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Jun 23, 2018

Sweetarts Now Available in New Gummy and Sour Gummy Form

The SweeTarts candy brand branches into gummies with new SweeTarts Gummies and SweeTarts Sour Gummies.


Buffalo Wild Wing Offers Five Wings for $5 During World Cup Games

Looking to capitalize on this year's World Cup soccer tournament, Buffalo Wild Wings is running a few specials, including five traditional wings for $5, that are available for dine-in only during World Cup soccer games.


Jun 22, 2018

New Mango Dragonfruit Starbucks Refreshers Arrives

The new Mango Dragonfruit Starbucks Refreshers arrives as part of the chain's permanent menu and is touted one of their "Instagram-worthy" drinks.


Burger King Tacos Reappear in Los Angeles

It looks like Burger King tacos are back in the Los Angeles market for a limited time at participating locations.


Taco Bell Tests New Mexican Pizza Crunchwrap

Combining two of their signature menu items, Taco Bell is testing the new Mexican Pizza Crunchwrap in the Oklahoma City, OK area.


Krispy Kreme Reveals New Strawberries & Kreme and Banana Pudding Donuts

Citing inspiration from "classic summer desserts," Krispy Kreme reveals two new seasonal donuts this month: the new Strawberries & Kreme Donut and Banana Pudding Donut.


Jun 21, 2018

Auntie Anne's Wants Fans to Pick a Birthday-Inspired Pretzel Flavor

Auntie Anne's is again asking fans to pick a future pretzel flavor in the 2018 Pretzel Nation Creation promotion. This year they want you to vote on a birthday-inspired flavor from a group of ten.


Campbell Celebrates Mickey Mouse's 90th Birthday with Limited Edition Goldfish Crackers and Soup Cans

With Mickey Mouse celebrating his 90th birthday this year Campbell's has partnered with Disney to release new limited-edition Pepperidge Farm Mickey Mouse Goldfish Crackers with limited-edition Mickey-themed Campbell's Soup cans coming later this summer.


El Pollo Loco Adds New Loco Kickin' Dipping Sauces for Chicken

For a limited time, El Pollo Loco has added new dipping sauces for their signature flame-grilled chicken.

They're calling the sauce and chicken combination, "Loco Kickin' Chicken."


Golden Corral Offers 99-Cent Pricing for Kids Every Night

Golden Corral is running a nightly special where kids can get a dinner buffet and a drink for 99 cents with an adult buffet purchase. They're calling it the "99-cent Kids' Night, Every Night."


General Mills Releases New Dippin' Dots Cereal

With summer being a prime time for eating ice cream, General Mills partners with Dippin' Dots to come up with new Dippin' Dots cereal.


Taco Bell Makes Value Play with $2 Duo of a Burrito and Drink

Taco Bell adds more value to the menu with the new $2 Duo deal where you can get a Triple Melt Burrito and a medium cup of Baja Blast (or any other fountain drink) for $2.


Jun 20, 2018

KFC Set to Release New Pickle-Flavored Fried Chicken

KFC plans to release new Pickle Fried Chicken for a very limited-time starting Monday, June 25, 2018 at participating locations nationwide.


$5.99 Carryout, Large, Two-Topping Pizzas at Pizza Hut Through June 24, 2018

Pizza Hut is running a deal where you can get pick up a large two-topping pizza for $5.99 when ordering online.


Reddi-wip Launches Coconut and Almond Whipped Topping Spray Cans

As customers look for more non-dairy options, Reddi-wip debuts new Non-Dairy Coconut and Non-Dairy Almond whipped toppings.


Starbucks' New Mercato Menu Arrives in Los Angeles

This month, Starbucks' new Mercato lunch menu arrives in the Los Angeles area.


Jun 19, 2018

Ben & Jerry's Introduces Phish-Inspired "It's Ice... Cream"

Ben & Jerry's again partners with the band Phish to released new, limited-edition "It's Ice... Cream" ice cream.


Arby's Adds New Coke Float

Arby's introduces the new Coke Float for a limited time to mark the chain's completion of a national switch from PepsiCo to Coca-Cola beverages.


Dunkin' Donuts Sampling Frozen Lemonade on June 21, 2018

Dunkin' Donuts will be giving out free 3.5-oz samples of new Frozen Lemonade at participating locations nationwide on Thursday, June 21, 2018, from 10 AM to 2 PM, while supplies last.


Checkers and Rally's Bring Back Steak-Topped Burgers

Checkers and Rally's put steak-topped burgers back on the menu with the return of the Crispy Mushroom Steak Burger and Philly Cheesesteak Burger for a limited time at participating locations.


Jun 18, 2018

White Castle Offers Summertime Deals on Chicken Rings and Smoothies

Along with bringing back the Strawberry Lemonade Smoothie, White Castle is running a few deals on Chicken Rings and Smoothies this summer.


Review: Costco - Cheeseburger

Costco's Cheeseburger is something they've been working in at least a few locations here in Southern California since last July. A new Costco recently opened nearby and offers the burger so I went to try it.


Post Releases A Number of New Cereals Including New Cold Stone Creamery Cereal

Several new cereals join the Post line up this summer including new Cold Stone Creamery ice cream-flavored cereal under the Post's Malt-O-Meal line of bagged cereals.

The full list of new and returning faces/boxes include:


$4.99 California Classic Double Cheeseburger Combo is Back at Carl's Jr.

Carl's Jr. is once again offering the $4.99 California Classic Double Cheeseburger Combo for a limited time at participating locations.


Lipton Welcomes Summer with Two New Iced Herbal Teas

With summer in full swing, Lipton adds two new iced herbal teas in Strawberry Watermelon and Mango flavors.


Jun 17, 2018

Arnold, Brownberry, and Oroweat Organics Bread Line Rolls Out Nationally

Bimbo Bakeries announces the nationwide launch of their new Organics brand line for their Arnold, Brownberry, and Oroweat brands.


Jun 16, 2018

Review: Starbucks - Serious Strawberry Frappuccino

Starbucks' Serious Strawberry Frappuccino features a blend of a botanical strawberry-infusion blend, milk, and ice poured over a swirl of strawberry puree sauce and then topped with strawberry puree and vanilla whipped cream.


Jun 15, 2018

Taco Bell Adds New $5 Steak Nachos Box

For a limited time, Taco Bell serves up their steak nachos in a box with the arrival of the new $5 Steak Nachos Box.


Boston Market Welcomes New Bourbon Bacon Rotisserie Chicken

Boston Market welcomes new Bourbon Bacon Rotisserie Chicken as part of this year's summer menu.


Burger King Whips Up New Salted Caramel Shake

Burger King debuted the new, limited-time Salted Caramel Shake earlier this month.

It originally came with chopped chocolate and pretzels but it looks like those were recalled for unknown reasons (possibly an undisclosed "may contain nuts" type of issue).


Jun 14, 2018

Taco Bell Releases New Watermelon Freeze Complete with "Seeds"

Celebrating watermelon's status as a summer fruit, Taco Bell releases the new, limited-time Watermelon Freeze complete with candy "seeds" to better mirror the warm weather fruit.


2018 Father's Day Deals and Specials

Here are some fast food and restaurant deals and specials in case you're looking to save a buck while celebrating Father's Day this weekend. You can also check out non-Father's Day-related deals here.


Captain D's Offers Five Meals for Just Under $5 Each

Captain D's aims to offer variety at the $5 value meal price point with the introduction of the 5 Under $5 promotion featuring five meals for $4.99 each.


$1 Sweet Tea at Bojangles' for the Summer

Bojangles' is offering 32-oz cups of their Legendary Iced Tea for $1 as a summertime deal at participating locations.


Jun 13, 2018

Domino's Fixing Potholes to Smooth the Way for Pizza Delivery

Citing the damage a pothole can inflict on a pizza being transported (for delivery or carryout), Domino's hopes to smooth the way literally by helping to fill in and pave over potholes in select cities.


Review: McDonald's Cold Brew Frozen Coffee

McDonald's Cold Brew Frozen Coffee features their cold brew coffee extract frappe base blended with ice.


IHOP Goes "IHOb" to Push New Steakburgers

IHOP is temporarily marketing themselves as IHOb to push the debut of the chain's new Ultimate Steakburgers. The "b" is for "burger" and is lowercase because that's what you get when you flip the "P" in IHOP upside down.


Free Iced Tea at McAlister's on June 21, 2018

McAlister's Deli will be celebrating their annual Free Tea Day on Thursday, June 21, 2018 by giving away free 32-oz cups of iced tea.


Jun 12, 2018

Walmart Introduces Great Value Nickelodeon Slime Sauce

Walmart gets into the colored-ketchup business with the introduction of new Great Value Nickelodeon Slime Sauce (AKA green-colored ketchup).


Panera Launches New Bacon Mac & Cheese for Delivery Only

For a limited time, Panera is whipping up new Bacon Mac & Cheese but only for delivery orders.


Review: Burger King - Crispy Pretzel Chicken Fries

Burger King's Crispy Pretzel Chicken Fries feature fry-shaped white meat chicken coated in a salty pretzel breading seasoned with spices and herbs and then deep-fried.


Sonic Releases New Crispy Tenders and $3.99 Crispy Tender Dinner

Sonic went back to the drawing board with their crispy-fried chicken strips and came up with new Crispy Tenders.


Jack in the Box Offers $4.99 Spicy Chicken Club Combo

Jack in the Box offers up the new $4.99 Spicy Chicken Club Combo for a limited time at participating locations.


Baskin-Robbins Features Caramel Macchiato Ice Cream in June 2018

Baskin-Robbins trots out Caramel Macchiato ice cream for their June 2018 Flavor of the Month.


Jun 11, 2018

Boar's Head Keeps Dark Chocolate Hummus Around Permanently

Boar's Head reveals that their Dark Chocolate Dessert Hummus is now a permanent item. The flavored hummus was originally released last year as a limited-time variety.


Three New Snickers Flavors, Including Espresso, Now in Stores

Snickers has launched three new limited-edition flavors this month collectively dubbed as their "Hunger Bars" as each is meant to correspond to a hunger symptom.


Carl's Jr. Once Again Offers El Diablo Thickburger

Carl's Jr. brings back El Diablo Thickburger for a limited time at participating locations.


Burger King Puts Together New Bacon & Swiss Sourdough King

Burger King debuts another variety of the Sourdough King with the arrival of the new Bacon & Swiss Sourdough King.


Sonic Releases New Snow Cone Slushes Including Pickle Juice Flavor

New Snow Cone Slushes are now available at Sonic for a limited time at participating locations this summer.


Jun 10, 2018

Spicy Korean Q Sauce Returns to Wingstop

Spicy Korean Q returns to Wingstop for a limited time as a flavor/sauce option for the chain's chicken (wings, boneless wings, and tenders).