Jul 31, 2020

Review: Saffron Road - Chicken Tikka Masala

Saffron Road's Chicken Tikka Masala features "roasted white meat chicken simmered with Tandoori spices in a robust, creamy tomato sauce" served with Basmati rice.

Panera Offers New Panera Duets Starting at $5.99

Panera hits the value track with the arrival of new, online-only Panera Duets with prices starting at $5.99 (varies with location; they're $6.99 here in Los Angeles).

New Coca-Cola with Coffee Coming January 2021

New Coca-Cola with Coffee pairs two of America's favorite caffeinated beverages in one slim can and is slated to arrive on store shelves nationwide in January 2021.

Jul 30, 2020

Krispy Kreme - "Greataste Reese's Donut of All Time" Comparison

Krispy Kreme has brought back a trio of the Reese's donuts that they've offered in recent years to vie for a spot on the permanent menu and I was able to try and compare all three.

2020 National Avocado Day Deals and Specials

National Avocado Day means free guacamole at several fast food chains (and a free avocado half at one particular chain). Here are some deals to help you celebrate on July 31, 2020:

$2 Chocolate Glazed Dozen Donuts with the Purchase of Any Dozen at Krispy Kreme on July 31, 2020

Krispy Kreme celebrates two years of fresh Chocolate Glazed Donuts on Fridays by offering a dozen Chocolate Glazed Donuts for $2 with the purchase of any dozen donuts on Friday, July 31, 2020.

Pillsbury Now Making Their Cookie and Brownie Doughs Safe to Eat Raw

Pillsbury is in the midst of changing their line of refrigerated cookie and brownie doughs so that they're safe to eat raw.

Jul 29, 2020

Review: Subway - BBQ Rib Sandwich

Subway's BBQ Rib sandwich features rib-shaped pork patties topped with sweet BBQ sauce, lettuce, onions, and pickles on Italian bread.

Post Unveils New Dunkin' Coffee-Flavored Cereals

Declaring that you can now "have your coffee and eat it too," Post partners with Dunkin' to unveil two new cereals made with Dunkin' coffee.

Jul 28, 2020

Denny's Offers Free Delivery Through End of 2020 for Rewards Members Who Place an Order Before August 9, 2020

Denny's offers free delivery once a week through the end of 2020 for all Denny's Rewards members who place a delivery order on the Denny's on Demand platform by August 9, 2020 at participating locations.

Del Taco to Debut New Crispy Chicken Starting July 30, 2020

Del Taco is set to debut new Crispy Chicken chain-wide starting Thursday, July 30, 2020. The chicken will be available as part of a taco or burrito as well as strips served with a side of fries.

Here are the details on the new menu items featuring new Crispy Chicken:

New Beer Battered Fish Sandwich Arrives at Arby's

In a change from previous years, Arby's offers a new fish sandwich for the summer with the arrival of the Beer Battered Fish sandwich.

2020 National Chicken Wing Day Deals and Specials

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 is National Chicken Wing Day and here are some deals and specials to help you celebrate:

Jul 27, 2020

Taco Bell Tests New Loyalty Rewards Program

Taco Bell has begun testing the beta version of their new loyalty rewards program nationally.

Taco Bell Rewards is only accessible through the app when you're signed into your Taco Bell account.

Arby's Adds Beef Back to Two for $6 Deal

After going with mostly chicken options when beef was in shorter supply, Arby's adds beef sandwiches back in the latest update to their Two for $6 Everyday Value deal.

The current selection includes:

TGI Fridays Welcomes New Stout Irish Cream Cake with Guinness Glaze to Dessert Menu

TGI Fridays welcomes the new Stout Irish Cream Cake to their dessert menu.

Jul 26, 2020

Nerds Coming Soon in New Gummy Clusters

Looking a bit like rainbow-colored asteroids, new Nerds Gummy Clusters pairs the crunch of Nerds candies with a fruity gummies. Specifically, a gummy core is surrounded by mini Nerds in a rainbow of colors.

Jul 25, 2020

Nestle Reveals New Pure Life Fruity Water

Nestle reveals new Pure Life Fruity Water as a new flavored water line meant for children.

Jul 24, 2020

Review: DiGiorno - Four Cheese Croissant Crust Pizza

DiGiorno's Four Cheese Croissant Crust Pizza features a "flaky and buttery" layered crust topped with mozzarella, parmesan, romano, and asiago cheeses.

Burger King Updates Two for $5 Mix-and-Match Deal to Include Chicken Fries

As part of a Christmas in July promotion, Burger King updates their two for $5 mix-and-match deal to include an order of Chicken Fries.

Tree Top Introduces New Fruit+Water Pouches

Offering what is basically a half-and-half blend of fruit juice and water, Tree Top introduces new Fruit+Water Pouches for kids (or rather their parent(s) who would like them to drink less sugar).

Reese's Donuts Return to Krispy Kreme to Vie for a Permanent Menu Spot

A trio of Reese's donuts are back at Krispy Kreme for a limited time and competing to see which will earn a permanent spot on the Krispy Kreme menu.

The "Greataste Reese's Donut of All Time" line-up includes:

Jul 23, 2020

Free Guacamole with Any Purchase at Del Taco on July 24, 2020, 10 AM to 10 PM

Del Taco will be turning their drive-thrus to "Guac-Thrus" on Friday, July 24, 2020, to celebrate National Drive-Thru Day and will be giving out free guacamole with any purchase from 10 AM to 10 PM.

Review: Maruchan Gold Soy Sauce Instant Ramen

Maruchan Gold Soy Sauce instant ramen features the brand's take on craft instant ramen noodles in a soy sauce-based broth.

Pillsbury Rolls Out New Cornbread Swirls

Calling it the "easiest way to home baked cornbread," Pillsbury offers new Cornbread Swirls., which are cornbread shaped like a cinnamon roll.

Jul 22, 2020

Starkist Releases New Starkist Creations Microwavables

Starkist releases new Starkist Creations Microwavables as a quick and easy way to get your tuna fix.

General Mills 2020 Summer Cereal Line-Up Includes Minions Cereal, Cocoa Puffs Brownie Crunch, and Lucky Charms Honey Clovers

General Mills has put out three cereals for summer 2020, including new Minions: The Rise of Gru Cereal, returning Cocoa Puffs Brownie Crunch, and new Lucky Charms Honey Clovers.

Free Tea Day at McAlister's Deli on July 23, 2020

McAlister's Deli will be holding their annual Free Tea Day on Thursday, July 23, 2020, which marks the 12th year that they've been giving away the freebie.

Smashburger Whips Up New Coffee Lineup Featuring The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Smashburger introduces a new coffee lineup, featuring coffee from The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, that includes cold brew coffee and coffee shakes. Additionally, they'll be celebrating National Coffee Milkshake Day on Sunday, July 26, 2020 by offering their coffee shakes for $3 each.

Jul 21, 2020

Chick-fil-A Expands Family Meals to Most Locations Nationwide

Chick-fil-A expands their Build Your Own Family Meals to all locations nationwide except for licensed locations (i.e. those found in airports, arenas, etc).

Wendy's Reveals New Wendy's Rewards Loyalty Program

Wendy's launches their new "Wendy's Rewards" Loyalty Program nationwide. The programs lets you earn points when you buy Wendy's food and drinks, which can then be redeemed for free menu items.

2020 National Hot Dog Day Deals and Specials

National Hot Dog Day falls on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 this year. Here are some hot dog spots where you can score a free hot dog or a hot dog deal to help celebrate:

Chipotle Adds New Organic Lemonades, Agua Frescas, and Tea to Drink Menu

Chipotle partners with Tractor Beverage Co. to offer new, certified organic lemonades, agua frescas, and tea at participating locations nationwide.

Jul 20, 2020

New Tiger Tail Twinkies Arrive Exclusively at Walmart

New Hostess Tiger Tail Twinkies arrive exclusively at Walmart starting this week.

Taco Bell Gets Rid of Potato Bites, Beefy Fritos Burritos, and More Starting August 13, 2020

Taco Bell is set to streamline their menu starting August 13, 2020 as the pandemic continues. On the day, Taco Bell will stop offering crispy potato bites (and all associated menu items) as well as a number of other menu items including Loaded Grillers, the 7-Layer Burrito, and the Beefy Fritos Burrito.

Here's the full list of items that will be leaving the menu:

Domino's Introduces $7.99 10-Piece Chicken Wings Carryout Deal

Domino's expands their $7.99 carryout deal to include 10-piece orders of traditional wings or boneless chicken.

Jul 19, 2020

Popeyes Tests New BBQ Bacon Cheddar Chicken Sandwich

Popeyes looks into adding more variety to their popular Chicken Sandwich with a test of the new BBQ Bacon Cheddar Chicken Sandwich at select locations in the Denver, Colorado area.

Jul 18, 2020

Fairlife Reveals New Line of Light Ice Cream

Fairlife partners with Boardwalk Frozen Treats to release new Fairlife Light Ice Cream at select grocery retailers.

Jul 17, 2020

Review: Hostess - S'mores Cupcakes

Hostess S'mores Cupcakes feature graham cracker-flavored yellow cake with toasted marshmallow-flavored creme, topped with chocolate icing.

Subway Launches New BBQ Rib Sandwich

Subway welcomes the new BBQ Rib sandwich to the menu at participating locations nationwide.

McDonald's Pouring Lemonade Espresso in Poland

McDonald's is serving Lemonade Espresso over in Poland this summer.

KFC Beyond Fried Chicken Coming to Select Locations in Southern California

Calling it an "exclusive sneak peek," KFC is bringing Beyond Fried Chicken to over 50 select restaurants in the Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego areas starting Monday, July 20, 2020, while supplies last.

Jul 16, 2020

Haagen-Dazs Celebrates with Limited-Edition Birthday Cake Ice Cream

Haagen-Dazs celebrates 60 years with new Birthday Cake ice cream available exclusively at their ice cream shop locations.

Get Free Original Glazed Donuts Dozen with the Purchase of Any Dozen Donuts from Krispy Kreme on July 17, 2020

Krispy Kreme celebrates 83 years of business by offering a free Original Glazed dozen with the purchase of any dozen donuts at participating shops across the US on Friday, July 17, 2020. Additionally, the chain will be offering extended Hot Light hours (when they will be making fresh donuts).

Einstein Bros. Tests New Beyond Sausage Spicy Sunrise at Three Denver Locations

Einstein Bros. tests the new Beyond Sausage Spicy Sunrise sandwich as a vegetarian breakfast sandwich option at three locations in the Denver area.

Free Maple Bacon Chicken Croissant From Wendy's with Any In-App Purchase

For a limited time this summer, Wendy's is offering a free Maple Bacon Chicken Croissant with any purchase in their mobile app.