OREO Cookie Jar Blizzard is the Blizzard of the Month for April at Dairy Queen

The Blizzard of the Month for April at Dairy Queen is OREO Cookie Jar.  First introduced in 2009, the OREO Cookie Jar Blizzard features chocolate chip cookie dough, OREO cookie pieces and fudge blended with vanilla soft serve.  On the other side of the DQ menu is the new Chicken & Waffles Basket featuring four chicken strips, sweet Belgian waffles, syrup and fries.  Available at participating DQ locations.

New BBLT & Tots from Sonic

For a limited time, Sonic is promoting its new BBLT & Tots combo for $3.99.  Includes medium Tots (review).  The BBLT features crispy bacon, hand-cut tomatoes, lettuce and mayo on a brioche bun.  Available at participating Sonic locations.  Prices may vary.

New Parmesan Caesar Chicken Salad from Wendy’s

Wendy’s has added the new Parmesan Caesar Chicken Salad to its salad line-up.  The salad is made with chopped romaine lettuce, grape tomatoes, an all-white meat grilled chicken fillet plus crunchy parmesan crisps and an Italian three-cheese blend of Asiago, Parmesan and Romano cheeses. and crunchy parmesan crisps. Wendy’s new salad is available in both a full-size option for a suggested price of $6.79 and half-size option for $4.79.Nutrition info for the full size: 560 calories, 34 grams of fat, 1330 milligrams of sodium, 14 grams of carbs, 6 grams of sugar, 6 grams of fiber, 51 grams of protein,

New King’s Hawaiian Sandwiches from Arby’s

Arby’s has introduced a new trio of King’s Hawaiian Sandwiches now available for a limited time only.  We’ve covered a bunch of King’s Hawaiian sandwiches from Arby’s over the years and reviewed some too… King’s Hawaiian Fish DeluxeKing’s Hawaiian Roast Beef BLT…  King’s Hawaiian Roast Beef & Swiss….  King’s Hawaiian Half-Pound Club.  Here’s a rundown of the new King’s Hawaiian line-up:

  • King’s Hawaiian Sweet & Spicy Luau Chicken – Say aloha to Arby’s KING’S HAWAIIAN® Sweet & Spicy Luau Chicken Sandwich. It’s crafted with crispy chicken, smoked ham, melted Swiss, lettuce, tomato, and a sweet and spicy pineapple habanero sauce, all between two KING’S HAWAIIAN® buns.  (710 calories)

  • King’s Hawaiian Big Kahuna – We took crispy chicken, sliced 13-hour brisket, and pit-smoked ham, then added melted Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, and a sweet and spicy pineapple habanero sauce, and placed it all on a toasted KING’S HAWAIIAN® bun. This is a big sandwich, but you’re on sandwich vacation, ready to go back to the beach or your desk and relax for the rest of the day. (860 calories)

  • King’s Hawaiian Smokehouse Brisket – 13-hour smoked beef brisket, melted gouda, crispy onions, BBQ sauce, mayo and KING’S HAWAIIAN® buns. Tasting the savory smoked meat as it sways with the sweet buns is like seeing a seasoned hula dancer at a luau inside of an Arby’s. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it sure is something. (680 calories) (review of the original Smokehouse Brisket Sandwich)

Kentucky Fried Chicken & Waffles from KFC Are Back

KFC first introduced Chicken & Waffles back in November and they’ve returned for another limited time run.  Available for a limited time only while supplies last.

The perfect partner for our world-famous fried chicken is back! KFC’s Chicken and Waffles combines the Colonel’s finger lickin’ good chicken with a scrumptious waffle and wraps them in the sweet embrace of Mrs. Butterworth’s syrup. It’s the most delicious union of all time! Stop in to your nearest KFC location and try it in a Chicken and Waffles basket today with your choice of Original Recipe® or Extra Crispy™ chicken or Extra Crispy tenders. It’s our most luxurious meal yet.

North Pacific Cod Sandwich is Back at Wendy’s

Wendy’s North Pacific Cod Sandwich is back for another season.   The North Pacific Cod Sandwich features dill pickles and a creamy dill tartar sauce made with pickle relish.  We reviewed it back when it launched in 2015.

Wild caught North Pacific cod filet, crunchy panko breading topped with creamy dill tartar sauce, three dill pickle slices, and lettuce. There may be plenty of fish in the sea, but this is by far the most delicious.  440 calories

Froot Loops Mini Donuts Return to Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr.

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s teamed up with Kellogg’s last year to bring us new Froot Loops Mini Donuts for a limited time run.  They’re back for another LTO promotion beginning February 25th. Froot Loops Mini Donuts are frosted in the iconic color combination red, blue, green, purple, and yellow.  Priced at $1.99.  

New Texas Toast Garlic Bread Doubles from Checkers and Rally’s

New at Checkers and Rally’s are a duo of burgers called Texas Toast Garlic Bread Choose from Classic or BBQ Texas Toast Garlic Bread Doubles made with Pepperidge Farm Texas Toast for $2.49Available for a limited time only. Price and participation may vary by location.

  • BBQ Texas Toast Garlic Bread Double – Two hand-seasoned, 100% beef hamburger patties, melted with Cheddar and American cheese, Sweet & Smoky BBQ sauce, crispy onions and Spicy Ranch on Texas Toast Garlic Bread.  880 calories
  • Classic Texas Toast Garlic Bread Double – Two hand-seasoned, 100% beef patties topped with American cheese, mustard, a slice of red onion, crisp lettuce, pickles, ketchup and mayo, served up on Texas Toast Garlic Bread. 810 calories

Popeyes New Southern Butterfly Shrimp

For a limited time, Popeyes is offering new Southern Butterfly Shrimp.  Get 8 buttery cracker-crusted fried shrimp, a side, biscuit, and lemon mustard dipping sauce for $5. For a rundown of previous shrimp offerings, check out our reviews for the original Butterfly Shrimp 8.75/10 with Cocktail Sauce, Buttermilk Biscuit Butterfly Shrimp  8.25/10 with Blackened Tartar Dipping Sauce, Cracked Pepper Butterfly Shrimp 9.00/10 with Blackened Tartar Dipping Sauce, Spicy Garlic Butterfly Shrimp 7.25/10 with Dill Tartar Sauce, Hushpuppy Butterfly Shrimp, and my favorite… Zatarain’s Butterfly Shrimp  9.25/10 with Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce.

Ultimate Cheesy Crust Pizza from Pizza Hut Is Back

For a limited time only, Pizza Hut is promoting the return of the Ultimate Cheesy Crust Pizza.  The Ultimate Cheesy Crust Pizza is a large one-topping pizza with 16 pockets filled with a 5-cheese blend made up of mozzarella, provolone, white cheddar, asiago and fontina. (our review from back when it was Crazy). 

New Donut Sticks from McDonald’s

Beginning Wednesday, February 20th, McDonald’s will be offering new McCafe Donut Sticks for a limited time only.  Available in 6 piece (280 calories) or 12 piece (560 calories) during breakfast hours at participating McDonald’s locations.

Donut Sticks are made fresh throughout the morning, prepared in McDonald’s restaurant kitchens until hot, crispy and golden brown for a light and airy texture – never microwaved. They’re sprinkled with cinnamon sugar for a crunchy outside and soft, doughy inside, and served warm to customers.

Burger King Promotes Double Croissan’wich

A Croissan’wich with double the meat and double the cheese is called a Double Croissan’wich.  Burger King is currently promoting the Double Croissan’wich for a limited time only at participating BK locations.

  • Double Croissan’wich with Sausage and Bacon: Made with a 100% butter for a soft, flaky croissant piled high with fluffy eggs, two helpings of melted American cheese, and a hearty serving of savory sizzling sausage and thick cut naturally smoked bacon.  830 calories
  • Double Croissan’wich with Sausage: Made with 100% butter for a soft, flaky croissant piled high with fluffy eggs, two helpings of melted American cheese, and a hearty serving of savory sizzling sausage.  960 calories
  • Double Croissan’wich with Ham and Sausage: Made with a 100% butter for a soft, flaky croissant piled high with fluffy eggs, two helpings of melted American cheese, and a hearty serving of sweet black forest ham and savory sizzling sausage.  830 calories