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Mar 2, 2015

Subway's March 2015 Specials

Subway continues with the Simple $6 Menu over the MIA Featured $5 Footlong going into March but also introduces the new Turkey Italiano Melt.


Mar 1, 2015

Review: Daelmans - Mini Stroopwafels AKA Caramel Bites

Daelmans' Mini Stroopwafels (literally "syrup waffles") or "Caramel Bites" feature bite-sized waffle sandwich cookies with a thin layer of caramel in the middle.

A 7.05-oz bag was $2.79 at Trader Joe's and one of the few non-store-brand items you'll find there. They're Dutch (Netherlands) in origin.


Free Pancakes at IHOP on Tuesday, March 3, 2015

IHOP is once again giving away free pancakes for National Pancake Day. An annual tradition, the diner chain is offering a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes at participating locations from 7 AM to 10 PM on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 (dine-in only).


Doritos Jacked Now in 3D

Frito-Lay gives the Doritos Jacked line the 3D treatment with new Doritos Jacked 3D. The new chips come in a three-dimensional shape meant to have an even more powerful crunch and even more bold flavor.


Ben & Jerry's New SNL Wayne'Swirled Ice Cream Only Available in Scoop Shops

Ben & Jerry's continues their SNL (Saturday Night Live) love with new Wayne'Swirled ice cream inspired by the Wayne's World skit featuring Mike Myers and Dana Carvey as Wayne and Garth.


Feb 28, 2015

Review: Lunchables - Cinnamon Roll Dippers

Lunchables Cinnamon Roll Dippers feature three mini cinnamon rolls with a packet of frosting and some raisins.

I got a 3.15-oz box for $1 on sale.


Coors Offers New Naturally Gluten-Free Beer

Coors has come up with new Coors Peak certified gluten-free beer. They're calling it a "new, naturally gluten-free copper lager made with 100 percent all natural ingredients."


Edible Cookie Coffee Cup in the Works in the UK from KFC

KFC has come up with an edible coffee cup for possible deployment over in the UK. According to Metro, they're called "Scoff-ee Cups" and they're biscuit (cookie) cups with an inner lining of white chocolate and an outer wrapping of sugar paper made to look like a Seattle's Best Coffee cup.


Feb 27, 2015

Frozen Friday: Jimmy Dean - Golden Roasted Chicken

Jimmy Dean's Golden Roasted Chicken frozen meal features grilled strips of chicken with potatoes, peppers, and onions, in a creamy herb sauce.

I bought a 9-oz box for $1.49 on sale.


Preview: Taco Bell's Cap'n Crunch Delights Test

Taco Bell just started testing Cap'n Crunch Delights as a possible future menu item and I got to sample them early on a recent visit to Taco Bell headquarters. They're basically a Cap'n Crunch version of the currently offered Cinnabon Delights.