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Nov 26, 2021

Krispy Kreme Welcomes 2021 Holiday Donuts

Krispy Kreme welcomes the "Let It Snow" collection as their holiday donuts for 2021.

Nov 25, 2021

Review: Mountain Dew Gingerbread Snap'd Soda

Mountain Dew (stylized as "Mtn Dew") Gingerbread Snap'd soda is described on the bottle as "Dew with a blast of artificial gingerbread flavor").

Nov 24, 2021

Triple Treat Box Returns to Pizza Hut for 2021 Holiday Season

The Triple Treat Box returns to Pizza Hut for the 2021 holiday season at participating locations nationwide, while supplies last.

General Mills Adds New CinnaGraham Toast Crunch and 7 More Cereals to Round Out 2021

General Mills adds new CinnaGraham Toast Crunch cereal and 7 more new varieties of cereal to round out 2021.

New Plant-Based Impossible Meatballs Roll Into the Frozen Food Aisle

New plant-based Impossible Meatballs roll into the frozen food aisle at Walmart stores starting this month with a wider release at other retailers to come later this year.

McDonald's Serves Up New Tempura Shrimp Burgers in Taiwan

McDonald's serves up new Tempura Shrimp Burgers as a limited-time premium burger offering over in Taiwan that features one or two pieces of deep-fried shrimp tempura in each burger.

Mod Pizza Offers New Modness Meal with Charity Component

Mod Pizza debuts the new Modness Meal as a limited-time combo meal with a charity component, where $1 from the sale of the meal will go to benefit Feeding America, a non-profit which runs over 200 food banks across the US.

Nov 23, 2021

California Pizza Kitchen Brings Back Jamaican Jerk Chicken Pizza and Santa Fe Chicken Pizza

California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) brings back the Jamaican Jerk Chicken Pizza and Sante Fe Chicken Pizza for a limited time nationwide.

Sour Patch Kids Holiday Coal Candy Arrives for 2021 Holiday Season

Limited-time Sour Patch Kids Holiday Coal gummy candies arrive on store shelves for the 2021 holiday season.

The black raspberry-flavored, coal-shaped sour gummies are also black in color.


Frosty Key Tags Good for Free Jr. Frosty with Purchase for a Whole Year are Back at Wendy's for Winter 2021

Frosty Key Tags are back for purchase at Wendy's for winter 2021. Each key tag costs $2 and can be used to get you a free Jr. Frosty with any purchase from now through the end of 2022 at participating Wendy's restaurants nationwide.

Popeyes Adds New Chocolate Chip Cookies to Dessert Menu

Popeyes adds new Chocolate Chip Cookies to their dessert selection.

2021 Black Friday / Cyber Monday Deals, Promotions, and Freebies

With Thanksgiving this week, which means that Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals are on deck. Here are some 2021 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, promotion, and freebies to help you save on your holiday shopping.

Nov 22, 2021

Hardee's Tests Brisket Menu in Nashville

Hardee's is testing a line-up of Smoked Brisket menu items currently at select locations in Nashville, TN.

Tamales Return to Del Taco for 2021 Holiday Season

Tamales make their annual return to the Del Taco menu for the 2021 holiday season.

Long John Silver's Tops Mac & Cheese with Crumblies

Long John Silver's brings back Mac & Cheese for a limited time and, this time around, you'll find the cheesy side topped with Crumblies.

Crumbl Cookies Launches Cranberry White Chip Cookie for Thanksgiving Week Only

Crumbl Cookies partners with Ocean Spray to launch the new, limited-edition Cranberry White Chip Cookie featuring Ocean Spray for Thanksgiving week only.

Little Caesars Bakes New Quattro Deep Dish Pizza in Canada

Little Caesars bakes the new Quattro Deep Dish Pizza, which features four quadrants of different toppings, in Canada.

The Quattro Deep Dish Pizza offers the following four topping combinations (two slices each):


Nov 21, 2021

Review: Krispy Kreme - 2021 Thanksgiving Collection Donuts

Krispy Kreme's 2021 Thanksgiving Collection of donuts includes four donuts: the Pecan Pie Donut, Cranberry Orange Donut, Dutch Apple Pie, and The Gobbler Donut.

Nov 20, 2021

Gingerbread Oreos Return for 2021 Holiday Season

Gingerbread Oreo cookies are back on store shelves for a limited time for the 2021 holiday season.

Nov 19, 2021

Taco Bell Tests New Crispy Dipping Flautas in Oklahoma City

Taco Bell tests new Crispy Dipping Flautas for a limited time at participating locations in the Oklahoma City area.

Popeyes Bakes New Homestyle Mac & Cheese

Popeyes launches new Homestyle Mac & Cheese as a new side option that's available now nationwide.

Applegate Releases New Spicy Chicken Bites and Spicy Chicken Tenders

Applegate releases new Spicy Chicken Breast Bites and Spicy Breaded Chicken Tenders to add some heat to their Naturals Breaded Chicken line.

Chuck E. Cheese Introduces New Churro Frost Bites and Winter Iced Brownie

Chuck E. Cheese introduces two new desserts for winter 2021: Churro Frost Bites and the Winter Iced Brownie.

Caramel Brownie Cookie is Back at Subway for a Limited Time

The Caramel Brownie Cookie makes a limited time return to the Subway menu at participating locations nationwide.

Nov 18, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Card Deals and Specials

For those who like to get something free for themselves while getting a holiday gift for someone else, I've put together a list of 2021 holiday gift card deals and specials.

Smashburger Blends Peppermint Hot Chocolate Shake and Gingerbread Holiday Shake

Smashburger blends two limited-time shakes for the 2021 holiday season: the Peppermint Hot Chocolate Shake and the Gingerbread Holiday Shake.

Italian Original Chicken Sandwich Returns to Burger King

The Italian Original Chicken Sandwich returns to Burger King for a limited time at participating restaurants.

Smoothie King Pours New Immune Builder Orange Smoothie

With the winter flu season arriving, Smoothie King adds the new Immune Builder Orange Smoothie to the menu for a limited time through the holiday season nationwide.

Outback Steakhouse Offers New Espresso Butter-Topped Steak and More

Outback Steakhouse offers the new option to get one of their steaks topped with Espresso Butter as part of their latest round of limited-time menu items.

The chain describes the new Espresso Butter option as "rich and bold." Other limited-time menu items at Outback this winter include:


Nov 17, 2021

Hormel Puts New Bacon-Scented, Bacon-Patterned Wrapping Paper Up for Grabs Through November 26, 2021

This holiday season, Hormel  introduces new limited-edition Black Label Bacon wrapping paper featuring the a bacon weave pattern paired with the scent of Black Label Bacon in every sheet. You can't buy the bacon-themed wrapping paper however as they're only giving it away via a sweepstakes that runs through Friday, November 26, 2021 (i.e. Black Friday).

Auntie Anne's Rolls Out Snowball Nuggets and Peppermint Chocolate Frost for 2021 Holiday Season

Auntie's Anne's brings back Snowball Nuggets for the 2021 holiday season. Also available for the festive season is Peppermint Chocolate Frost.

Buitoni Debuts New Ravioli Filled with Impossible Plant-Based Meat

Buitoni partners with Impossible Foods to debut new Buitoni Ravioli with Impossible Beef and Buitoni Ravioli with Impossible Italian Sausage.

Free Reusable Red Holiday Cup From Starbucks When You Order a Holiday Drink on November 18, 2021

Starbucks will be giving away a free reusable red holiday cup with the purchase of a handcrafted holiday or fall beverage at participating US locations on November 18, 2021, while supplies last.

Get a 63-Cent Egg McMuffin in the McDonald's App During Breakfast on November 18, 2021

Celebrating 50 years of serving the Egg McMuffin, McDonald's will be offering the Egg McMuffin for throwback price of 63 cents through a deal in the McDonald's app during breakfast hours on Thursday, November 18, 2021.

Nov 16, 2021

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams Releases 2021 Holiday Flavors

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams releases five festive ice cream flavors for the 2021 holiday season. They include:

Checkers & Rally's Launch New Garlic & Butter Bacon Buford

Checkers & Rally's launch the new Garlic & Butter Bacon Buford as the latest limited-edition variant of their signature premium burger, the Buford.

KFC Introduces New "Quick Pick-Up" as Faster Alternative to Drive-Thru

Faced with increasing drive-thru wait times, KFC introduces new Quick Pick-Up as a faster way to get your order versus the drive-thru at participating locations in the US.

The way KFC's Quick Pick-Up works is:


New Holiday Spice Cold Brew Oat Latte Anchors Peet's 2021 Holiday Menu

Peet's Coffee whips up the new plant-based Holiday Spice Cold Brew Oat Latte was part of their 2021 holiday menu.

Review: Taco Bell - Spicy Double Steak Grilled Cheese Burrito

Taco Bell's Spicy Double Steak Grilled Cheese Burrito features a double portion of both marinated steak and seasoned rice, plus crunchy red tortilla strips, Creamy Chipotle sauce, warm nacho cheese sauce, reduced-fat sour cream, and three-cheese blend (cheddar, mozzarella and pepper jack) wrapped up in a warm flour tortilla, topped with three-cheese blend and a few slices of pickled jalapeno, and then grill-pressed.


Nov 15, 2021

Hostess Brings Back Mint Chocolate Twinkies and More for 2021 Holiday Season

Hostess Mint Chocolate Twinkies make it back onto store shelves nationwide for the 2021 holiday season along with a number of other festive limited-edition snacks.

Applebee's Welcomes New Cheetos Wings and Cheese Bites in Both Original and Flamin' Hot Flavors

Applebee's welcomes new Cheetos Wings and Cheetos Cheese Bites for a limited time in both original and Flamin' Hot Cheetos varieties.

Deep Dish Pizzas Return to Cicis

Deep Dish Pizza makes it back onto the menu at Cicis, where it can be found at the buffet as well as for takeout and delivery.

Wienerschnitzel Whips Up New Apple Jacks Dipped Cone & Shake

Wienerschnitzel aims for Saturday morning, cereal-eating nostalgia with the arrival of new Apple Jacks Dipped Cones and Apple Jacks Shakes.

Ferrara Puts Out New Brach's Funfetti and Wintergreen Candy Canes

Ferrara adds two new holiday candy canes to this year's selection with the arrival of new Brach's Funfetti Candy Canes and Wintergreen Candy Canes.

BurgerFi Introduces New Maple Bacon Shake

BurgerFi introduces the new, limited-time Maple Bacon Shake and are featuring it in the Ultimate Bacon Bash meal.

Nov 14, 2021

The Coffee Bean Offers New Peppermint Mocha Crumble Ice Blended and More in 2021 Holiday Menu

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf serves up the new Peppermint Mocha Crumble Ice Blended as part of the 2021 holiday menu.

Qdoba Tests New Mac & Queso

Qdoba tests new Mac & Queso in 188 restaurants across the US and Canada.

Qdoba's new Mac & Queso combines their signature 3-cheese Queso and cavatappi pasta. It can be ordered as a Create-Your-Own bowl, side dish, or kids meal. You can also have it added to your bowl or burrito.


Nov 13, 2021

Mars Rolls Out New M&M's White Chocolate Pretzel Snowballs

Mars Wrigley rolls out new M&M's White Chocolate Pretzel Snowballs as a limited-time, seasonal flavor for the 2021 holidays.

Shake Shack's 2021 Holiday Shakes Include New Sugar Plum Fairy Shake and More

Shake Shack serves up a trio of shakes for the 2021 holiday season, including the new Sugar Plum Fairy Shake.

Nov 12, 2021

Arby's Serves Up New Poutine Dip Sandwich in Canada

Arby's Canada gives the French Dip sandwich a Canadian twist with the limited-time release of the new Poutine Dip sandwich.