MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – In recent years, calorie counts have become more present at restaurants.
Now, alcoholic beverages are joining the list.READ MORE: Marshfield, Adams Shut Down Wells Due To PFAS Pollution
New menu labeling rules from the Food and Drug Administration will require chain restaurants to list the amount of calories in alcoholic drinks by next November.READ MORE: Wisconsin's Evers Says He Prays GOP Investigator Not Named To Panel
The idea is that people often don’t know, or even think about, how many calories they are downing.
The rules will not apply to drinks ordered at the bar or any drinks that aren’t listed on the main menu.MORE NEWS: Police Investigate Apparent Domestic Stabbing In Minneapolis
The wine list will also be guilt-free, as individual calorie amounts won’t be required there either.