Qdoba Mexican Grill announced today that its frying oil now contains zero artificial trans fats per serving and has been implemented in Qdoba restaurants nationwide. As a result, Qdoba’s full menu now meets the guidelines for zero artificial trans fats in both New York City and throughout the state of Colorado. Qdoba anticipates nationwide implementation of zero artificial trans fats for all menu items by the end of 2007.

Qdoba reformulated its tortillas and brownies to contain no artificial trans fats in 2006. To ensure that all ingredients meet the recommended zero artificial trans fat guidelines, Qdoba reviewed t other applicable menu items, placing further emphasis on Qdoba’s commitment to providing fresh and flavorful options for their consumers.

Additional steps being taken by Qdoba to ensure healthy options for consumers include purchasing 100-percent all-natural chicken, pork, shredded beef, and ground sirloin. As well, Qdoba serves lean shredded pork and lean shredded beef.

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