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Old 04 March 2017, 01:40 AM
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Chicken Subway disputes report that only half of its chicken is actual chicken

Subway says test results contradict a report that it’s chicken is made up of only half chicken DNA.

A Canadian study reported by CBC found that the rest of the chicken in Subway sandwiches contains soy. The oven-roasted chicken scored 53.6 percent chicken DNA, and the chicken strips were just 42.8 percent DNA, the study found.

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Old 04 March 2017, 03:06 AM
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I thought that Subway's chicken tasted funny.
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I'm wary of reports that say "So-and-so restaurant's X contains little or no X". Nonetheless, I remember once seeing a piece of literature from Subway about lighter options, and the fine print said something to the effect that all the meat mentioned was turkey-based. This included ham. While I am aware of products that can be called "turkey ham", I'm pretty sure that if you order a ham sandwich anywhere in the USA you have to get something made out of a pig.

For the record, I think it likely that I was seriously misreading the statement, or Subway slipped up in the editing. It still made me doubt what I was eating.
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Turkey ham is a real thing.
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Turkey ham is a real thing.
I acknowledged that a turkey product called "turkey ham" exists. My point is - as the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations says - "the word 'ham', without any prefix indicating the species of animal from which derived, shall be used in labeling only in connection with the hind legs of swine".
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But you've provided no actual evidence that your assertion is correct in the first place.
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