Nov 29, 2023

Jack in the Box Offers 24 Days of Online Christmas Deals Starting December 1, 2023

Jack in the Box Jackmas deal schedule.
Jack in the Box readies for Christmas with a Jack Pack rewards member promotion that they're calling the "24 days of Jackmas." Starting Friday, December 1, 2023, rewards members can find an offer each day for a free menu item with any $1+ purchase.

New Holiday Cold Foams Arrive at Starbucks

Starbucks' four holiday cold foam flavors.
Starbucks adds to their 2023 holiday offerings with the arrival of new Holiday Cold Foams, which come in four flavors.

Denny's Welcomes New Strawberry Stuffed French Toast and More

Denny's Strawberry Stuffed French Toast Slam.
Denny's welcomes new Strawberry Stuffed French Toast and eight other permanent menu items with the holiday season in full swing.

Nov 28, 2023

Starbucks Rewards Members Get Half-Off Drinks on November 30, 2023, from 12PM to 6PM

Starbucks 2023 holiday beverages.
Starbucks offers a deal where their rewards members can get a 50% discount on any handcrafted drink from 12PM to 6PM, local time, on Thursday, November 30, 2023. They're calling it "Yay Day."

Insomnia Cookies Offers Buy-One-Get-One-Free Dozen Cookies Through December 4, 2023

Two dozen Insomnia Cookies classic cookies.
Insomnia Cookies offers an online-only, buy-one-get-one-free deal on a dozen classic cookies for a limited time through December 4, 2023.

During the same period, they also have an in-store-only deal where you can get a 6-pack of cookies for free when you buy a 6-pack of cookies.

Jack in the Box Launches New Mini Cinnis

Jack in the Box Mini Cinnis
Jack in the Box launches new Mini Cinnis, which are mini cinnamon rolls available in 5- and 10-piece orders.

Jimmy John's Debuts New Peppermint Chocolate Cookie

A trio of Jimmy John's Peppermint Chocolate Cookies.
Jimmy John's debuts the new Peppermint Chocolate Cookie for the 2023 holiday season.

McDonald's Adds Lobster Butter Sauce and Black Truffle Steak Sauce for Chicken McNuggets in Japan

Man dipping Chicken Nugget in McDonald's Japan's Black Truffle Steak Sauce and holding an open cup of Lobster Butter Sauce..
McDonald's Japan adds two limited-time Chicken McNugget sauces--Lobster-flavored Butter Sauce and Black-Truffle-flavored Steak Sauce--for the 2023 holiday season through December 25, 2023.

IHOP Introduces New Wonka Menu

Dishes from IHOP's Wonka Menu.
IHOP partners with the upcoming Wonka film to introduce a menu of dishes inspired by the film, which tells the origin story of Willy Wonka, one of the main characters from Roald Dahl's book Charlie and The Chocolate Factory.

Available for a limited time now through January 7, 2024 at participating locations nationwide, IHOP's Wonka menu includes the following whimsical (or at least whimsically named) items:

Nov 27, 2023

Review: Wendy's - Peppermint Frosty Cream Cold Brew

Side view of Wendy's Peppermint Frosty Cream Cold Brew.

Wendy's Peppermint Frosty Cream Cold Brew features cold-brewed coffee mixed with peppermint syrup and classic Frosty creamer, served over ice.

Frosted Sugar Cookie Blizzard and Candy Cane Chill Blizzard Return to Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen Frosted Sugar Cookie Blizzard and Candy Cane Chill Blizzard.
The Frosted Sugar Cookie Blizzard and Candy Cane Chill Blizzard have made their way back to Dairy Queen for the holiday season and are featured as the Blizzards of the Month for December 2023.

Insomnia Cookies Brings Back Jinglebread Cookies, Blondies, and More for 2023 Holiday Season

Insomnia Cookies' Jinglebread Classic Cookie.
Insomnia Cookies brings back their selection of Jinglebread Classic Cookies, Minis, Blondies, Dippers, and Cakes for the 2023 holiday season.

Arby's Offers $4 Double Roast Beef Sandwich as Part of "Classics for $4 or Less" Deal Through December 24, 2023

Arby's "Classics for $4 or less" deal
In the lead up to Christmas, Arby's offers the Double Roast Beef sandwich for $4 as well as a number of other discounted items as part of the new "Classics for $4 or less" deal.

KFC Tests New "Taste of KFC" Meal in Austin-Waco Area

KFC $20 Taste of KFC Meal.
KFC is testing a new, discounted, family combo called the "Taste of KFC" Meal for a limited time at participating locations in the Austin-Waco area of Texas.

Shake Shack Blends New Troll Shakes

Shake Shacks Troll-themed shakes.
Shake Shack blends a trio of shakes themed after the new Trolls Band Together movie for the 2023 holiday season.

Specifically, the new shakes are inspired by the main characters from the film--Branch, Poppy, and Viva.

The Shake Shack Trolls shakes come complete in limited-edition, Trolls-themed cups and include the following varieties:

Nov 26, 2023

Crumbl Bakes New Candy Cane Brownie Cookie and More Through December 2, 2023

Crumbl Candy Cane Brownie Cookie
Crumbl gets into the holiday spirit by baking the new Candy Cane Brownie Cookie and more for this week's selection of cookies. The cookie bakery chain rotates five to six cookies each week.

Here's what you'll find on Crumbl's cookie menu for the week ending December 2, 2023:

Pieology Adds New Nutella Dessert Pizza to Menu

Pieology Dessert Pizza with Nutella.
Pieology adds the nutty presence of Nutella chocolaty hazelnut spread to the menu with the launch of the new Dessert Pizza made with Nutella.

Nov 25, 2023

2023 Cyber Monday Deals and Specials

Sonic Corn Dog with mustard.
It used to be that Cyber Monday was the online equivalent of Black Friday but, to some extent, they've kinda merged together to a whole weekend of deals to kick off the holiday shopping season.

In case it helps, I've put together a list of 2023 Cyber Monday deals and specials (as usual, I'll keep updating as more deals are found):

Aldi Rolls Out 2023 Winter Gear Collection

A couple with a dog all wearing Aldi Winter Gear Collection clothes.
Grocery store chain Aldi releases the new Winter Gear Collection of branded, festive, cold-weather clothing in time for the gift-giving season. The collection features holiday sweaters complete with matching dog sweaters.

Nov 24, 2023

Review: McConnell's Gingerbread House Dairy-Free "Ice Cream"

A container of McConnell's Gingerbread House Dairy-Free "Ice Cream".

McConnell's Gingerbread House Dairy-Free "Ice Cream" features an oat milk frozen dairy-free base with gluten-free gingerbread cookies and Guittard dark chocolate swirls.