noodle kugel: 300 calories

Enjoy your run on Saturday!

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