Ah, the circle of life. So beautiful. So sad. So deep-fried.
The fast food industry features an ever-revolving door of offerings designed to appeal to fickle tastebuds and capitalize on trends. But between limited-time offers that didn’t quite make the cut—and long-time dishes whose time had come—we lost quite a few offerings this year.
Some, we’ll miss. Others… not so much.
1. McDonald’s Angus Third-Pounder Burgers
It was just your time, Angus Third-Pounders. Well, that and the fact that your “premium” price tag of $4.49 couldn’t compete with McDonald’s cheaper offerings. We hardly knew ye, Third-Pounders.
2. KFC’s Double Down
If ever there was a sandwich that needed to be wiped from the face of the earth, it’s the Double Down. OK, that’s a little harsh. But when the limited-time offer—a bunless creation comprising bacon, two types of melted cheese, and a “secret” sauce sandwiched between two fried chicken patties—dropped off the radar and a KFC spokesman got evasive about whether it'sRead More »from 7 Fast Food Items We're Sorry (and Not So Sorry) Disappeared in 2013