Packaged Food Sweets What's New

Duncan Hines Debuts Valentine’s-Themed Epic Cookie Kit

Whether you’re a fan of Valentine’s Day or dodge Cupid’s arrow like Neo in The Matrix, we can all agree that a decadent dessert is always welcome. Which is why Duncan Hines’ new EPIC Chocolate Sandwich Cookie Kit makes sense whether you’re a lover, hater or anything else in between.

The kit is certainly epic, yet simple enough for baking skills of all levels, with only 4 steps to bake the cookie sandwiches. It also comes with heart-shaped sprinkles to make you feel like a sweetheart with each bite.

Suggested retail price of the EPIC Chocolate Sandwich Cookie Kit is $4.99 and is now hitting retailers and grocers nationwide like Walmart. 

Fast Food Sweets What's New

Dunkin’ Adds Stroopwafel Donut to Its New Winter Menu

Dunkin’ is ready to bring new flavor and excitement to fans this season by debuting new menu items. One of the highlights is an enticing Stroopwafel Donut, which features Dunkin’s classic chocolate frosted donut topped with a mini Stroopwafel cookie that combines caramel between two crunchy wafer cookies.

Imagine literally dunking this tremendous donut in the new Dunkin’ Winter Blend Coffee. What a comforting breakfast, amiright?

Both can also be paired up with other new Dunkn’ winter items like Omelet Bites, Chive & Onion Stuffed Bagel Minis, and a Brown Sugar Oat Iced Latte.

Restaurants Sweets

BJ’s Brings Back the Red Velvet Pizookie Ahead of Valentine’s Day

We’re right in the thick of cuffing season, a month away from its official holiday of Valentine’s Day, so it’s only right that restaurants get ahead of the game by adding menu items based on the occasion.

That’s why BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery is bringing back its one of a kind Red Velvet Pizookie ahead of the lovers’ day. The limited edition dessert is a freshly baked red velvet cookie with a tremendous portion of sweet cream cheese, white chocolate chips and topped with rich vanilla bean ice cream.

The irresistible treat is ready to bust New Year’s resolutions and usher in Valentine’s Day from now until the end of February at all participating BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery locations.

Snacks Sweets What's New

Kit Kat Introduces New Duos Strawberry + Dark Chocolate and THiNS Chocolate Hazelnut

Kit Kat’s giving us not one, but two reasons to celebrate the New Year with new flavors like Strawberry + Chocolate Duos and Chocolate Hazelnut THiNS.

“A new year is always a chance to try new things, so what better way to start than by releasing new Kit Kat flavors?” said Dan Williard, Brand Manager of Kit Kat. “There’s nothing more classic than Kit Kat wafers and chocolate, but Kit Kat Duos Strawberry + Dark Chocolate and Kit Kat THiNS Chocolate Hazelnut bring fresh takes.”

Both new Kit Kat flavors are now available at retailers nationwide and are permanent additions to the lineup.

Packaged Food Sweets

Ben & Jerry’s Debuts Two New Non-Dairy Flavors

Ben & Jerry’s is known for their extensive lineup of certified vegan, non-dairy choices. To usher in the new year, two new flavors will be joining that considerable crew: Bananas Foster and Boom Chocolatta.

Bananas Foster features decadent details like a banana and cinnamon base with almond toffee pieces and a luscious salted caramel core. Boom Chocolatta, on the other hand, is a mocha and caramel frenzy that employs fudge flakes, gluten-free chocolate cookies, and a gluten-free chocolate cookie core.

Both new flavors will be available soon on store shelves for a suggested price of $4.99-5.69.

Alcohol Drinks What's New

Jameson Irish Whiskey Introduces New Jameson Orange

Jameson Orange is a brand new expression from Jameson Irish Whiskey that gives a refreshing, citrusy twist to the classic spirit.

The new offering is a bottle bursting with natural orange flavor that mingles with triple-distilled Jameson Irish Whiskey and clocks in at 30% ABV. With this new Jameson Orange, the door to endless cocktail possibilities is opened.

“The concept behind Jameson Orange was to create a product that would appeal to a growing audience of flavored spirits fans and curious whiskey drinkers, drawing on the quality and integrity of our award-winning triple-distilled Irish whiskey,” said Sona Bajaria, Vice President of Marketing, Jameson at Pernod Ricard USA.

Jameson Orange is now available at retailers and bars nationwide.

What's New

Amp Up The Cozy Vibes at Home With These Campbell’s Soup-Scented Candles

Winter really is prime cozy season and tucking into a warm bowl of soup while staving off the cold is such an ideal kind of comfort. What’s more, the rich smells of winter really amp up the overall sensory experience that the season brings.

A new product from CAMP, the family experience company, and Campbell’s really brings together that whole scene in the form of soup-scented candles.

This new partnership from CAMP and Campbell’s has brought about two limited edition scented candles: Tomato Soup & Grilled Cheese and Chicken Noodle Soup. Light up either one and you’ll instantly transport your warm abode into a comforting vibe.

On January 12th, families can visit or CAMP stores in New York, New Jersey, Dallas and Connecticut to purchase the limited-edition candles, which feature:

  • Two different candle varieties: Tomato Soup & Grilled Cheese features notes of roasted tomato, peppercorn and gooey grilled cheese, while Chicken Noodle Soup features notes of savory chicken, clove and buttery crackers.
  • A miniature ‘Snowbuddy’ keepsake that will be revealed as the candle burns.

These limited edition candles are $24.99 each and what’s great is the overall good it serves: ten percent of net proceeds from total candle sales help benefit Feeding America.

Fast Food What's New

Burger King Is Testing New Toasted Breakfast Sandwiches

Toast is a quintessential component of breakfast. Pair that up with an actual breakfast sandwich and you’re starting your day off in nirvana. Burger King is well aware of this winning formula, which is why they are testing new Toasted Breakfast Sandwiches at locations in Buffalo, New York starting January 13.

Get righteously toasted with the following delicious iterations of Burger King’s breakfast sandwiches:

·       Ham & Cheese: The new Ham & Cheese Toasted Breakfast Sandwich is served with ham and melted American cheese all sandwiched between two toasted slices of bread.

·       Cheese Sausage & Egg: The new Cheesy Sausage & Egg Toasted Breakfast Sandwich is served with a fried egg, sizzling sausage patty, and melted American cheese all sandwiched between two toasted slices of bread.

·       Crispy Chicken: The new Crispy Chicken Toasted Breakfast Sandwich is served with a crispy homestyle chicken fillet and smoky maple glaze all sandwiched between two toasted slices of bread.

Test run for the new Toasted Breakfast Sandwiches is limited, so act quick if you’re trying to start your morning off the right way.