Earlier this year, there was the
STRAW, McDonald’s re-engineered straw designed to deliver equal parts of its Chocolate Shamrock shake to a consumers’ tastebuds.
Now McDonald’s has developed the FRORK, described in an in
fauxmercial as an “unnecessarily superfluous quasi-utensil.”
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Thursday (April 27) is
Dining Out For Life, an event during which restaurants give a portion of proceeds, or a flat amount, to AIDS service organizations.
In years past, that generally meant driving out to the Coachella Valley, where you could find many restaurants which were participating in the fundraiser. Not so any more.
While there are still many restaurants in the Coachella Valley that are involved (and helping support
Desert AIDS Project), several local restaurants have signed on to help support the cause.
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“Every once in a while, along comes something so revolutionary it changes everything. This…is not that, but it’s close.”
McDonald’s created a furor by offering giveaways of its Big Mac Special Sauce. Now it’s taking aim at dessert fans.
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Jack in the Box doubled — make that tripled — down on hoping the bacon craze is still sizzling.
Today (January 26), the San Diego-based fast food chain announced a new limited-time burger: The Triple Bacon Buttery Jack.
The burger features bacon slices, bacon mayonnaise and bacon butter.
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Not to incite panic, but there’s a little more than a week left until Christmas. Have you finished your gift list?
No? You’re in luck.
Many restaurants — from fast food chains to local independents — are giving bonuses with the purchase of gift cards.
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Every year, restaurants roll out the red carpet for veterans and active duty military in honor of Veterans Day, offering free and discounted meals. Here’s a look at what’s being offered this year.
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Good news for McGriddle and biscuit fans: McDonald’s has expanded its all-day breakfast offerings.
In addition to English muffin sandwiches, diners can now choose biscuit sandwiches or McGriddles any time of day.
Which, precisely, is why our excitement for McDonald’s initial all-day breakfast offering was tempered: You couldn’t get their full breakfast menu any time. And, bizarrely, you still can’t.
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Timed seemingly to the minute when
McDonald’s began rolling out its expanded All-Day Breakfast menu across Southern California, Jack in the Box today announced the availability of its Brunchfast menu across the entire chain.
The fast food chain
had been testing the menu earlier this year in about 20 locations throughout Riverside County.
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Fall has officially begun…and not just because today (September 22) is the autumnal equinox.
It’s the first day for sales of
Baker’s Drive-Thru’s Safe Halloween coupon books!
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