Taco Bell’s New Cheesy Core Burritos

New Cheesy Core Burritos from Taco Bell are now available.  If you remember back in March we brought you news of this item when it was in its test market phase.  core burrito

There are two versions of Cheesy Core Burritos, the Spicy Cheesy Core Burrito and the Crunchy Cheesy Core Burrito.  The Spicy Cheese Core Burrito features seasoned beef, premium latin rice, reduced fat sour cream, jalapeno peppers, red sauce, a 3-cheese blend, and nacho cheese sauce.  It’s estimated to be between 540 and 570 calories.  The Crunchy Cheese Core Burrito features seasoned beef, premium latin rice, reduced fat sour cream, red strips, red sauce, a 3-cheese blend, and nacho cheese sauce.  The calorie range is between 610 and 630 calories.  Both Core Burritos are priced at $2.19 at my local Taco Bell in Maryland.

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Panda Express Adds General Tso’s Chicken to the Menu

You probably thought General Tso’s Chicken was already on the Panda Express menu right?  Sometimes it’s hard to look beyond anything but Orange Chicken, but today Panda Express introduced General Tso’s Chicken.  This entree is described as “a delicious fusion of Chinese and American flavors: savory spice from Hunan Province and vegetables found in the U.S. Our General Tso’s Chicken is made with all-white meat chicken, red and yellow bell peppers, onions and string beans. It’s the perfect take on an American Chinese original.”

Panda Express General Tso Chicken

Half Price Cheeseburgers at Sonic on August 11th

On Thursday, August 11th, Sonic will be offering cheeseburgers for half price.  Single-patty cheeseburgers only. Tax not included. Add-ons cost extra. Cannot be combined with other offers. Offer valid 08/11/16 at participating SONIC Drive-Ins while supplies last.Sonic Cheeseburger

The Whopperrito from Burger King Debuts Nationally on August 15

Back in early June we brought you a first look at the Whopperrito from Burger King.  The internet went crazy enough to fast forward the test market schedule all the way to a national release which we’ll be seeing on Monday, August 15th.  WhopperritoThe Whopperrito is a burger-burrito hybrid which features flame-grilled 100% beef which is seasoned with a special blend of spices to get a Tex-Mex flavor.  Also included in the Whopperrito are cut tomatoes, onions, lettuce, pickles and a creamy queso sauce wrapped in a flour tortilla.  The suggested price for the Whopperrito is $2.99 and as part of a combo meal for $4.99.

The Nosh Show Episode 83: August Means Halloween

In episode 83 of The Nosh Show, we discuss a bunch of new Taco Bell items, the Burger King Chicken Fries Dog, the latest from KFC and a bunch more.Nosh Show logoSubscribe to The Nosh Show on iTunes or Stitcher.  Follow the show on Twitter and like us on Facebook.  Thanks for listening!

Wienerschnitzel’s National Root Beer Float Day Promo

Get a free Root Beer Float at Wienerschnitzel with any purchase on Saturday, August 6th.  Here’s the coupon.National Root Beer Float Day

Review: Steak, Egg & Cheese Biscuit from McDonald’s

Ready or not, All Day Breakfast 2.0 in coming. Starting in September you’ll no longer have to hustle into McDonald’s before 10:30 am if you’re craving a biscuit in Ohio. The McGriddles (review) of your choice will be available 24/7, and standbys like hotcakes will remain. But what about some of those lesser-known breakfast items?Steak Egg Cheese Biscuit McDonaldsMcDonald’s added steak breakfast sandwiches to the menus of nearly 10,000 stores three years ago, but I never tried the options when they first came out. Like most McDonald’s breakfast eaters, I had my staple (Bacon, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles) and I was happy with it. But now that All-Day Breakfast is expanding, I thought I’d mix it up a little and see if the Steak, Egg, & Cheese Biscuit is something to add to my regular rotation. … continue reading “Review: Steak, Egg & Cheese Biscuit from McDonald’s”

Original Glazed Dozen for $4.99 at Krispy Kreme August 5

On August 5, get $4.99 Original Glazed dozens all day at participating Krispy Kreme locations. No limit and no coupon required.  List of participating locations here.Krispy Kreme Glazed

Royal New York Cheesecake Blizzard is the Dairy Queen Blizzard of the Month for August

The featured Blizzard of the Month for August at Dairy Queen is an item we actually reviewed back in April.  The Royal New York Cheesecake Blizzard features cheesecake pieces and graham blended with creamy vanilla soft serve then filled with a strawberry center.Royal New York Cheesecake DQ

Little Caesars HOT-N-READY Box Set Returns

For a limited time only, the Little Caesars HOT-N-READY Box Set is back.  This combo features ten pieces of freshly baked Italian Cheese Bread paired with 4 slices of DEEP!DEEP! DISH pizza served with Crazy Sauce in one box and priced at $8.Hot N Ready Box Set

New Pretzel Chicken Rings from White Castle

White Castle has introduced a new addition to the menu called Pretzel Chicken Rings.  Pretzel Chicken Rings feature White Castle’s 100% all white meat Chicken Rings with a crunchy pretzel coating.  Priced at $4.99 for a 20 count for a limited time only.Pretzel Chicken Rings