Flavor of the Month for April at Baskin-Robbins is Boston Cream Pie

The featured ice cream Flavor of the Month for April at Baskin-Robbins is Boston Cream Pie.  Boston Cream Pie ice cream features Boston Cream filling flavored mousse ice cream, chocolate ice cream, and pound cake pieces with a chocolate swirl.

New Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Blizzard is April’s Blizzard of the Month at Dairy Queen

The featured Blizzard of the Month for April at Dairy Queen is the new Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Blizzard.  This Blizzard features peanut butter topping, chocolate chip cookie dough and choco chunks blended with vanilla soft serve.

New Cholula Buttery Jack from Jack in the Box

For a limited time, Jack in the Box will be promoting its new Cholula Buttery Jack.  The new burger features a quarter pound beef patty topped with melted garlic herb butter plus Cholula hot sauce, crispy jalapeños, green leaf lettuce, tomatoes, and pepper jack cheese on a signature bun.  Suggested price: $4.99  Nutrition info: 770 calories, 46 grams of fat, 22 grams of saturated fat, 1170 milligrams of sodium, 53 grams of carbs, 4 grams of fiber, 11 grams of sugar, 37 grams of proteinAlso featuring Cholula Hot Sauce is new Cholula Fries which are topped with white cheese and Cholula.  Nutrition info: 580 calories, 38 grams of fat, 11 grams of saturated fat, 1100 milligrams of sodium, 53 grams of carbs, 4 grams of fiber, 2 grams of sugar, 7 grams of protein

Arby’s New Greek Gyro Salad and Gyro Loaded Curly Fries from Arby’s

Arby’s has brought back their Traditional Greek Gyro for a limited time and alongside it is the new Greek Gyro Salad and the new Gyro Loaded Curly Fries.  The Greek Gyro Salad features gyro meat, tzatziki dressing, gyro seasoning, iceberg lettuce, leaf lettuce, red onions and tomatoes.  Nutrition info: 420 calories, 37 grams of fat, 9 grams of saturated fat, 700 milligrams of sodium, 11 grams of carbs, 2 grams of fiber, 4 grams of sugar, 10 grams of protein.

We didn’t just put diced tomatoes and red onion on top of chopped lettuce. We added a side of tzatziki dressing, gyro seasoning, and traditional Greek gyro meat, because we’re Arby’s. Meat is kind of our thing.​​

The new Gyro Loaded Curly Fries feature curly fries topped with gyro meat, tzatziki sauce, gyro seasoning, red onions and tomatoes.  This isn’t the first time Arby’s curly fries have been loaded.  Nutrition info: 820 calories, 59 grams of fat, 12 grams of saturated fat, 1650 milligrams of sodium, 57 grams of carbs, 6 grams of fiber, 3 grams of sugar, 14 grams of protein.

Traditional Greek gyro meat. Creamy tzatziki sauce. Diced tomatoes and red onions. Gyro seasoning. The flavors of distant Greece, on top of the curly fries of not-so-distant Arby’s.​

New Chocolate Whopper from Burger King

The latest from Burger King is another entry into the Whopper family and this time its target is chocolate lovers.  Introducing the Chocolate Whopper sandwich.  The Chocolate Whopper features two chocolate cake buns and a flame-grilled chocolate patty topped with candied blood oranges, white chocolate rings, and milk chocolate leaves with raspberry syrup and vanilla frosting.  I think this is as far as I’m going to go with the April Fools fast food items.  No one falls for these right?

Burger King Promotes Sourdough King and Breakfast Sourdough King

Last October we brought you news of a test run of the Sourdough King from Burger King.  The Sourdough King is now the featured menu item on the BK menu and there’s a breakfast version too.  The Sourdough King features more than a 1/2 pound of flame-grilled 100% beef, American cheese, thick cut bacon, onions and creamy signature sauce on a soft sourdough bun.  Available for a limited time only at participating Burger King locations.  Also available in the Sourdough King Single.  Priced at $4.99 for the single (730 calories) or $5.99 for the regular Sourdough King with double beef patties (970 calories) .  Prices may vary.  On the breakfast side of the BK menu is the new Breakfast Sourdough King.  The trio of Breakfast Sourdough King sandwiches include the Smoked Double Bacon, Savory Double Sausage, and the Smoked Double Ham.

New Wok-Seared Steak and Shrimp from Panda Express

The latest from Panda Express gets its inspiration from an American steakhouse with a Chinese wok to bring us new Wok-Seared Steak and Shrimp.  Wok-Seared Steak and Shrimp features premium Angus top sirloin and and shrimp hand-tossed in a wok with potatoes, sugar snap peas, red bell peppers, yellow onions and a spicy Chinese-inspired steak sauce.  Available through August 7th.  Nutrition info for the 5.6 oz portion: 220 calories, 7 grams of fat, 1120 milligrams of sodium, 20 grams of carbs, 1 gram of fiber, 11 grams of sugar, 19 grams of protein

New Triple Play Blizzard from Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen is celebrating the first day of baseball with the new Triple Play Blizzard.  Beginning Thursday, March 29th, one Dairy Queen location in each of the 15 home game cities will be offering this limited release Blizzard while supplies last.  The Triple Play Blizzard features caramel coated peanuts, caramel popcorn brittle and choco chunks blended with DQ soft serve then topped with pretzel rods and choco drizzled caramel popcorn.  Here’s the complete list of participating DQ locations.

New Extra Cheddar Diner Burger from A&W

New at A&W restaurants is the Extra Cheddar Diner Burger.  The Extra Cheddar Diner Burger features a 1/3lb. double with three slices of extra sharp white cheddar cheese, sautéed onions, and A&W signature Papa Sauce on a butter-toasted bun.  Available for a limited time only at participating A&W locations.

All American Cheeseburgers for 69 cents at Checkers and Rally’s on 3/28

On Wednesday, March 28th, participating Checkers and Rally’s restaurants will be promoting their All American Cheeseburger for the special price of just 69 cents all day long.  The All American Cheeseburger is a seasoned cheeseburger with pickles, ketchup and mustard.  Limit 10 per customer.  Nutrition info: 360 calories, 15 grams of fat, 7 grams of saturated fat, 2 grams of fiber, 1160 milligrams of sodium, 37 grams of carbs, 8 grams of sugar, 17 grams of protein.

Free Lunch Combo at Little Caesars on April 2nd

On Monday, April 2nd, get a free Little Caesars Lunch Combo between 1130am-1pm.  The promotion is to honor the promise that if a 16 seed beat a 1 seed in the 2018 men’s college basketball tournament.  Available at participating Little Caesars locations.  See promotion rules for more info. 

Popeyes Brings Back $4 Wicked Good Deal

Popeyes Wicked Chicken (review) is back for a limited time with the return of the $4 Wicked Good Deal.  Wicked Chicken is described as “thin strips of tender, juicy, all white meat marinated in authentic Louisiana seasonings and cooked in our uniquely crispy coating until twisty and curly.”  Combo meal includes Cajun fries, a buttermilk biscuit and choice of dipping sauce.  No mini bottle of TABASCO unfortunately.