FAST FOOD NEWS: Arby’s Sweet Potato Waffle Fries

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Good news!

Arby’s is now offering Sweet Potato Waffle Fries!

Bad news.

Arby’s is offering those Sweet Potato Waffle Fries for a limited time at select locations nationwide. So it won’t be so sweet for those of you who don’t live near one of those select locations. Instead, you’ll have to settle for Arby’s Curly Fries or Potato Cakes, both made with non-sweet potatoes.

A medium order of those Sweet Potato Waffle Fries has 430 calories, 23 grams of fat, 3.5 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams of trans fat, 0 milligrams of cholesterol, 180 milligrams of sodium, 53 grams of carbohydrates, 7 grams of fiber, 20 grams of sugar, and 3 grams of protein.

If you happen to live near one of the select locations and try them, let us know how they are in the comments.

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FAST FOOD NEWS: Krispy Kreme Dessert Doughnuts

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For a limited time at participating locations, Krispy Kreme is serving up three dessert-inspired doughnuts for the summer.

The Banana Pudding Doughnut is filled with, as you can probably guess, banana pudding. It’s also dipped in light yellow icing, topped with Kreme, and finished with three mini vanilla wafer cookies. The treat has 380 calories, 19 grams of fat, 9 grams of saturated fat, 190 milligrams of sodium, 49 grams of carbohydrates, 1 gram of fiber, 27 grams of sugar, and 4 grams of protein.

Next up is the Coconut Cake Doughnut. It’s a coconut flavored cake doughnut topped with cream cheese and dipped in shredded coconut. It has 420 calories, 22 grams of fat, 10 grams of saturated fat, 30 milligrams of cholesterol, 350 milligrams of sodium, 50 grams of carbohydrates, 1 gram of fiber, 35 grams of sugar, and 3 grams of protein.

Finally, there’s the Mississippi Mud Pie. It’s a doughnut filled with Chocolate Pie Kreme that’s dipped in chocolate icing, topped with cookie and graham crumbles, and finished with a marshmallow drizzle. The choco-heavy doughnut has 370 calories, 19 grams of fat, 8 grams of saturated fat, 170 milligrams of sodium, 47 grams of carbohydrates, 1 gram of fiber, 25 grams of sugar, and 4 grams of protein.

If you’ve tried any of them, let us know your thoughts in the comments.

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FAST FOOD NEWS: Arby’s Root Beer Float

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Arby’s has the meats and the treats.

Two of the treats you’ll find on its menu board this summer are the new Root Beer Float and returning Coke Float. The latest dessert/drink brings together Barq’s Root Beer with Arby’s vanilla shake, while the returning one combines Coca-Cola with Arby’s vanilla shake.

A 32-ounce order of the Root Beer Float has 630 calories, 12 grams of fat, 8 grams of saturated fat, 45 milligrams of cholesterol, 370 milligrams of sodium, 123 grams of carbohydrates, 0 grams of fiber, 118 grams of sugar, and 12 grams of protein.

A 32-ounce Coke Float has 600 calories, 12 grams of fat, 8 grams of saturated fat, 45 milligrams of cholesterol, 330 milligrams of sodium, 116 grams of carbohydrates, 0 grams of fiber, 111 grams of sugar, and 12 grams of protein.

Both beverages are available for a limited time at participating locations.

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FAST FOOD NEWS: Sonic Chicken Slingers

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Sonic has two new chicken sandwiches on its menu — the Classic and Spicy Chicken Slingers.

The Classic Chicken Slinger features a fried white meat chicken patty topped with pickles and mayo on a toasted brioche slider bun. It has 350 calories, 16 grams of fat, 3.5 grams of saturated fat, 0 gram of trans fat, 35 milligrams of cholesterol, 680 milligrams of sodium, 35 grams of carbohydrates, 3 grams of fiber, 6 grams of sugar, and 15 grams of protein.

As for the Spicy Chicken Slinger, it’s similar to the Classic version, except the mayo is replaced with a spicy ranch sauce. It has 330 calories, 15 grams of fat, 3.5 grams of saturated fat, 0 gram of trans fat, 35 milligrams of cholesterol, 740 milligrams of sodium, 36 grams of carbohydrates, 3 grams of fiber, 6 grams of sugar, and 15 grams of protein.

Both sandwiches are on the menu for a limited time at an advertised price of $2.49.

If you’ve tried either one, let us know what you think in the comments.

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FAST FOOD NEWS: Little Caesars Stuffed Crazy Bread

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Update: We tried it! Click here to read our review.

Little Caesars has taken its garlicky and buttery Crazy Bread and stuffed it with cheese to create its new Stuffed Crazy Bread.

While an order of regular Crazy Bread comes with eight pieces, the stuffed version comes with only three. The side also comes with a container of the chain’s Crazy Sauce, which is a tomato dipping sauce with a special blend of herbs and spices.

A three-piece order has 980 calories, 38 grams of fat, 13 grams of saturated fat, 1 gram of trans fat, 60 milligrams of cholesterol, 1960 milligrams of sodium, 126 grams of carbohydrates, 6 grams of fiber, 7 grams of sugar, and 36 grams of protein.

Little Caesars’ Stuffed Crazy Bread is available for a limited time at participating locations.

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

(Image via Little Caesars.)

FAST FOOD NEWS: Wendy’s Summer Strawberry Salad

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Update: We tried it! Click here to read our review.

It’s Wendy’s berry salad season!

This year, the red-headed one brings us the Summer Strawberry Salad. It features Wendy’s signature lettuce blend, herb-marinated grilled chicken breast, a three-cheese blend of Parmesan, Asiago, and Fontina, Applewood smoked bacon, and strawberries. It also comes with candied almonds and Marzetti Simply Dressed Champagne Vinaigrette.

A full order without dressing has 410 calories, 21 grams of fat, 8 grams of saturated fat, 0 gram of trans fat, 125 milligrams of cholesterol, 790 milligrams of sodium, 17 grams of carbohydrates, 6 grams of fiber, 9 grams of sugar, and 45 grams of protein.

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

(Image via Wendy’s.)