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Fast Food Week: Quick Service Resto And Snacks News…

Hey, Class of 2020 Grads: No Prom? No diploma ceremony for Dad to go overboard on with the photos? Rejoice! Krispy Kreme and Edible Arrangements are offering special deals to help make your Grad memorable in a good way. And major Fast Food players are expanding their Meal Deal options…

CFA Chicken Parmesan Meal Kit - © 2020 Chick-Fil-AThe Chick-Fil-A Chicken Parmesan Meal Kit: Goes from Box to plate in just 25 minutes…

Chick-Fil-A adds Chicken Parmesan Meal Kit

You can now get Chick-Fil-A dinner on Sunday. If you order and Pick-up Saturday. It’s a new Chicken Parmesan Meal Kit that includes: 2 seasoned, breaded Chick-fil-A Chicken filets (choose from Original, Spicy or Grilled), Marinara Sauce, Italian-style Cheese Blend, and Creamy Garlic and Lemon Pasta ingredients (Spaghetti Pasta, Garlic Alfredo Sauce, Kale, Lemon, and Grape Tomatoes). CFA claims the whole dish can be whipped up in just 25 minutes. Available at participating locations.

Firehouse Subs rolls out Family Meal Deal

Firehouse Subs is offering a new Family Meal Deal at participating locations across the US. You get 3 full-sized Subs (mix and match among the Hook and Ladder, the Italian and the Firehouse Meatball), 3 bags of chips and 3 big cookies. Order through their website or app. Delivery via third-party services. Note: This deal does not include beverages.

Wendy’s offers 2 for $5 Mix and Match deal…

Wendy’s has temporarily suspended he sale of Beef-based menu items at most of its stores, due to a Beef Shortage caused by the COVID-19-related closure of its Beef supplier. So, they’re capitalizing on their Chicken menu. For a limited time, you can mix or match any two of the following for just $5: Homestyle Chicken Sandwich, Spicy Chicken Sandwich, or 10-piece Original or Spicy Chicken Nuggets.

… Updates its Biggie Bag

Wendy’s is also updating its Biggie Bag deal with more Chicken items, in response to the Beef shortage. I’s a Chicken version, substituting their Crispy Chicken Sandwich for the usual Bacon Double Stack Burger. And they’re adding 6 more Chicken Nuggets for a total of 10. The deal also includes a Small order of Fries and a Fountain Drink. They’re calling it ‘The Bigger Bag’.

Edible Arrangements offers Graduation Special

Edible Arrangements, the anti-FLower bouquet service, is offering a 20 percent-off deal on its Graduation Fruit Bouquets. The basket includes Pineapple Daisies and Stars, Strawberries, Grapes, Cantaloupe, and Honeydew Mellon. The deal applies to all sizes of the item – small, medium or large – now through June 5. A Great looking Grad Gift and you know they’re getting their daily allowance of Fresh Fruits…

Krispy Kreme Fêtes Grads

Krispy Kreme US is giving away a dozen Grad Donuts to any high school senior who comes in wearing legit ‘Class of 2020’ apparel or can produce student ID confirming Class of 2020 status. The Grad Donut collection includes 6 filled and 6 regular, dressed up in yellow, pink and chocolate glazes plus drizzles and sprinkles. Offer good while supplies last.

Lays reprises BLT Flavour

The Salty Snack giant is bringing back its popular BLT Flavoured Chips. Lays has created a reputation for itself as being one of the most prolific purveyors of new, creative Chip flavours over the past couple of years, after having dipped their toes more cautiously in those waters since early in the past decade. But the BLT has stood the test opf time. It first appeard in 2012 and returned briefly in 2017. Now it’s back again, for a limited time, at all the usual sources.

Kettle Brand Chips adds Parmesan Garlic

Kettle Chips are thicker than normal Potato Chips and absorb less Oil in cooking, creating a more Potatoy flavour. And being thicker, they’re also better suited to dipping. Add a tub of Garlic Ranch and you’ve got the perfect starter for the CFA Chicken Parmesan Meal, above!

And that’s the skinny…

… On what’s going to be making some of us fatter and some prom-less Grads happier over the coming days and weeks. See you back here in 7 for another edition of Fast Food Week!

~ Maggie J.

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