The Loaded Italian (review) is back on the menu at Arby’s along with a newcomer… the Italian Meatball sub. The Italian Meatball sub is made with four premium Italian meatballs, roasted garlic marinara, melted provolone cheese and a toasted sub roll. Nutrition-wise you’re looking at 820 calories, 47 grams of fat (20 saturated), 115 milligrams of cholesterol, 2260 milligrams of sodium, 57 grams of carbs, 4 grams of fiber, 7 grams of sugar, and 39 grams of protein.
Baskin-Robbins celebrates months that have 31 days with a promo on the 31st day. On Sunday, July 31st, scoops of ice cream are $1.31. Scoop offer good on every size scoop. Waffle cones and toppings are extra. Participation may vary.
On Saturday, August 6th, A&W Restaurants will be celebrating National Root Beer Float Day with a freebie. From 2pm-close get the signature A&W Root Beer and vanilla soft serve in a classic A&W frosty mug for free. Available at any A&W location.
Check out what GrubGrade reader Scot found at a Burger King in Irondequoit, New York… the new Chicken Fries Dog. Priced at $2.29, the Chicken Fries Dog features an oversized Chicken Fry in a hot dog bun and topped with BBQ sauce. So basically it’s a chicken sandwich with a new shape. Let us know if you come across the new Chicken Fries Dog at your local BK.
Dairy Queen is celebrating Miracle Treat Day today where $1 or more from every Blizzard Treat purchased at participating locations will be donated to your local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. This month’s featured Blizzard is the new M&M Peanut Butter Monster Cookie Blizzard. For more information about Miracle Treat Day, visit MiracleTreatDay.com.
Here’s a glimpse at something new at Taco Bell found by GrubGrade reader Lindsay in Ohio. It’s the new Loaded Taco Burrito which features seasoned beef, lettuce, shredded cheese, sour cream, tomatoes and Fiery Fritos wrapped in a tortilla. Add an ingredient or take away an ingredient from any existing Taco Bell item and you’ve got “new”. Priced at $1.00.
In episode 82 of The Nosh Show we discuss deep fried Twinkies, something new from Domino’s, and new Lay’s flavors. We also discuss yet another new Oreo flavor. Subscribe to The Nosh Show on iTunes or Stitcher. Follow the show on Twitter and like us on Facebook. Thanks for listening!
Thanks to GrubGrade reader Eric for news that a KFC in New Castle, PA is offering a new item called Georgia Gold Honey Mustard BBQ Chicken. No details available at the moment, but let us know if you find it at your local KFC.