Update: We reviewed it! Click here to read our review.
Wendy’s newest burger is the Smoky Mushroom Bacon Cheeseburger. It has a 1/4 lb. beef patty topped with smoky portabella mushrooms, a smoky mushroom aioli, crispy fried onions, Asiago cheese, and three strips of Applewood-smoked bacon on a toasted bakery bun.
It has 760 calories, 49 grams of fat, 15 grams of saturated fat, 1.5 grams of trans fat, 110 milligrams of cholesterol, 1310 milligrams of sodium, 46 grams of carbohydrates, 4 grams of fiber, and 36 grams of protein.
And if you think Wendy’s fries aren’t an appropriate side to eat with this burger, Wendy’s has you covered with the Smoky Mushroom Bacon Potato. It’s topped with Applewood-smoked bacon, sautéed portabella mushrooms, and cheese sauce.
It has 460 calories, 15 grams of fat, 5 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams of trans fat, 25 milligrams of cholesterol, 640 milligrams of sodium, 66 grams of carbohydrates, 7 grams of fiber, and 16 grams of protein.
If you’ve tried either one or both, let us know what you think in the comments.
(Image via Wendy’s website.)
7 thoughts to “FAST FOOD NEWS: Wendy’s Smoky Mushroom Bacon Cheeseburger”
49 grams of fat? Good grief!
Hiya, Marvo! My friend and I halved the Smoky Mushroom Bacon baked potato recently. It also came with butter spread and sour cream (overkill). The high point was the meaty, crispy bacon; they really deserve to be commended for their excellent bacon. Unfortunately the mushrooms were neither smoky nor mushroom-y tasting. The cheese sauce was okay… I would not eat this baked potato version again. I think the burger version would be so much more satisfying to eat with the additional toppings of aioli and fried onions.
We had the burger and thought it was really good. I’ve also had the potato twice now and really enjoyed it. Wasn’t given the butter or sour cream with it like the other commenter. Terrified the amount of calories and fat I invested
Picked one up today. Loved everything about it except the mushrooms. They weren’t “smoky” as much as charred black. Bleh. Everything else about it was good though.
Burger was yummy but needed more aioli…and def not worth 49 Gms of fat! :0
Just finished my first smoky mushroom bacon burger and it was delicious!
Very very disappointed. Me and my husband both had the mushroom bacon cheeseburger. It was nothing like the picture!!! The onion rings were so small and miserable that you couldn’t see them. I think I counted 2 small ones total…
The aioli wasn’t there. The mushrooms were burn and soggy and the meat burned. I am so disappointed I am not going back to Wendy’s for a while after this!
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