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Dec 9, 2019

Tasting: Taco Bell - Lava Burst Hot Chips (Fries)

Taco Bell's Lava Burst Hot Chips (as in "fries") is a limited-time menu item over in Australia. It features seasoned chips (they call fries "chips" in Australia and the United Kingdom) topped with Lava sauce, nacho cheese sauce, sour cream, and jalapeno slices.


Get a Dozen Original Glazed Donuts for $1 When You Buy Any Dozen Donuts at Krispy Kreme on December 12, 2019

Krispy Kreme will be holding their annual "Day of the Dozens" promotion on December 12, 2019. On the day, you can get a dozen Original Glazed Donuts for $1 with the purchase of any dozen donuts.


TCBY Brings Back Peppermint Frozen Yogurt for 2019 Holiday Season

TCBY ("The Country's Best Yogurt") brings back up Peppermint soft serve frozen yogurt and features Mint Chocolate Chunk hand-scooped frozen yogurt for the 2019 holiday season.


Dec 8, 2019

Fudge Mint Cookie is the Newest Ice Cream Flavor From Cold Stone Creamery

Fudge Mint Cookie ice cream is the newest, limited-time flavor from Cold Stone Creamery and is featured in the new Chilly Chocolate Mint Creation and Fudge Merri-mint ice cream cake.


Dec 7, 2019

2019 BrandEating Holiday Gift Guide

If you or someone you know tends to veer towards more fast food or restaurant-themed items, here are a few food brand-related gift ideas for Christmas:


Dec 6, 2019

Review: My/Mo - Cool Peppermint Mochi Ice Cream

My/Mo Cool Peppermint Mochi Ice Cream features balls of peppermint-flavored ice cream with minty bits wrapped in a skin of mochi (they refer to it as "sweet, pillowy dough").


Starbucks Japan Releases New Santa Boot Frappuccino for 2019 Christmas Season

Inspired by "the magic moment of opening up a stocking on Christmas morning," Starbucks Japan releases the new Santa Boots Chocolate Frappuccino for a limited time this holiday season.


Nestle Unveils Plant-Based Ground Beef in New Meatless DiGiorno Pizza and Stouffers Meatless Lasagna

Nestle is set to launch new meatless Digiorno pizza and meatless Stouffer's lasagna, featuring Sweet Earth Awesome Grounds, a plant-based ground beef alternative, starting spring 2020.


Dec 5, 2019

Review: Lay's Grilled Cheese & Tomato Soup-Flavored Potato Chips

Lay's Grilled Cheese & Tomato Soup-flavored Potato Chips are a limited-time item meant to taste like the classic comfort food duo.


Taco Bell Tests Grilled Cheese Burrito in Chattanooga, TN

Offering melted cheese both outside and inside the burrito, Taco Bell's new Grilled Cheese Burrito is testing in Chattanooga, TN for a limited time.


Baskin-Robbins Introduces New Jolly Mint Ice Cream

Baskin-Robbins introduces new Jolly Mint ice cream as the Flavor of the Month for December 2019.


Dairy Queen Whips Up New Peppermint Hot Cocoa Blizzard

Dairy Queen whips up the new Peppermint Hot Cocoa Blizzard as the Blizzard of the Month for December 2019.


Dec 4, 2019

The Arbynator is Back at Select Arby's Restaurants

The Arbynator returns to select Arby's restaurants for a limited time.


Starbucks Reveals New Irish Cream Cold Brew

Starbucks goes cold for the winter in introducing their newest holiday beverage: Irish Cream Cold Brew.


Sonic Grills Up New Biggie Cheese Cheeseburger

Offering double the beef and triple the cheese compared to the Sonic Cheeseburger, Sonic debuts the new Biggie Cheese for a limited time.


P.F. Chang's 2019 Holiday Menu Features New Bao Donuts and More

P.F. Chang's brings new Bao Donuts to the menu for the 2019 holiday season as well as a number of other dishes including ramen and Korean Bulgogi Steak.


McDonald's Launches New Bacon BBQ Burger

McDonald's adds the new Bacon BBQ Burger for a limited time. It joins the Snickerdoodle McFlurry as the newest limited-time menu items from the fast food chain.


Dec 3, 2019

Subway Debuts New Dark Chocolate Cherry Cookie

Subway debuts the new Dark Chocolate Cherry Cookie for a limited time at participating locations nationwide.


Krispy Kreme's 2019 Holiday Donuts Include North Pole-Inspired Donuts and Very-Limited-Time Chocolate Glazed Wonderland Donuts

Krispy Kreme adopts a North Pole theme for this year's trio of holiday donuts available throughout the season and will also be offering the new Chocolate Glazed Wonderland collection for a very short time from December 6 through December 8, 2019 at participating locations.


2019 National Cookie Day Deals and Freebies on December 4, 2019

National Cookie Day is on December 4, 2019 and there are a number of chains known for baking cookies where you can get a free cookie to celebrate, including:


50-Cent Corn Dogs at Sonic on December 4, 2019

Sonic will be running a promotion on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 where you can get corn dogs for 50 cents each at participating locations.


KFC Offering Christmas-Themed Festive Burger with Sage and Onion Stuffing Mayo and Cranberry Dressing in UK

KFC gives their own twist on a Christmas dinner by offering the new Festive Burger, which includes sage and onion stuffing mayo and cranberry dressing, over in the UK for the 2019 holiday season.


Dec 2, 2019

Shake Shack Welcomes 2019 Holiday Shake Line-up

Shake Shack offers a trio of seasonal Holiday Shakes for a limited time through January 5, 2019.

The festive flavors include:


50 Percent Off Menu-Priced Pizzas Ordered Online from Domino's Through December 8, 2019

Framing it as a Cyber Monday deal, Domino's is offering a 50 percent discount of menu-priced pizzas that are ordered online through Sunday, December 8, 2019.

For reference, here are the discounted prices at my local Domino's for some common orders (may vary):


Taco Bell Tests $1 Shredded Chicken Tacos

Taco Bell tests new $1 Shredded Chicken Tacos out in Phoenix, AZ as a possible future value-priced, limited-time menu item.


Jack in the Box Debuts New Chicken Breakfast Jack as Part of Two for $3 Deal

Jack in the Box gives you both the chicken and the egg at a value price with the debut of the new Chicken Breakfast Jack as part of a limited-time two for $3 deal.


Dec 1, 2019

Five Silver-Dollar Pancakes for 50 Cents at Denny's on December 5, 2019

As part of this year's Christmas festivities, Denny's will be offering a stack of five silver dollar buttermilk pancakes for 50 cents on December 5, 2019, from 6 AM to 9 PM nationwide.