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May 24, 2020

IHOP Puts Out New Steakburgers & Chicken Sandwiches Family Feast

IHOP puts out the new Steakburgers & Chicken Sandwiches Family Feast as another group meal option meant to feed four people.


May 23, 2020

May 22, 2020

2020 Memorial Day Deals and Specials

Monday, May 25, 2020 is Memorial Day so here are some food deals to help you celebrate:


Chipotle Increases Online Customization Options for Mobile App Ordering

Calling it the "Complete Customization" feature for their app, Chipotle has added the ability to make any ingredient in your order "light," "standard," or "extra" when ordering through the app.


Pizza Hut Giving Away 500,000 Medium Pizzas for Graduates While Supplies Last

Pizza Hut partners with American dairy farmers to give away 500,000 medium, one-topping pizzas online through their Hut Rewards loyalty program to celebrate high school class of 2020 graduates.


May 21, 2020

Review: Jack in the Box - Spicy Popcorn Chicken

Jack in the Box's Spicy Popcorn Chicken features pieces of white-meat chicken that are battered and breaded with a spicy seasoning, and then deep-fried.


Taco Bell Unveils New $10 Nachos Cravings Pack

Taco Bell expands their $10 Cravings Pack options with the arrival of the new, limited-time $10 Nachos Cravings Pack.


Hungry Howie's Offers 51 Percent Off Any Menu-Priced Pizza Ordered Online Through May 25, 2020

Hungry Howie's is offering an online deal where you can get 51 percent off the regular menu price of any pizza for carryout or delivery at participating locations.


Einstein Bros. Introduces New French Toast Chicken Sandwich

Einstein Bros. goes the sweet and savory route with the introduction of the new, limited-time French Toast Chicken sandwich at participating location nationwide.


Mars Welcomes New Twix Cookies & Creme Ice Cream Bars

With summer just around the corner, Mars welcomes new Twix Cookies & Creme Ice Cream Bars to the freezer aisle.


May 20, 2020

Pepsico Launches Pantryshop.com and Snacks.com for Direct-to-Consumer Sales

Pepsico launches two new direct-to-consumer online stores, Snacks.com and Pantryshop.com, as an alternative to going out to pick up snacks or pantry staples.


Taco Bell Pours New Pineapple Whip Freeze

Taco Bell readies for summer with the arrival of the new Pineapple Whip Freeze at participating locations nationwide.


New Smoked Bacon Brisket Burger Lands at Smashburger

Smashburger welcomes the new, limited-time Smoked Bacon Brisket Burger and, to celebrate National Burger Day, will be running a one-day deal on Thursday, May 28, 2020, where you can get one for $1, when you buy one at regular price at participating location across the US.


7-Eleven Debuts Ready-to-Bake Option for Chicken Tenders, Wings, and Taquitos

7-Eleven debuts a ready-to-bake option for a selection of their chicken tenders, wings, and taquitos after adding take-and-bake pizzas earlier this month.


May 19, 2020

Panera Offers $5 Off Online Order of $20 or More Through May 31, 2020 and Revamps Curbside Service

Panera offers a deal good for $5 off of an online order of $20 or more through May 31, 2020. Additionally, they've revamped their curbside service using geofencing so that you can get your food a little faster.


TGI Fridays Puts Together New Loaded Cheese Fry Burger

The latest limited-time burger to grace the TGI Fridays' menu is the new Loaded Cheese Fry Burger, which is so-named because it's basically a burger topped with loaded cheese fries.


Hostess Adds Iced Lemon Cupcakes and Unicorn Cupcakes to Permanent Selection

Hostess makes Iced Lemon Cupcakes and Unicorn Cupcakes a permanent part of their year-round line-up.


May 18, 2020

Order a Whataburger Online and Get One Free Through May 25, 2020

Whataburger is offering an online-only deal where you can get one of their signature Whataburgers for free when you buy one at regular price when you sign up or sign in to your MyWhataburger account and place an order through May 25, 2020 at participating locations.


Spicy Nuggets are Back at Burger King

Spicy Chicken Nuggets are back at Burger King for a limited time at participating locations nationwide.


Applegate Introduces New Line of Organic Blended Burgers and Meatlballs

Targeting "consumers who are mindful of their meat intake and its nutritional, ethical and environmental impact," Applegate introduces their new, "chef-crafted" Well Carved line of organic blended burgers and meatballs.


Pei Wei Whips Up New Spicy Thai Basil Cashew Chicken

Pei Wei whips up new Spicy Thai Basil Cashew Chicken as their latest entree choice.


May 17, 2020

Review: Tastykake - Chocolate Swirls

Tastykake Chocolate Swirls feature "filled pasty rolls with chocolate bits." They're basically a chocolate-filling version of the brand's Pecan Swirls.


May 16, 2020

Halo Top Reveals New Bigger Halo Top Pops in Five Flavors

Halo Top splits up their frozen light ice cream bars into new, bigger Halo Top Pops and smaller Mini Pops.

The bigger Halo Top Pops come in five flavors currently:


May 15, 2020

The Habit Offers New Family Char Meal for $25

The Habit joins the family meal parade by offering the new Family Char Meal for $25.


New Pop-Tarts Frosted Confetti Cake Bites Arrive in Stores

Described by the brand as being "packed with cake flavor and blinged out with edible glitter," new Pop-Tarts Frosted Confetti Cake Bites arrives in stores across the country this month.


May 14, 2020

Review: Kettle Brand - Parmesan Garlic Potato Chips

Kettle Brand's Parmesan Garlic Potato Chips are kettle-cooked and seasoned with a savory combination of Parmesan cheese and garlic.


Free Slider at White Castle on May 15, 2020 with Coupon

May 15, 2020 is National Slider Day and White Castle will be celebrating by giving out a free Slider when you show up at the drive-thru and present a coupon that they put out.


Bomb Pop Releases New Bomb Pop Middles

Bomb Pop brand ice pops releases new Bomb Pop Middles ahead of the 2020 summer.

Featuring a creamy frozen dessert exterior and a gooey center, Bomb Pop Middles arrive in four flavors are launch:


Yasso Launches New Dipped Greek Yogurt Bars

Yasso covers their signature frozen Greek yogurt bars in a chocolaty coating in launching new Dipped Greek Yogurt Bars.

The new line features four varieties at launch:


2020 National Buttermilk Biscuit Day Deals and Promotions

Today, May 14, 2020, is National Buttermilk Biscuit Day and, while there's not a lot going on biscuit-wise, here are two biscuit-related restaurant deals to celebrate:


May 13, 2020

Review: Arby's - Buttermilk Crispy Chicken Sandwich

Arby's Buttermilk Crispy Chicken Sandwich features a buttermilk breaded chicken filet, tomatoes, lettuce, and mayo on a toasted star-cut bun.


Firehouse Subs Introduces New Family Meal Deal for $24

For a limited-time, Firehouse Subs introduces the new Family Meal Deal for $24 at participating locations across the US.


Free "Graduate Dozen" Donuts from Krispy Kreme on May 19 for Graduating High School and College Seniors

As a bit of a consolation to high school and college seniors with canceled graduation ceremonies this year, Krispy Kreme will be giving out free "Graduate Dozen" donuts to any high school or college senior who visits on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 with proof of their senior status.


May 12, 2020

Ben & Jerry's Adds New Netflix-Themed "Chip Happens" Ice Cream Flavor

Ben & Jerry's adds a second Netflix-themed ice cream flavor with the arrival of new, limited-time Chip Happens.


Dickey's Whips Up Six New Barbecue Sandwiches

Dickey's Barbecue Pit whips up six new, limited-time barbecue sandwiches this month including the Brisket Double Cheese Sandwich, which pairs mac n' cheese with chopped brisket.


Chick-fil-A Debuts New Chicken Parmesan Meal Kit

Chick-fil-A debuts a new Chicken Parmesan Meal Kit as an option for "a homemade meal in 25 minutes or less for two (very hungry) adults" that you can pick up at participating locations nationwide.


May 11, 2020

Wendy's Offers Two for $5 Chicken Mix-and-Match Deal

For a limited time, Wendy's offers a two for $5 mix-and-match deal featuring a number of chicken menu items.


Shake Shack Reveals How to Make Their Cheese Sauce at Home

Shake Shack recently revealed how to make their cheese sauce at home in a video by Mark Rosati, their culinary director, which you can find on their Facebook and Twitter pages.

I wrote down / paraphrased the recipe below for reference. Just a few notes:


McDonald's National Mobile App Deals Through June 28, 2020 Include 99-Cent Coffee and Free Medium Fries with Purchase on Fridays

McDonald's latest round of mobile app deals, which are good through June 28, 2020 at participating locations nationwide, include their long-running 99-cent hot or iced coffee deal as well as free medium fries with $1 or more purchase on Fridays.

Here's the list of current national McDonald's app deals:


May 10, 2020

Enlightened Reveals New Fruit Infusions Frozen Fruit Bars

Calling them the "first-ever functional frozen fruit bars," Enlightened reveals new Fruit Infusions.


May 9, 2020

Wendy's Updates $5 Biggie Bag Deal with More Crispy-Fried Chicken

Wendy's $5 Crispy Chicken Biggie Bag
Wendy's updates their $5 Biggie Bag Deal and replaces the Bacon Double Stack with the cheaper Crispy Chicken Sandwich but looks to make up the difference by throwing in six more chicken nuggets.


May 8, 2020

2020 Mother's Day Deals, Specials, and Promotions

Mother's Day is coming up on Sunday, May 10, 2020 so here are some food-related deals, specials, and promotions to help you celebrate:


Wingstop Releases New All-In Bundle for $19.99

For a limited time, Wingstop releases the new All-In Bundle for $19.99 at participating locations nationwide.


Dunkin' Returns Butter Pecan Coffee Flavor for a Limited Time

The flavor of Butter Pecan is back at Dunkin' for a limited time at participating locations nationwide. Dunkin's Butter Pecan features a combination of butter roasted pecan and sweet cream flavors.


May 7, 2020

Arby's Launches New Chicken Cheddar Ranch Sandwich as Part of Two for $6 Deal

Arby's launches the new, limited-time Chicken Cheddar Ranch Sandwich as part of their two for $6 deal.


Auntie Anne's Selling Do-It-Yourself At-Home Pretzel Kits Online

With many Auntie Anne's shops temporarily shuttered with mall closures, the soft pretzel chain offers up DIY At-Home Pretzel Kits for sale online, while supplies last.


Wienerschnitzel Introduces New Froot Loops Dipped Cones and Shakes

Wienerschnitzel aims to capture the flavor of the fruity milk left over when you eat a bowl of Froot Loops cereal with the introduction of new Froot Loops Dipped Cones and Froot Loops Shakes.


May 6, 2020

Purple Pepper Sauce is Back at Church's Chicken for a Limited Time

Purple Pepper Sauce is back at Church's Chicken for a limited time at participating locations, while supplies last.


Chipotle Adds Five New Lifestyle Bowls

Chipotle adds five new Lifestyle Bowls that are inspired by wellness experts (their "go-to" orders according to the chain). Lifestyle Bowls are basically pre-configured recipes for the Chipotle's Burritos Bowls.


Dunkin' Toasts New Croissant Stuffers at Select Locations

Dunkin' adds a new savory option to the menu with the debut of new Croissant Stuffers at select locations.