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Thomas’ Gets Sweet And Savory With New Maple Bacon English Muffins

When we need a quick breakfast fix, nothing beats a smooth pat of butter over a freshly-toasted English Muffin. Seriously, it takes less than a minute and you’ll be out the door and on the road in the blink of an eye.

In honor of National English Muffin Day, Thomas’ released a limited-time flavor that’s sure to pique the interest of any breakfast lover.

The new Bacon Buttermilk Pancake English Muffins boast the sweet maple taste of buttermilk pancakes with the savory treat of tiny bacon-flavored bits.

If you do have a few minutes to spare in the morning, we highly recommend throwing a fried egg and some sharp cheddar onto a toasted English Muffin. You’ll pretty much have all the flavor components of a breakfast platter in sandwich form.

Not a bad start to your day.

You can find the new Bacon Buttermilk Pancake English Muffins at participating grocery retailers nationwide through May 21.

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Packaged Food

Thomas Has New Salted Caramel English Muffins

Salted Caramel English Muffin

With salted caramel taking new forms from ice cream to lattes and beyond, it’s not surprising that Thomas has decided to develop a salted caramel flavor. The limited-edition flavor will soon be available in two different 6-pack products, bagels and English muffins.

I tried the English muffin version. For my first taste I popped the muffin into the toaster and spread butter on it just as I would with a normal English muffin.

There seem to be little chunks of salted caramel in the English muffin itself as you can see here. Other than that, they look fairly similar to normal Thomas English muffins. The chunks are apparently similar to their limited edition pumpkin spice English muffins and bagels which have pumpkin chunks.

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The chunks definitely drew some doubt into me that there would be strong flavor, or a flavor recognizable as salted caramel would be there at all.

After my first bite, my mouth was overwhelmed with the taste of salted caramel. My skepticism was dead wrong. I probably should have realized this, but I wasn’t expecting to be so completely overwhelmed by the sweetness.

I do think that either the butter or toasting helped bring out the flavor. Later, after my mouth was a little less overwhelmed with caramel flavor, I did try another one. This time plain not bothering to alter it in any way and it was definitely less overwhelming flavor wise. The salted caramel flavor was still there but it was nowhere near as prominent, although this might be better for people who don’t want something as overwhelmingly sweet.

The English muffins will be sold at about $4.49 and have 150 calories per serving with 1 gram of fact and sold at about $4.49. The bagels will be sold at $4.79 and have 260 calories per serving with 1.5 grams of fat.

Salted Caramel lovers can get their sweet tooth ready for June 27 when the limited edition flavor will begin to be available in stores nationwide in both its English muffin and bagel forms. They will be available until mid-October.

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Cravings

Peameal Bacon and Kimchi Breakfast Muffin

McDonald’s breakfast menu ain’t got nothing on this business! West coast meats east coast in this breakfast dish, kimchi combined with bacon, mayo, cheddar cheese, jack cheese, inside of a toasted breakfast muffin! Maybe those fat ass cops should lay off the donuts and diversify their grub with good eats like this. (Thx closetcooking)


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Hit-Or-Miss

Pic of the Day: Chipotle Burger

‘Minced chipotle chiles spice up grilled hamburgers with a touch of smoky heat; English muffins sandwich the juicy patties just right’.