Cucumber, cantaloupe, tomatoes, carrots - they're all good for you, sure. But they're not so good for your wallet. The New York Times comparison-shopped to show you how you're getting a bad deal when you load up on certain weighty items at salad bars even though they cost less per ounce than some of the lighter items do. Your best bang for the buck? Gorgonzola crumbles, cranberries, almonds- all things that tend to cost a pretty penny in the store.
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