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Aug 20, 2018

50-Cent Frosty Back for a Limited Time at Wendy's

The Frosty is again being offered at a discounted rate of 50 cents for a small at Wendy's to finish up the summer.


KFC Releases New Sausage and Potato "German Twister" in Japan

While the KFC Twister has been long gone from the chain's US menu, KFC still offers it in a number of countries including Japan, where the fried chicken chain recently released the new German Twister.


50-Cent Corn Dogs at Sonic on August 23, 2018

As a one-day, back-to-school special, Sonic will be offering corn dogs for 50 cents a piece all day on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at participating locations.


Starbucks to Switch Plastic Lids in Place of Straws

With the stated goal of getting rid of plastic straws from their stores globally by 2020, Starbucks plans to replace plastic straws with strawless lids and/or "alternative-material straw options."


Aug 18, 2018

Cinnabon Debuts New Cinnabon Churro Swirl

Cinnabon debuts new round churros that they're calling the Cinnabon Churro Swirl, which you can enjoy alone of as as part of a decadent churro sandwich with a layer of cream cheese frosting in the middle.


Aug 17, 2018

Review: Taco Bell - Double Cheesy Gordita Crunch

Taco Bell's Double Cheesy Gordita Crunch takes the original Cheesy Gordita Crunch and adds a helping of seasoned beef to the layer of cheese between the crunchy taco shell and the fluffy Gordita flatbread.


McDonald's Offers Golden Arches Churro Over Pudding Soft Serve in China

McDonald's is offering a jumbo Oreo waffle ice cream cone filled with pudding-flavored soft serve topped with two curved churros to resemble the chain's signature golden arches.


Taco Bell Tests New Rattlesnake Fries in Columbus, OH

Taco Bell is testing new Rattlesnake Fries as a potential menu item in Columbus, OH.


"Buy One, Get One Free" Entree Deal at Chipotle for Students on August 18, 2018

As a back-to-school special, Chipotle is offering a "buy-one-get-one-free" deal on any entree to students on Saturday, August 18, 2018.


Taco Bell Introduces $2 Steak and Egg Breakfast Stacker

Taco Bell introduces the new $2 Steak and Egg Breakfast Stacker as a limited-time breakfast menu item.


Aug 16, 2018

Review: Lime YQ by Yoplait

Lime-flavored YQ by Yoplait is not technically "yogurt" as defined by the FDA as it's not made with traditional milk. Instead, it's yogurt made with ultra-filtered milk.


Taco Bell Releases New Double Cheesy Gordita Crunch

Taco Bell's Cheesy Gordita Crunch gets an upgrade with the arrival of the new, limited-time Double Cheesy Gordita Crunch.


Burger King Turns Up the Heat with Jalapeno King and Spicy Crispy Jalapeno Chicken Sandwich

Burger King adds a spicier version of their King burger and Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich with the arrival of the new Jalapeno King and Spicy Crispy Jalapeno Chicken Sandwich.


Dunkin' Donuts Readies For Fall 2018 with Pumpkin and Maple Flavors

Dunkin' Donuts reveals 2018's fall menu selection, including the return of pumpkin and maple pecan syrups for any coffee drinks, which should arrive at participating locations nationwide by August 27, 2018.


Taco Bell Tests New Reaper Ranch Fries with Sauce Made from Carolina Reaper Peppers

Perhaps looking to give customers all the spicy heat they can handle, Taco Bell is testing new Reaper Ranch Fries featuring Reaper Ranch sauce made from Carolina Reaper chili peppers.

The Carolina Reaper, a hybrid of a ghost pepper and red habanero, has held the Guinness World Records title of "the world's hottest chili pepper" since 2013. Reaper Ranch sauce is a blend of Reaper Pepper hot sauce and ranch.


Aug 15, 2018

Buy One Get One Large Iced Beverages at The Coffee Bean on Weekday Afternoons Through August 24, 2018

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is running a deal where you can buy a large iced drink and get the second one for free at participating locations.


Tasting: Taco Bell - Volcano Chicken Taco

Taco Bell's Volcano Chicken Taco is a spicier version of the Naked Chicken Chalupa that is currently only available in South Korea. It features lettuce, tomato, shredded cheddar cheese, Lava sauce, and jalapenos in a crispy fried chicken taco shell.


McDonald's Adds New Sweet N' Spicy Honey BBQ Glazed Tenders

McDonald's adds new Sweet N' Spicy Honey BBQ Glazed Tenders to the menu for a limited time at participating locations nationwide starting next week.


Pumpkin Spice Pretzel Nuggets Returns to Auntie Anne's in September 2018

Auntie Anne's pumpkin spice season kicks off starting September 3, 2018, when Pumpkin Spice Pretzel Nuggets return to locations nationwide.


Aug 14, 2018

McDonald's Serves Up New Durian Hotcakes and Sundaes in Malaysia

McDonald's is serving up a whole (smelly) menu of desserts featuring durian for a limited time over in Malaysia.


Starbucks Reveals New Non-Dairy, Protein-Fortified Coffee Smoothies

Starbucks offers vegetarian-friendly, protein-fortified coffee smoothies with the nationwide launch of new Protein Blended Cold Brew.


Review: Krispy Kreme - Reese's Outrageous Donut

Krispy Kreme's Reese's Outrageous Donut features a chocolate yeast ring donut that is glazed and then dipped in Hershey's chocolate fudge icing, topped with mini Reese's Pieces candies, a Reese's peanut butter drizzle, and a salted caramel drizzle.


Stouffer's Whips Up New Urban Bistro Frozen Meals

Stouffer's adds a new dimension to their frozen dinners with the introduction of a new Urban Bistro line.


Honey Sesame Chicken Breast Returns at Panda Express

Honey Sesame Chicken Breast returns to Panda Express restaurants nationwide for a limited time starting August 15, 2018.


Aug 13, 2018

McDonald's Tests New McGriddles French Toast Sandwich

McDonald's is in the midst of testing a new breakfast sandwich featuring brioche French toast called the "McGriddles French Toast sandwich."


Starbucks Debuts New Pumpkin Spice Cookie Straws

Starbucks preps for the fall pumpkin season with the debut of new Pumpkin Spice Cookies Straws. You won't find them at Starbucks, however, as they're slated for grocery store aisles.


Jack in the Box Brings Back Munchie Mash Ups

Munchie Mash Ups are back at Jack in the Box for a limited time at participating locations.


Aug 12, 2018

Buy One, Get One Free Slurpees at 7-Eleven from August 13 to August 19, 2018

7-Eleven will be running a "buy one, get one free" Slurpee deal this week starting Monday, August 13, 2018 and running through Sunday, August 18, 2018.


New Siggi's Simple Sides Arrive in Stores

Siggi's branches out with new Simple Sides, a new product line featuring Icelandic whole-milk yogurt paired with various simple, no-sugar-added toppings.


Aug 11, 2018

Kashi Starts a Kids' Line Called "Kashi by Kids"

Kashi releases "Kashi by Kids," a new line developed in collaboration with a select group of kids that they're calling the "Kashi Crew."


Aug 10, 2018

Chipotle Tests Adding Bacon to the Menu and More

Chipotle tests the addition of bacon on the menu as one of a number of menu items and deals tests that are available in select US cities.


Qdoba Assembles New Chicken Diablo Nachos

Qdoba now offers what they're calling their "spiciest menu item yet" with new Chicken Diablo Nachos.


Dairy Queen Whips Up New Reese's Outrageous Blizzard

Dairy Queen whips up the new Reese's Outrageous Blizzard as the August 2018 Blizzard of the Month.


Aug 9, 2018

Crunchy Mint Wins M&M's Second Flavor Vote

With the votes tallied, Crunchy Mint M&M's have won the brand's second Flavor Vote and will still around on store shelves for over a year.


Cicis Adds New Deep-Dish Pan Pizzas to Buffet

For a limited time, Cicis adds two new Pan Pizzas, featuring a deep-dish, pan crust, to their all-you-can-eat buffet at participating locations.


Review: Sour Patch Kids Fire and Sour Patch Kids Freeze Candies

Sour Patch Kids Fire feature sweet, sour, and spicy gummy candies in a variety of fruit flavors, while Sour Patch Kids Freeze are sweet, sour, and cool gummy candies in various lemonade flavors.



Aug 8, 2018

Lobster Feast is Back at Captain D's

Lobster makes it back onto the Captain D's menu with the return of the Lobster Feast menu, which features four different lobster dishes for a limited time at participating restaurants.


Welch's Expands Into Energy Drinks

Welch's makes a foray into the energy drink business with the limited roll-out of new Welch's Sparkling Plus Energy.


McDonald's Unique McGold "Card" Can Get You "Free McDonald's for Life"

Starting August 10, 2018, McDonald's will be running a sweepstakes where one lucky fan can win a McGold Card and "free McDonald's for life."


Blaze Pizza Offers $5 Half-Pizza Lunch Special

Calling it the "$5 Lunch Hack," Blaze Pizza is running a limited-time special at participating locations where you can get half a pizza with as many toppings as you like for $5 on Mondays through Fridays until 4 PM.


Aug 7, 2018

Review: Hostess - Chocolate Peanut Butter Twinkies

Hostess Chocolate Peanut Butter Twinkies feature chocolate cake with peanut butter creme filling.


$3 Pulled Pork Sandwiches and $6 Westerners at Dickey's Through September 2, 2018

To celebrate National Sandwich Month this August, Dickey's Barbecue Pit is running two deals throughout the month: $3 Classic Pulled Pork Sandwiches and $6 Westerners.


Jack in the Box Launches New Teriyaki Steak Bowl

For a limited time at participating locations, Jack in the Box serves up new Teriyaki Steak Bowls.


Einstein Bros. Offers Free Bagel and Shmear with Purchase on August 15, 2018

Celebrating the launch of their new Shmear Society Rewards loyalty program and mobile app, Einstein Bros. will be running a deal on August 15, 2018 for a free bagel and shmear with any purchase when you show any restaurant brand's mobile app on your phone.


Moe's Introduces New Salsa at Grocery Stores

Moe's Southwest Grill expands their grocery store footprint with the introduction of new chunky salsas.


Aug 6, 2018

Krispy Kreme Serves Up New Reese's Outrageous Donut

Krispy Kreme's latest is the new Reese's Outrageous Donut based on the new Reese's Outrageous candy bar.


KFC Fries Up New Boneless Chicken Breast Filets

KFC adds new Boneless Chicken Breasts to the menu as an option for the $20 Fill Up at participating restaurants.


National Root Beer Float Day Deals on August 6, 2018

It's National Root Beer Float Day today, August 6, 2018 and there are a couple deals/freebies out there to help you celebrate with a root beer float in case you don't want to make your own at home (or just like a good deal).

They are:


Aug 5, 2018

Skippy Releases New P.B. Fruit Bites

Skippy looks to combine peanut butter and jelly in a on-the-go snackable treat with the release of new Skippy P.B. Fruit Bites.