America runs on bacon. Wait, that's not it. American runs on Dunkin' and Dunkin' is about to drop a new menu item that's perfect for all the bacon lovers out there. Starting Thursday (February 27), bacon will be available at Dunkin' restaurants nationwide. You may be thinking "I can already get bacon at Dunkin'" and you are correct about that. Dunkin' offers a ton of menu items already that include bacon, such as the bacon egg and cheese sandwiches and wake up wraps. This new menu item, however, is literally just an order of bacon.
Snackin' Bacon consists of eight half-strips of bacon wrapped up in a Dunkin' branded sleeve. The bacon is Snackin' Bacon isn't your grandma's bacon, either. This bacon has been smoked with natural cherrywood. It's then treated to a sweet and savory blend of brown sugar and black pepper seasoning. Sounds delicious, right?
Fans of Dunkin's Sweet Black Pepper Bacon Breakfast Sandwich will recognize the flavors in Snackin' Bacon. According to Dunkin', the bacon in both menu items is prepared the same way. So, if you ever ordered the Sweet Black Pepper Bacon Breakfast Sandwich and wished you could have more of the sweet-yet-savory bacon, this menu item will do just the trick.
"Here at Dunkin', we've been working hard to formulate the perfect afternoon pick-me-up and really, what's better than a bag full of bacon?" the company said in a blog post. "With its classic flavors featured in everything from toothpaste to vodka, bacon is a phenomenon. But, at Dunkin', we believe the best way to enjoy bacon is simple: eat it."
Will you be giving Snackin' Bacon a try?