FAST FOOD NEWS: Arby’s Traditional Greek Gyro

Arby s Traditional Greek Gyro

For a limited time, Arby’s is adding a traditional Greek gyro to the menu.

The gyro meat is a blend of beef, lamb, and Mediterranean spices from a spit rotisserie. It’s placed on a warm flatbread with shredded iceberg lettuce, tomatoes, red onions, tzatziki sauce, and Greek seasoning.

Arby’s Traditional Greek Gyro has 710 calories, 390 calories from fat, 44 grams of fat, 13 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams of trans fat, 75 milligrams of cholesterol, 1360 milligrams of sodium, 55 grams of carbohydrates, 4 grams of fiber, 6 grams of sugar, and 23 grams of protein.

If you’ve tried it, let us know what you think of it in the comments.

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FAST FOOD NEWS: Dunkin’ Donuts Coconut Creme Pie Iced Coffee and Fruited Iced Teas

Dunkin Donuts Coconut Creme Pie Iced Coffee

Dunkin’ Donuts has rolled out a coconut creme pie-flavored iced coffee. It’s a combination of vanilla, coconut, and sweet pie crust flavors. If you’re SUPER curious about how the flavor was developed, Dunkin’ created a page just for you.

A medium Coconut Creme Pie Iced Coffee with cream has 250 calories, 9 grams of fat, 4.5 grams of saturated fat, 25 milligrams of cholesterol, 90 milligrams of sodium, 40 grams of carbohydrates, 37 grams of sugar, and 4 grams of protein.

Dunkin Donuts Fruited Iced Teas

Dunkin’ has also introduced Fruited Iced Teas. They feature freshly-brewed black tea or 30 percent Rainforest Alliance Certified Green Tea mixed with fruit juice and topped with pieces of fruit. There are two flavors available — Mango Pineapple and Blackberry.

A medium Mango Pineapple Fruited Iced Tea has 70 calories, 0 grams of fat, 10 milligrams of sodium, 18 grams of carbohydrates, and 13 grams of sugar. A medium Blackberry Fruited Iced Tea has 70 calories, 0 grams of fat, 10 milligrams of sodium, 17 grams of carbohydrates, and 12 grams of sugar.

If you’ve tried any of the new beverages, let us know what you think of it in the comments.

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Dunkin’ Donuts’ new Coconut Crème Pie flavored iced coffee offers a creamy combo of vanilla, coconut and sweet pie crust flavors.

FAST FOOD NEWS: Dunkin’ Donuts Chocolate Pretzel Donut and Peanut Butter Delight Croissant Donut

Dunkin Donuts Chocolate Pretzel Donut and Peanut Butter Delight Croissant Donut

Like wine and cheese, Dunkin’ Donuts’ latest treats are meant to be paired with specific coffee beverages on their menu. The pairings are designed to “elevate guests’ overall taste and flavor experience in both the donuts and the coffee.”

The Chocolate Pretzel Donut, which pairs with the Butter Pecan Coffee, is a glazed chocolate cake donut topped with caramel icing drizzle and crushed pretzels. According to Dunkin’, “the salty pretzel topping and sweet notes of chocolate and caramel provide the ideal balance to the sweet, creamy, toasted nut flavor of the Butter Pecan Coffee.”

The pretzel-topped donut has 400 calories, 23 grams of fat, 12 grams of saturated fat, 0 milligrams of cholesterol, 530 milligrams of sodium, 44 grams of carbohydrates, 1 gram of fiber, 19 grams of sugar, and 4 grams of protein.

The new Peanut Butter Delight Croissant Donut is a glazed croissant donut filled with peanut butter buttercreme and topped with a chocolate icing drizzle. It’s meant to be paired with Dunkin’s Cold Brew Coffee because the donut’s peanut butter and chocolate help enhance the subtle chocolate notes in the coffee.

It has 410 calories, 21 grams of fat, 12 grams of saturated fat, 25 milligrams of cholesterol, 360 milligrams of sodium, 49 grams of carbohydrates, 1 gram of fiber, 25 grams of sugar, and 6 grams of protein.

If you’ve tried either one, let us know what you think of it in the comments. If you’ve tried one of the pairing, share your thoughts as magniloquently as possible.

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FAST FOOD NEWS: Sonic Cheesy Bacon Lil’ Doggies and Honey BBQ Bacon Lil’ Chickies

Sonic Cheesy Bacon Lil Doggies and Honey BBQ Bacon Lil Chickies

Sonic has brought back their Lil’ Doggies and Lil’ Chickies for a limited time. Along with some of the original flavors, the chain is now offering bacon-ized versions — the Cheesy Bacon Lil’ Doggie and Honey BBQ Lil’ Chickie.

Sonic’s Cheesy Bacon Lil’ Doggie features a snack size hot dog and bakery bun topped with warm cheddar cheese sauce and crispy bacon. It has 240 calories, 14 grams of fat, 4.5 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams of trans fat, 35 milligrams of cholesterol, 920 milligrams of sodium, 17 grams of carbohydrates, 3 grams of sugar, and 12 grams of protein.

The Honey BBQ Lil’ Chickie has a 100 percent all-white meat crispy chicken strip topped with Honey BBQ sauce and chopped bacon in a bakery bun. Sorry, no nutrition facts because the Sonic website won’t let me click through to it.

All flavors of Lil’ Doggies and Lil’ Chickies are available all day for just $1.49 at participating locations.

If you’ve tried either of the new snacks, let us know what you think of it in the comments.

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FAST FOOD NEWS: Del Taco Huevos Rancheros Epic Burrito and Breakfast Rollers

Del Taco Huevos Rancheros Epic Burrito

Del Taco wants your morning to be epic, um, I mean, grand with the chain’s new Huevos Rancheros Epic Burrito. The breakfast item features freshly-grilled Mexican chorizo sausage, scrambled eggs, slow-cooked pinto beans made from scratch, roasted chile salsa, hand-sliced avocado, hand-grated cheddar cheese, sour cream, and double wrapped in two warm corn tortillas and an oversized, warm flour tortilla.

Del Taco Breakfast Rollers

Del Taco has also rolled, um, I mean, put out three new Breakfast Rollers for $1 each. The Egg & Cheese Breakfast Roller features scrambled eggs, cheddar cheese, and zesty red sauce wrapped in a warm flour tortilla. The Chorizo Breakfast Roller has everything the Egg & Cheese Breakfast Roller has, but also contains Mexican chorizo sausage. And the Bacon Breakfast Roller has crispy bacon with the scrambled eggs, cheddar cheese, and zesty red sauce.

The new menu items are available during breakfast hours only (11 p.m. to 11 a.m.).

If you’ve tried any of them, let us know what you think of it in the comments.

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