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Tasting McDonald’s Frozen Strawberry Lemonade [VIDEO]

Last week we tasted the Triple Double Oreo. This week, we got our annoying little paws on McDonald’s Frozen Strawberry Lemonade. For some reason, we felt it necessary to run a durability test alongside the obvious taste test. If the video below doesn’t bode well with you, but you still want to fill your mind with Frozen Strawberry Lemonade knowledge, you can read about The Voice Behind McDonald’s Frozen Strawberry Lemonade Commercials.

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Hit-Or-Miss

The Voice Behind McDonald’s Frozen Strawberry Lemonade Commercials

Earlier this month, McDonald’s officially announced the national launch of their Frozen Strawberry Lemonade. Shortly after, the brand let loose their full fledged marketing campaign for the frozen summer drink, spanning both web and video, starring a sour and depthful-looking talking lemon.

Shortly after the campaign hit the airwaves and took over the McDonald’s website, we inquired with representatives of the campaign to verify the voice over actor behind the talking lemon. Indeed, Steven Schirripa…more popularly known as Bobby “Bacala” Baccalieri from the HBO series The Sopranos.

A little gangster swagger paralleling the sour flavors in the new Frozen Strawberry Lemonade? Sounds rather fitting. For those that aren’t familiar with Bobby Baccalieri’s work on The Sopranos, here’s a taste:

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Fast Food

McDonald’s Officially Announces Frozen Strawberry Lemonade

Starting Monday, May 9th, McDonald’s will nationally launch their latest addition to the McCafé beverage line – Frozen Strawberry Lemonade. The drink, initially spotted in testing at a Jacksonville, FL location is a 270-calorie frozen slush that boasts a sweet, tangy hybrid of strawberry flavored syrup into a lemonade base. Just in time for the summer season? Yes, just in time for the summer season.