Aug 31, 2020

Jimmy Dean Launches New Casserole Bites and Delights Breakfast Wraps

Jimmy Dean launches new Casserole Bites and Delights Breakfast Wraps this fall.

Casserole Bites are handheld mini casseroles that heat up in under a minute. They come in three varieties:

Carl's Jr. Adds New A.1. Double Cheeseburger to $2.99 Charbroiled Double Deals

Carl's Jr. adds the new A.1. Double Cheeseburger to the selection of $2.99 Charbroiled Double Deals for a limited time at participating locations.

Dunkin' Partners with Harpoon Brewery for New Pumpkin Beer as well as Donut-Infused Beers

Dunkin' again partners with Harpoon Brewery to release a series of new coffee- and donut-infused beers this fall.

Aug 30, 2020

Pizza Hut Offers "New" $10 Tastemaker Pizza

In an odd bit of marketing, Pizza Hut offers the "new" $10 Tastemaker pizza, which is a large pizza with up to 3 toppings. It's odd because the chain was more recently offering a deal where you could get a large 3-topping pizza for $9.99 without any special name.

Tim Hortons Welcomes Fall 2020 with Pumpkin Spice Beverages, Donuts, and Muffins

Tim Hortons welcomes fall 2020 with the return of their pumpkin spice beverages, donuts, and muffins at participating US locations for a limited time. New this year is the Pumpkin Spice Dream Donut.

Aug 29, 2020

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf's 2020 Seasonal Fall Menu Includes Pumpkin and Maple Latte Beverages

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf welcomes their 2020 seasonal fall menu, which includes the return of Pumpkin and Maple Latte beverages and the introduction of the new Dark Chocolate Chai Tea Latte. They've also brought back their Winter Dream Tea Latte, a holiday menu drink, early this year. The 2020 fall menu also includes a number of new breakfast sandwiches and baked goods.

Here's the full fall line-up:

Aug 28, 2020

Cracker Barrel Adds Several New Kid's Menu Items

Cracker Barrel updates their Kid's Menu with several new dishes, including:

Minecraft Gets Its Own Cereal from Kellogg's

Popular video game Minecraft gets its own cereal courtesy of Kellogg's with the release of new Kellogg's Minecraft Creeper Crunch Cereal.

Qdoba Tests New Mexican Cauliflower Mash

Qdoba is testing new Mexican Cauliflower Mash in 23 restaurants in the Indianapolis area as a low-carb alternative to rice.

Aug 27, 2020

KFC Offers New $5.49 Tenders & Fries Combo

KFC promotes their new Secret Recipe Fries with the new $5.49 Tenders & Fries combo meal.

Church's Goes for Nostalgia with New Go Boxes

Church's Chicken taps into their past with the introduction of new, retro-styled Go Box Family Values meals.

Starbucks Welcomes Back Pumpkin Spice Latte and More for Fall 2020

Starbucks goes with the familiar flavors of pumpkin and caramel for their 2020 seasonal fall menu, which as always is headlined by the return of the Pumpkin Spice Latte.

Here's the full fall line-up at Starbucks for 2020 in the US and Canada:

Aug 26, 2020

Review: El Pollo Loco - Vegan Chickenless Pollo Taco

El Pollo Loco's Vegan Chickenless Pollo Taco features the chain's take on a plant-based chicken alternative, served with lettuce and avocado inside of an artisan corn-and-flour blend tortilla.

Lucky Charms Just Magical Marshmallows Available Nationwide at Select Retailers

Bags of Lucky Charms Marshmallows can be found on sale nationwide at select retailers as "Just Magical Marshmallows" for a limited time, while supplies last.

Carl's Jr. Partners with Nocking Point Wines for Limited-Edition Steakhouse Burger Box

Carl's Jr. collaborates with Nocking Point Wines to introduce a limited-edition Carl’s Jr. x Nocking Point Wines Steakhouse Burger Box to mark the arrival of the new Carl's Jr. Steakhouse Angus Thickburger.

Arby's Assembles New Prime Rib Cheesesteak Sandwiches

Arby's debuts new Prime Rib Cheesesteak sandwiches in two varieties: Classic and Spicy.

Del Monte Debuts New Tropical Mixed Fruit Variety to Boba Snack Line

Del Monte expands the selection for their Bubble Fruit boba snacks with the arrival of new Tropical Mixed Fruit flavor.

Aug 25, 2020

Popeyes Brings Back Banana Pudding Parfait

The Banana Pudding Parfait returns to Popeyes for a limited time.

Papa John's Bakes New Grilled Buffalo Chicken Papadia

Papa John's adds the new Grilled Buffalo Chicken Papadia to the menu for a limited time.

Arby's Will Give You a Free Gyro if You Beat Their New Game (It takes an hour or so...)

For a limited time, Arby's is giving away a coupon good for a free Gyro when you complete their new Greek Gyro Games browser game online. Unfortunately, the marathon-type game appears to take at least an hour to finish if the top scores are any indication.

New Spicy Chicken McNuggets and Chips Ahoy McFlurry Arriving at McDonald's on September 16, 2020

McDonald's is set to welcome new Spicy Chicken McNuggets and the new Chips Ahoy McFlurry for a limited time nationwide at participating restaurants starting September 16, 2020.

Review: Domino's - New Wings (2020)

Domino's recently updated their chicken wing offering to be "new and improved" but haven't really explained how so I thought I'd give them a try to see how they're better. I went with plain, unsauced wings to get the best sense of the chicken itself and went with Hot Buffalo sauce as the included sauce for dipping.

Aug 24, 2020

Sourdough Patty Melt is Back at Jack in the Box

The Sourdough Patty Melt is back at Jack in the Box for a limited time as we hit the tail end of summer. It's featured in a combo meal along with small fries and a small drink starting at $4.99 (varying with location).

Jamba Pumpkin Smash Smoothie Returns Starting September 1, 2020

The Pumpkin Smash Smoothie makes its annual return to Jamba this year starting September 1, 2020.

Little Caesars Reveals New Slices-N-Stix Pizza-Cheesestick Combination

Little Caesars puts together a half-pizza-half-cheesesticks combination on one round pie with the introduction of new Slices-N-Stix.

Domino's Welcomes New Chicken Taco Pizza and Cheeseburger Pizza

Domino's welcomes two new specialty pizzas to the menu--the Chicken Taco Pizza and Cheeseburger Pizza.

Aug 23, 2020

Old El Paso Offers Fusion Tacos with New World Taco Kits

Offering a convenient option for making fusion tacos, Old El Paso now offers three new World Taco Kits, each featuring fusion flavors inspired by the Caribbean, Japan, and Korea, respectively.

Aug 22, 2020

Hardee's Tests New Chicken & Waffle Sandwich, Biscuit Double Cheeseburger, and Extended Breakfast Hours

Hardee's is in the midst of testing several morning concepts in select markets in the US including the new Hand Breaded Chicken & Waffle Sandwich, the Biscuit Double Cheeseburger, and extended breakfast hours.

Aug 21, 2020

Asahi Brings Best-Selling Juroku Cha Bottled Tea to US

Asahi brings their best-selling teas, Juroku Cha (literally "16 tea"), to the US.

Keebler Bakes New Chips Deluxe Birthday Cake Cookies

Keebler adds new Chips Deluxe Birthday Cake cookies to their line of chocolate chip cookies.

Dunkin' Now Offers Oat Milk Nationwide

Dunkin' now offer Planet Oat oat milk as an option nationwide to add to their drinks in place of milk, almond milk, or cream.

Marie Callender's Whips Up New Confetti Birthday Cake Cream Pie and Brownie Cream Pie

Marie Callender's adds two new dessert-inspired varieties to their line of thaw-and-serve cream pies--Confetti Birthday Cake Cream Pie and Chocolate Brownie Cream Pie.

Aug 20, 2020

New Kit Kat Duos Mocha + Chocolate Set to Arrive Starting November 2020

Following the success of Kit Kat Duos Mint + Dark Chocolate, the brand is set to release their second Duos candy bar, new Kit Kat Duos Mocha + Chocolate starting November 2020.

New Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cinnadust Coming Exclusively to Sam's Club Starting September 1, 2020

If for some reason you want to top your cinnamon toast (or any other food) with the flavor of Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cereal, new Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cinnadust seasoning will be arriving exclusively at Sam's Club stores nationwide starting September 1, 2020.

Dunkin' Adds Several New Snack Options for Fall 2020

Dunkin' debuts a trio of new snacking options to the menu for a limited time this fall. They include:

McDonald's Limited-Time Hawaiian Menu in Japan includes a Loco Moco Burger and McGriddles Topped with Caramel and Macadamia Nuts

McDonald's Japan is currently offering a limited-time Hawaiian-themed menu that includes a returning loco moco burger and new "Hawaiian Pancake Caramel & Macadamia Nuts."

Aug 19, 2020

Krispy Kreme to Open New Times Square Flagship Shop on September 15, 2020

Krispy Kreme plans to open their 4,500-square-foot Times Square Flagship Shop on Tuesday, September 15, 2020.

Hi-Chew Partners with Menchie''s for New Hi-Chew Tropical Smoothie

Hi-Chew and Menchie's Frozen Yogurt have joined together to release the new Hi-Chew Tropical Smoothie, which is new Hi-Chew Mango frozen yogurt and new Hi-Chew Passion Fruit frozen yogurt swirled together.

Dairy-Free Key Lime Pie Frozen Dessert Returns to Yogurtland

Yogurtland brings back Dairy-Free Key Lime Pie frozen dessert for a limited time at participating locations as a seasonal nod to this summer.

Review: Taco Bell - Beef Burrito

Taco Bell's Beef Burrito features seasoned beef, nacho cheese sauce, Creamy Jalapeno sauce, and seasoned rice wrapped up in a warm flour tortilla.

Aug 18, 2020

Jack in the Box Brings Back $3 Mini Munchies

Jack in the Box brings back $3 Mini Munchies for a limited time at participating locations chain-wide.

$3 Mini Munchies come in two varieties: the Variety Box or Mozzarella Sticks.

Boston Market Offers $7.99 Half Chicken Individual Meal for a Limited Time

For a limited time, Boston Market is running a deal where you can get a Half Chicken Individual Meal for $7.99.

New SuperPretzel Filled Soft Pretzel Bites Arrive in Stores

J&J Snack Foods Corp. releases new SuperPretzel Filled Soft Pretzel Bites in the frozen food aisle.

Godiva Introduces New Signature Mini Chocolate Bars

Godiva introduces new Signature Mini Chocolate Bars as smaller and shareable renditions of the classic chocolate bar.

KFC Canada Offers Plant-Based KFC Sandwiches Permanently

Up north in Canada, KFC now offers the Plant-Based KFC sandwich as a permanent menu item. The move follows a successful test run last year.

Aug 17, 2020

Applebee's Discounts Burgers to $8.99 for a Limited Time

For a limited time, Applebee's is discounting five of their Handcrafted Burgers to $8.99 at participating locations nationwide.

The deal is good for dine-in, to go, and Applebee's Delivery where available.

The five burgers that you can choose are as follows:

Reese's Classic Donut Earns a Permanent Spot on Krispy Kreme Menu

The results of the "Greataste Reese's Donut of All Time" competition are in and Krispy Kreme has declared the Reese's Classic Donut as the winner and now permanent resident on the Krispy Kreme menu at participating shops across the US.

Taco Bell Tests New "Elevated" White Corn Shell Taco

Describing it as "an elevated experience of the iconic Crunchy Taco," Taco Bell is testing the new Cantina Crispy Melt Taco for a limited time in the Detroit area.

Aug 16, 2020

New Laffy Taffy Laff Bites Arrive at Retailers Nationwide

Offering fruity, chewy taffy with a crunchy, candy-coated shell, new Laffy Taffy Laff Bites arrive on store shelves nationwide.

Aug 15, 2020

Walmart Reveals 2020 Fall and Halloween Great Value Baking Kits

Walmart reveals their Great Value private brand line-up of Halloween- and fall-themed baking kits for 2020, which includes a Ghost Meringue Kit and the requisite spate of pumpkin spice baking mixes.

Here's the full line-up: