New Fast Food Menu Items and More
Del Taco Restaurants is expanding its partnership with Beyond Meat 100 percent plant-based protein option in two new protein-packed burritos at its more than 580 locations nationwide.
Since lanching the plant-based burritos in April, Del Taco has sold nearly two million Beyond Tacos and Beyond Avocado Tacos, with close to 100,000 hand-sliced avocados used for the Beyond Avocado Taco alone.
The new non-meat choices are:
Beyond 8 Layer Burrito (with 27 grams of protein): Seasoned Beyond Meat plant-based product layered with slow-cooked beans, tangy guacamole, fresh diced tomatoes, crisp lettuce, hand-grated cheddar cheese, red sauce and sour cream, in a warm flour tortilla.
Epic Beyond Cali Burrito: Seasoned Beyond Meat plant-based crumbles combined with its Crinkle-Cut Fries, cool sour cream, tangy guacamole and handmade pico de gallo salsa in a warm, oversized flour tortilla.
Wendy’s new Made to Crave menu adds ithree new chicken sandwiches to Wendy’s chicken menu: Avocado BLT, S’Awesome Bacon Chicken and Barbecue Chicken.
Avocado BLT: Made with a grilled chicken fillet, a slice of melted muenster cheese, three strips of Applewood smoked bacon, crisp lettuce, greenhouse-grown tomatoes, creamy avocado, lathered in a buttermilk ranch sauce, all in between a warm and fluffy premium bun.
- Purchase the Avocado BLT for $5.99.
S’Awesome Bacon Chicken: Made with a lightly breaded and specially seasoned Homestyle chicken fillet, a slice of melted muenster cheese, three strips of Applewood smoked bacon, iceberg lettuce, greenhouse-grown tomatoes, and of course, Wendy’s Side of S’Awesome™ sauce, all in between a warm and fluffy premium bun.
Purchase the S’Awesome Bacon Chicken Sandwich for $5.49.
Barbecue Chicken: The sandwich is complete with a slice of melted muenster cheese, crispy fried onions, three juicy pickles and a spicy chicken fillet to crank that temperature up a notch. To top it off, it’s smothered in a sweet and smoky Kansas City-style barbecue sauce.
- Purchase the Barbecue Chicken Sandwich for $5.49.
Note – Pricing is recommended by Wendy’s but may vary by location.
Wendy’s® new Made to Crave menu unlocks a whole new world of cheeseburgers with fresh, never frozen beef choices S’Awesome Bacon Cheeseburger, Peppercorn Mushroom Melt and Barbecue Cheeseburger. The new burgers are available daily. Note that prices may vary by location.
S’Awesome Bacon Cheeseburger: The fan-favorite is back, adding Wendy’s twist to the beloved bacon cheeseburger. Made with fresh, never frozen beef, two slices of American cheese, three strips of sizzling Applewood smoked bacon, iceberg lettuce, sweet onions, pickles, and Wendy’s Side of S’Awesome™ sauce lathered in between a warm premium bun.
- Purchase the S’Awesome Bacon Cheeseburger for $5.29.
Peppercorn Mushroom Melt: Also made with crispy fried onions, a slice of natural Asiago cheese and fresh, never frozen beef, it’s topped with a smoked peppercorn aioli, which is made with cracked peppercorn, fresh garlic and has underlying tones of mushrooms, creating a super savory sauce that adds layers of flavor in each bite.
- Purchase the Peppercorn Mushroom Melt for $5.29.
Barbecue Cheeseburger: This choice finds that backyard balance of sweet and heat, with a touch of smoke. The cheeseburger is complete with two slices of American cheese, crispy fried onions, three juicy pickles, and fresh, never frozen beef. To top it off, it’s smothered in a sweet and smoky Kansas City-style barbecue sauce that delivers familiar and comforting flavors
- Purchase the Barbecue Cheeseburger for $4.79.
Dunkin’ introduces New Power Breakfast Sandwich and Energy Cold Brew; Brown Sugar Chipotle Bacon Breakfast Sandwich and Caramel Chocoholic Donut return
To reflect its brand name change last fall from Dunkin’ Donuts to simply Dunkin’, there’s new packaging and signage for donut boxes, MUNCHKINS® donut hole treat boxes, Box O’ Joe®, napkins and more. The packaging is to be in all U.S. shops by the end of January.
New menu items
- New Power Breakfast Sandwich: Available for a limited time, this new, better-for-you sandwich features a veggie egg white omelet with spinach, peppers and onions, turkey sausage and American cheese on a new multigrain sandwich bread topped with seeds and rolled oats. At 370 calories, the Power Breakfast Sandwich has 20 grams of whole grains, 24 grams of protein, and has no artificial flavors or dyes and no high fructose corn syrup.
- New Energy Cold Brew: Dunkin’s signature cold brew coffee with a shot of its freshly brewed espresso brings coffee lovers a new source of power in their cup.
Dunkin’ is also bringing back two favorites introduced in 2018.
The Brown Sugar Chipotle Bacon Breakfast Sandwich offers a double portion of caramelized brown sugar chipotle bacon – made with real brown sugar and chipotle seasonings – along with egg and cheese served on a buttery, flaky croissant.
The Caramel Chocoholic Donut features a classic chocolate donut frosted with caramel icing, sprinkled with semi-sweet chocolate curls and finished with a drizzle of caramel icing.
Dunkin’ recently launched an entirely new handcrafted espresso experience in its restaurants, with new state-of-the-art espresso equipment for optimal espresso bean extraction and a new recipe for a stronger and more robust flavor profile.
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