Petition for veggie burger at In-N-Out draws ire of meat lovers

Petition for veggie burger at In-N-Out draws ire of meat lovers

An online petition appealing to fast food chain In-N-Out to add a veggie burger to their menu has divided the internet this week, drawing an angry backlash from meat lovers who called the initiative everything from “un-American,” fascist and the work of “meat terrorists.” Though the petition drew more than 36,000 signatures over the last few weeks, […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Burger King to release the ‘Whopperito’ nationwide across the US

Burger King to release the ‘Whopperito’ nationwide across the US

What happens when a Burger King Whopper collides with a burrito? You get the Whopperito, naturally. After trialing the hybrid burger-burrito in select markets across the US earlier this summer, Burger King is poised to unleash their latest fast-food gimmick nationwide from August 15,reports Bloomberg. As its name suggests, the Whopperito wraps signature Whopper ingredients […]

09.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Burger King to begin selling hot dogs with Snoop Dogg

Burger King to begin selling hot dogs with Snoop Dogg

US fast food chain Burger King wants to be the king of the hot dog, and has enlisted the help of rapper Snoop Dogg and singer Charo to help sell their newest menu addition. Starting later this month, the burger behemoth will begin throwing weiners on the grill to sell alongside their signature Whoppers. The […]

11.02.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Subway makes move to switch to antibiotic-free chicken

Subway makes move to switch to antibiotic-free chicken

(Relaxnews) – Subway has announced plans to serve antibiotic-free chicken across its US restaurants by 2016. After announcing plans in June to remove all artificial colors, flavors and preservatives from their sandwiches, salads, soups and cookies in North America by 2017, the chain has followed up with news that the chicken served across its 27,000 […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Burger King’s plans for Peace Day Burger to move forward with Denny’s and Krystal

Burger King’s plans for Peace Day Burger to move forward with Denny’s and Krystal

(Relaxnews) – Burger King’s global peace mission is moving forward despite being rejected by arch rival McDonald’s, having found allies in four other fast food chains who’ve offered to join forces and create their own Peace Day Burger. A week after McDonald’s threw cold water on BK’s invitation to make amends and collaborate on a […]

04.09.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Offbeat, Online, Videos ·
Burger King peace offer to McDonald’s: ‘Let’s make a McWhopper’

Burger King peace offer to McDonald’s: ‘Let’s make a McWhopper’

(Washington, United States-AFP) – Is a McWhopper in the near future for fast-food lovers? In the name of global peace, Burger King proposed making the hybrid hamburger to its rival McDonald’s on Wednesday, at least for one day, the United Nations-promoted International Day of Peace on September 21. Burger King, perpetually locked in tough competition […]

26.08.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Online, Videos ·
Pizza Hut’s hot dog pizza is coming to US

Pizza Hut’s hot dog pizza is coming to US

(Relaxnews) – After jealously watching their Canadian, British and South Korean counterparts tuck into a hybrid hot dog pizza creation before them, Americans are finally getting their own version from Pizza Hut this summer. This week the chain put the rumors to rest and confirmed in a tweet that the Hot Dog Bites Pizza will […]

15.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
KFC and Taco Bell latest fast food chains to pilot home delivery service

KFC and Taco Bell latest fast food chains to pilot home delivery service

(Relaxnews) – KFC and TacoBELL will be conducting test runs of home delivery service in the US to see if there’s enough demand and desire for eating buckets of deep-fried chicken and tacos in our pyjamas without leaving the house. In a meeting with analysts this week, parent company Yum! Brands said they will begin piloting […]

29.05.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Burger hot on the heels of the ham baguette in France

Burger hot on the heels of the ham baguette in France

(Paris-AFP) – It’s enough to make any self-respecting French gourmet spit out his lunch with disgust: a new report published Thursday showed the French are chomping nearly as many burgers as their cherished ham baguette. The “jambon beurre” (ham and butter), a staple of the French diet for centuries, is fast losing ground in the […]

07.03.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Burger King kicks off unlimited Whopper promo in Japan

Burger King kicks off unlimited Whopper promo in Japan

(Relaxnews) – Burger King has brought back its all-you-can-eat Whopper challenge to customers in Japan, where extreme eating is a competitive sport. For one week, the fast food chain will offer an all-you-can-eat deal for its signature Whopper in restaurants across the country for 1,200 JPY ($11 USD). But the deal doesn’t come without a […]

04.11.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
KFC Canada to serve beer in select KFC Canada to serve beer in select Toronto locationsToronto locations

KFC Canada to serve beer in select KFC Canada to serve beer in select Toronto locationsToronto locations

(Relaxnews) – KFC consumers in Canada will soon be able to wash down their fried chicken meal with a brewski. In a bid to gain a competitive edge in the fast food wars and promote the company’s newest upmarket brand, KFC Fresh, KFC Canada will be stocking its coolers with bottles of Molson Canadian, Coors […]

26.07.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Chick-fil-A surpasses KFC as dominant fast food chicken chain in the US

Chick-fil-A surpasses KFC as dominant fast food chicken chain in the US

(Relaxnews) – It’s the fast food chicken chain that most consumers outside the US have never heard of. But inside America, the wild popularity of family-owned chain Chick-fil-A has been identified as a threat to major fast food behemoths like McDonald’s and has even surpassed chicken giant KFC. The title of a recently released market […]

17.07.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
McDonald’s Canada uses sustainable fish for Filet-O-Fish sammies

McDonald’s Canada uses sustainable fish for Filet-O-Fish sammies

(Relaxnews) – It’s not the most popular menu item at McDonald’s. But news that Filet-O-Fish sandwiches sold across Canada are now sustainably sourced may offer more choice for green, pescetarian and socially-conscious consumers. McDonald’s Canada is following the lead of McDonald’s in the US and Europe in using sustainable fish certified by the Marine Stewardship […]

19.06.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
McDonald’s debuts new fry concept: shake and season

McDonald’s debuts new fry concept: shake and season

(Relaxnews) – McDonald’s US has imported a popular concept from its franchise cousins in Asia that will allow customers to punch up their fries with different seasonings. After debuting in Hong Kong in 2005, the first Shakin’ Flavor Fries has hit restaurants in Northern California, where customers can season their fries with flavors like garlic […]

12.05.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Do you want carrots with that? McDonald’s to go greener and healthier

Do you want carrots with that? McDonald’s to go greener and healthier

(Relaxnews) – Expect to see more fruits, vegetables, whole grains and sustainable beef on the menu, says McDonald’s, which released details on its corporate responsibility plans for 2020. By 2016, the mega fast food chain says it will begin purchasing “a portion” of beef from verified sustainable sources. Customers in nine of its top markets […]

McDonald’s launches new sandwich using Big Mac ‘special sauce’

McDonald’s launches new sandwich using Big Mac ‘special sauce’

(Relaxnews) – The latest launch out of McDonald’s will be the first burger aside from the Big Mac to be slathered in the iconic sandwich’s ‘special sauce.’ McDonald’s has poached its own recipe for success by taking the ‘special sauce’ used on Big Macs and slathering it on its latest sandwich launch. The Bacon Clubhouse […]

19.03.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
KFC Canada creates Big Mac knock-off

KFC Canada creates Big Mac knock-off

(Relaxnews) – Look out Big Mac. After Burger King launched a riff on the iconic double-decker burger last year, KFC Canada has launched its own version with a Big Boss sandwich that makes no bones about the fact that it’s inspired by McDonald’s. “Look familiar?” reads the KFC Canada ad. Indeed, it should, as the […]

14.03.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Food Videos, Home & Garden, Videos ·
Burger King kids’ meals come with low-cal fries

Burger King kids’ meals come with low-cal fries

(Relaxnews) – Burger King has replaced regular fries in its kids’ meals with a lower-calorie, low-fat spud. In its calorie count, BK compares its ‘Satisfries’ to its golden arched rival, saying that the lower-calorie crinkle cut spud has 40 percent less fat and 30 percent fewer calories than McDonald’s fries. Overall, the reduced-calorie fry clocks […]

06.03.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Have it your way at…McDonald’s?

Have it your way at…McDonald’s?

(Relaxnews) – In addition to two beef patties, special sauce, lettuce and cheese, McDonald’s customers may one day be able to customize their burger by doubling up on pickles or omitting the onions. According to the Associated Press, a McDonald’s outlet in California is quietly testing a new concept that would allow customers to build […]

03.03.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Taco Bell enters breakfast turf with waffle taco

Taco Bell enters breakfast turf with waffle taco

(Relaxnews) – Fast food joints Taco Bell and McDonald’s are hoping to snag more customers for the most important meal of the day — and the fastest growing industry segment — by offering up new breakfast items like a waffle taco and expanding their hours. Earlier this week, Taco Bell released details of its newest […]

26.02.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online, Videos ·
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