Review: Steakhouse Bacon Cheeseburger from Sonic

Sonic says, “The best flavors of a steakhouse now on your burger!” It’s a bold statement, but there are many bold statements in fast food marketing.  “Steakhouse Flavor In Every Bite” is another.  Let’s review the new Steakhouse Bacon Cheeseburger from Sonic.Sonic describes their new Steakhouse Bacon Cheeseburger like this:

Bakery quality Brioche bun layered with a quarter pound 100% pure beef patty, Natural Cheddar Cheese, Crispy Bacon, Grilled Onions and topped with a Smokey Black Pepper Mayo. Try with Medium Tots for only $4.99!

Forget the hopes of a steakhouse experience in between a bun and one component of the ingredients and you’ve got a solid fast food burger. … continue reading “Review: Steakhouse Bacon Cheeseburger from Sonic”

A Dozen Original Glazed Doughnuts for a Dollar at Krispy Kreme

On Tuesday Wednesday, December 12th (12/12) Krispy Kreme is once again promoting Day of the Dozens.  Get a dozen Original Glazed doughnuts for just $1 with any dozen purchase.  Available at participating Krispy Kreme locations.  Limit 2 redemptions per customer.

New Trefoils Coffee Flavor from Dunkin’

Coffee flavors inspired by iconic Girl Scout Cookies will be making a return to Dunkin’ by the end of December.  Dunkin’ is bringing back Coconut Caramel and Thin Mints coffee flavors while also introducing the new Trefoils shortbread flavor.  All flavors will be available through the beginning of spring 2019 at participating Dunkin’ locations.

The new Trefoils shortbread coffee flavor brings the sweet and buttery flavor of the traditional shortbread cookie to Dunkin’ coffee. All of Dunkin’s coffee flavors inspired by Girl Scout Cookies® will be available in the brand’s full lineup of hot and iced coffees, espresso beverages, frozen coffee and frozen chocolate. With Dunkin’s new handcrafted espresso experience, featuring new equipment and a new recipe, guests can enjoy authentic lattes and cappuccinos with a new robust flavor and a rich, smooth, balanced taste.

New Papa Rewards Program at Papa John’s

Papa John’s has made some changes to its rewards program that will earn you points five times faster than before.

Points earned turn into the gold standard of pizza rewards currency: Papa Dough, which can be redeemed towards anything on the menu – pizzas, sides, deserts and more (excluding alcohol) – including limited time offers and deals.

Changes to the program include:

  • Now receive one point for every dollar spent (previously 1 point for every $5 spent).
  • 75 points = $10 Papa Dough
  • No limitations for the amount of points that can be earned per transaction
  • Now able to earn on any order – on web, apps, by phone or in store

Your current Papa Rewards accounts have been updated to the new Papa Rewards program and points from the old program were multiplied by five to align with the value of the new program structure. New and current members to Papa Rewards will get a free 10” Cheesesticks with any $12 purchase through January 27th. (valid online or app orders only).

Popeyes $20 Holiday Feast Returns

The $20 Holiday Feast is back at Popeyes.  The Holiday Feast consists of nine pieces of mixed, bone-in chicken, plus two large sides and five biscuits.On the individual side of things, you can get four pieces of mixed, bone-in chicken or tenders for $5 for a limited time only.

Jack in the Box Promotes New Sauced & Loaded Curly Fries

For a limited time, Jack in the Box will be offering new Sauced & Loaded Curly Fries.  Priced at $3 a piece, the new Sauced & Loaded Curly Fries come in two choices: Chili Cheese Curly Fries and Triple Cheese & Bacon Curly Fries.  Available at participating Jack in the Box locations.

  • Chili Cheese Curly Fries – made with all-beef chili and curly fries smothered in melted cheddar cheese. 680 calories
  • Triple Cheese & Bacon Curly Fries – made with bacon, crispy curly fries and smothered in three kinds of cheese.  790 calories  

New Pannidos from Jack in the Box

Jack in the Box has put some extra focus into grubbing on the go with the introduction of new Pannidos.  Pannidos are described as the ultimate on-the-go sub and currently there are two choices… the Deli Trio Pannido and the Turkey, Bacon & Cheddar Pannido.  Pannidos are served in a no-mess bag designed for on-the-go eating:

  • Deli Trio Pannido – Smoked turkey, ham, and salami topped with a creamy Italian sauce on toasted ciabatta bread.  580 calories
  • Turkey, Bacon, & Cheddar Pannido – Smoked turkey, bacon, and natural cheddar cheese, plus creamy Italian sauce on toasted ciabatta bread. 690 calories

New Caramel Cappuccino Cheesecake is the Flavor of the Month at Baskin-Robbins

The Flavor of the Month at Baskin-Robbins for December is new Caramel Cappuccino Cheesecake.  This flavor combines cheesecake and coffee-flavored ice cream mixed with cappuccino pieces, cheesecake pieces, and a salted caramel swirl.   On December 31st, get $1.50 scoops all day.

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