The Rolo McFlurry Returns to McDonald’s for a Limited Time Only

It’s been about five years since the McDonald’s Rolo McFlurry was available nationally so take advantage this summer as it returns for a limited run.  The Rolo McFlurry features vanilla soft serve combined with caramel an milk chocolate pieces and it’ll be available through early September.  Nutrition-wise you’re looking at 700 calories, 23 grams of fat, 88 grams of sugar, and 14 grams of protein for the regular 12-oz size.

Krispy Kreme Celebrates National Doughnut Day with Free Doughnuts

On Friday, June 2nd, Krispy Kreme is celebrating National Doughnut Day with free doughnuts.  Select one free doughnut from the entire menu – any doughnut, all day long, at participating Krispy Kreme locations.  No purchase necessary. June 2nd only, beginning at regular business hours, while supplies last.

New Bacon Cheddarburger Pizza from Papa John’s

Do you remember when Papa John’s released the Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza?  Here’s our review from early 2015.  Well it’s sorta back, but with one change.  Introducing the Bacon Cheddarburger Pizza from Papa John’s.  The new ingredient to make this a “new” pizza is Wisconsin Cheddar.  This pizza features 100% real beef, mozzarella cheese, the aforementioned Wisconsin Cheddar, fresh cut Roma tomatoes, hickory-smoked bacon, pickles and Papa’s signature burger sauce on hand tossed crust or as a pan pizza.  Priced at $12 on a pan or large crust through June 25th.Also new-ish to the Papa John’s menu are Bacon Cheddarsticks.  Mash-up of these familiar items.  Bacon Cheddarsticks feature fresh dough covered with Special Garlic sauce, toped with hickory-smoked bacon, real cheese made from mozzarella, and cheddar.  Priced at $6.00 for a limited time only.

New Pizza Slider from Arby’s

New at Arby’s is a mix of little and not so little.  Starting off with the new Pizza Slider which features pepperoni, Genoa salami, provolone cheese and roasted garlic marinara on a mini bun.  The Pizza Slider joins the Slider family as option number eight.  I love variety.  One Pizza Slider will set you back 300 calories, 17 grams of fat, 6 grams of saturated fat, 930 milligrams of sodium, 23 grams of carbs, 2 grams of sugar, 1 gram of fiber, and 13 grams of protein.

Arby’s Pizza Slider has the same pepperoni, provolone cheese, genoa salami and roasted garlic marinara that you love on your regular sized pizza, but it’s a slider now. The future is now.

On the not so little front at Arby’s are Half Pound Roast Beef Sandwiches.  Nothing new to report other than these are bigger versions of existing sandwiches.  There’s the Half Pound Roast Beef, the Half Pound Beef ‘n Cheddar, and the Half Pound French Dip.

 

New Color Changing Slushes from Sonic

Sonic has teamed up with the upcoming Transformers: The Last Knight movie to bring us three Color Changing Slushes.  From left to right in the image below there’s the Megatron Slush, the Optimus Prime Slush, and the Bumblebee Slush.

  • Megatron – Our sweet, clear slush with an added layer of grape flavor on top! Stir and watch the color change before your eyes! 220 calories for the small size
  • Optimus Prime – Our famous cherry slush with an added layer of blue raspberry flavor on top! Stir and watch the color change before your eyes!  210 calories for the small size
  • Bumblebee – Our famous orange slush with an added layer of grape flavor on top! Stir and watch the color change before your eyes!  210 calories for the small size

New MTN DEW Spiked Lemonade Freeze from Taco Bell

I know I’m about a week late on this but Naked Chicken Chips aren’t the only new member of the Taco Bell menu.  New MTN DEW Spiked Lemonade Freeze is now available and a part of Taco Bell’s ever-expanding drink line-up.  The new Freeze features a mix of Mountain Dew, lemonade, and prickly pear cactus juice.  The suggested price is $2.49 for the regular 16 ounce size and you can take advantage of getting it for $1 during Happier Hour… 2-5pm.  

Half Price Shakes and Ice Cream Slushes at Sonic on May 25th

On Thursday, May 25th, Sonic will be promoting their Shakes and Ice Cream Slushes for half price.  Offer valid only on May 25th, 2017, at participating SONIC® Drive-In restaurants while supplies last. Limit 5. Tax not included. Add-Ins cost extra. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts.

Free Frozen Dunkin’ Coffee Tasting Friday, May 19

On Friday, May 19, Dunkin’ Donuts will be giving out free samples (3.5-ounce) of their new Frozen Dunkin’ Coffee from 10am-2pm.  At participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants nationwide, while supplies last.

What is Frozen Dunkin’ Coffee?  Frozen Coffee captures the same authentic taste and quality of Dunkin’ Donuts’ Original Blend coffee, now blended frozen. It’s crafted with a special extract featuring 100% Arabica coffee to bring forward the signature flavor of our premium coffee, blended with ice and dairy for a rich, sweet and creamy drink!

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