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Dunkin' Donuts: Toasted Pizzas & Flatbread Sandwiches

As part of its ongoing and agressive expansion, Dunkin’ Donuts has branched out and included a new series of items to its menu including personal pizzas and toasted flat bread sandwiches! On a sidenote, taking a look at the nutritional value of the flatbread sandwich, seems like it might be a tasty and (more) healthy alternative to your normal fast food fare. Check out the Dunkin’ Donuts website for more information regarding these toasty menu additions.

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Joey Chestnut Defends the Yellow Mustard Belt

In its 93rd annual contest, the Nathan’s International July Fourth Hot Dog Eating Contest paired up arguably two of the most debated competitive eaters this past weekend. With a host of anticipation, months and months of training, and new rulebook updates, this battle went down to the wire.

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Free Chick-Fil-A! / Cow Appreciation Day

Chick-Fil-A, in their latest run to the top of the quality fast food chicken game, have brought to the table what they refer to as “Cow Appreciation Day“. On July 11th, 2008, dress up like a cow and head over to your nearest Chick-Fil-A to snag a free meal. If you’re dressed from head to hoof, like a cow, you will earn an entire combo meal! Moooooooo!

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The Buffet – Golden Nugget Hotel

This past 4th of July weekend was spent with some of the crew out in the beautiful heat of Las Vegas, NV, miles and miles away from our quaint Orange County bubble. Between shootin’ dice, drinkin’ and aimlessly roamin’ the streets…on our final day we decided to get out of the rush of the strip and head on over to downtown Las Vegas…home of one of my favorite hotels in the entire city, the Golden Nugget. Within the walls of the Golden Nugget is where the magic truly happens, at a restaurant confidently named, “The Buffet“.

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Alberto's

Before meeting up with the crowds to catch a midnight showing of last week’s fabulous Pixar animated Wall-E, foodbeast field correspondent Mang and I decided it would only be proper to swing by the always open “Alberto’s”, in Anaheim, CA.

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Re-Opening

For those readers who had paid us a visit over the past few days, I would like to extend an apology for the down time and the above image that was displayed. The explanation behind the downtime was in order to prepare for the upgraded layout of which you are currently viewing! Due to the flattering growth in readership, we deemed it necessary to give the website a few cosmetic tweaks alongside some added functionality! We read up on everyone’s e-mails and comments and definitely took them to heart. The archives can now be searched and browsed via the right hand navigation. From the crew here at Food Beast, we hope you all enjoy the website and thanks so much for reading and spreading the word! Have a happy and safe 4th of July!

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Free Food at Souplantation

A while back we confessed our love for Souplantation. Today, more good news. To celebrate their 30th anniversary, Souplantation and their sister restaurant Sweet Tomatoes are giving away 30 free meals to 30 people. 30 meals each to 30 winners. That’s like 900 meals! All you have to do is write in 200 words or less why you or someone you know is remarkable. You can write about memories, stories, traditions…anything that you feel is remarkable about that person. Click here for your chance to win!

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Instant Noodle Perfect Timer

This is one nifty gadget. It’s the Insant Noodle Perfecting Timer. Don’t think too hard about what this contraption does. It counts down the time until your instant noodles are perfectly cooked, and then let’s you know with an LED light. Perfect for when you’re really tired and can’t just look at the clock. $25 gizmo for 25¢ noodles? Sign me up!

Via [Technabob]