Is it fair to say that Sriracha is the new bacon of fast food? From McDonald’s Signature Sriracha burger test to Burger King’s Extra Long Sriracha Cheeseburger, we’ve seen the spicy-sweet sauce come and go on a number of sandwiches over the last year. Wendy’s is the latest to enter the game, introducing a Spicy Sriracha Chicken Sandwich as well as Bacon Sriracha Fries.Since Sriracha on fries is relatively new for mainstream American fast food. I decided to check them out over the new chicken sandwich. The fries are described like this:
The Bacon Sriracha Fries are topped with the delicious combination of Applewood smoked bacon, creamy cheese sauce, shredded cheddar cheese, and a creamy Sriracha aioli
So it’s basically your standard cheese fry plate with the addition of the “Sriracha aioli.” To tell you the truth, I’ve seen the combination before at various Korean fast casual restaurants, which usually use Japanese Kewpie brand mayo and sometimes throw in Kimchi. That said, I’ve never actually tried the combo. … continue reading “Review: Bacon Sriracha Fries from Wendy’s”
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The sriracha trend isn’t finished making the rounds just yet. The latest from Wendy’s is the Spicy Sriracha Chicken Sandwich and Bacon Sriracha Fries. Now available at participating locations:
Wendy’s new Spicy Sriracha Chicken Sandwich features our iconic Spicy Chicken, topped with a one of kind Sriracha Jack Cheese, thick-cut Applewood Smoked Bacon, creamy Sriracha aioli, spring mix, and red onion, all served on a toasted Sriracha-infused bakery-style bun. 670 calories, 2g fiber, 39g protein
The Bacon Sriracha Fries are topped with the delicious combination of Applewood smoked bacon, creamy cheese sauce, shredded cheddar cheese, and a creamy Sriracha aioli. 600 calories, 4g fiber, 14g protein