BK Bacon Sundae Mmmmmm...

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by ray4jc, Jun 13, 2012.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. ray4jc

    ray4jc Notebook Evangelist

    Reputations:
    1,413
    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2011
    Messages:
    588
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    30
    Burger King bets on bacon sundae for summertime - chicagotribune.com

    [​IMG]

    Pretty sure Denny's tried something similar.

    I think I would try it but I can't stop thinking I might gag. :eek:

    Ok so I was so excited I spelled Sundae wrong...doh...mod please fix title :eek:
     
  2. Mobius 1

    Mobius 1 (*´・ω・`*)凸

    Reputations:
    1,664
    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2011
    Messages:
    2,322
    Likes Received:
    181
    Trophy Points:
    81
    Meat with ice cream?

    [​IMG]
     
  3. ray4jc

    ray4jc Notebook Evangelist

    Reputations:
    1,413
    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2011
    Messages:
    588
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    30
    Actually....

    [​IMG]
     
  4. hockeymass

    hockeymass that one guy

    Reputations:
    1,450
    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2011
    Messages:
    3,683
    Likes Received:
    84
    Trophy Points:
    116
    Yes, unhealthy food only exists within the borders of the United States of America.
     
  5. Fishon

    Fishon Knowledge Is King

    Reputations:
    7,602
    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2010
    Messages:
    1,330
    Likes Received:
    2,976
    Trophy Points:
    181
    Just a gimmick. Not even for a niche market or anything, just plain attention grabbing for the OMG value. People want food with integrity. The other menu items they're rolling out could be interesting:

    The rest of Burger King's summer menu includes:
    -- Memphis Pulled Pork BBQ Sandwich.
    -- Carolina BBQ Whopper or Chicken Sandwich.
    -- Texas BBQ Whopper or Chicken Sandwich.
    -- Sweet potato fries.
    -- Frozen Lemonade.

    Their new slogan is 'Taste is King' no longer 'Have It Your Way'. The parent company is going public this month.
     
  6. Thaenatos

    Thaenatos Zero Cool

    Reputations:
    1,566
    Joined:
    May 1, 2006
    Messages:
    5,315
    Likes Received:
    85
    Trophy Points:
    216
    What kind of crazy is this?
     
  7. hockeymass

    hockeymass that one guy

    Reputations:
    1,450
    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2011
    Messages:
    3,683
    Likes Received:
    84
    Trophy Points:
    116
    Exactly. It was the same way with the KFC Double Down. People try it once for the novelty value and it gets everyone talking.

    I will order exactly one of these, eat it, potentially feel ill, and then never look at them again. For science.
     
  8. Thaenatos

    Thaenatos Zero Cool

    Reputations:
    1,566
    Joined:
    May 1, 2006
    Messages:
    5,315
    Likes Received:
    85
    Trophy Points:
    216
    I hate fake BBQ. Always so far off the mark that it comes down to being only a name and nothing taste wise resembles the actual style of BBQ.
     
  9. Kinghong1970

    Kinghong1970 Notebook Deity

    Reputations:
    1,083
    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2006
    Messages:
    817
    Likes Received:
    8
    Trophy Points:
    31
    ok, i was expecting little bits of crunchy bacon sprinkles... but a long slab of bacon will get soggy and greasy...

    bacon is actually an interesting balance to sweets... i've been converted ever since i've tried bacon and chocolate...

    if the bacon bits are crisp... it may be interesting... but not sure with ice cream... bacon + caramel, bacon + fudge... works

    but i don't see myself buying this... i may nuke up some bacon to taste at home though...
     
  10. Tsunade_Hime

    Tsunade_Hime such bacon. wow Super Moderator

    Reputations:
    5,396
    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2010
    Messages:
    10,611
    Likes Received:
    983
    Trophy Points:
    531
    Urban BBQ is great if you've ever been there. There's one in Olney, MD probably the closest one to you.
     
Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page