A snapshot of some of the latest and tastiest foodservice offerings.
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is serving a sweet and spicy new chicken offering. The new Hot Honey Crunch Tenders feature marinated and deep-fried crispy chicken tenders drizzled with Red Hot Honey sauce.
Checkers and Rally’s restaurants are adding a spicy new variety to their boneless wings offerings: Frank’s Red Hot Stingin’ Honey Garlic Boneless Wings.
Chester’s Chicken is partnering with The French’s Food Co. to introduce new Honey Stung Chicken Wings. The fried chicken wings are tossed in Frank’s RedHot Stingin’ Honey Garlic sauce, which features the spice of cayenne pepper.
Brio Tuscan Grille is expanding its menu with two new entrees.
The Chicken & Mozzarella Stuffed Ravioli is accompanied by pancetta, sweet potatoes, asparagus, light champagne cream, Gorgonzola, pine nuts and balsamic glaze.
The Grilled Balsamic Glazed Pork Chop is served on a bed of sweet potatoes, mushrooms, pancetta, Brussels sprouts, caramelized onion and a maple balsamic vinaigrette.
White Castle is adding Belgian Waffles to its menu, and the waffles are the stars of its new menu items.
The Breakfast Waffle Slider features a cracked egg and hickory-smoked bacon or sausage tucked between two Belgian waffles.
The Chicken & Waffles Slider features crispy or grilled chicken served southern-style with gravy or bacon crumbles between two Belgian waffles.
IHOP’s new Bacon & Maple French Toasted Donut is a Bavarian cream-filled donut dipped in vanilla French toast batter, griddled, then topped with maple glaze and hickory-smoked bacon crumbles.
Taco Bell is introducing the Beefy Potato-rito, featuring seasoned, crispy potato bites, seasoned beef, melted cheddar cheese, chipotle sauce and nacho cheese sauce all wrapped in a flour tortilla.
Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s are launching a trio of new Charbroiled Chicken Sandwiches.
The Charbroiled Chicken Club Sandwich features charbroiled chicken breast two strips of bacon, melted Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise on a honey wheat bun.
The Charbroiled Hawaiian Chicken Sandwich features charbroiled chicken breast, a charbroiled pineapple slice, melted Swiss cheese, red onion, tomato, lettuce, mayonnaise and Teriyaki sauce on a honey wheat bun.
The Charbroiled BBQ Chicken Sandwich features charbroiled chicken breast, lettuce, tomato and tangy barbecue sauce on a honey wheat bun.
Olive Garden is adding a new appetizer to its menu. The Meatball Stuffed Pizza Fritta features meatballs, mushrooms, onions, cheeses and marinara sauce wrapped in fried pizza dough served with alfredo and marinara dipping sauces.
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop is introducing the Honey-Citrus Glazed Chicken Salad. Featuring a grilled honey-citrus glazed chicken breast that is chilled then served with cucumber pico on a bed of lettuce and spring mix, the salad is topped with pepitas, feta and roasted poblano vinaigrette.