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11:27 am on June 15, 2012 by Lee Frank Category: reviews No Comments
Taco Bell’s Beefy Nacho Burrito

I’ve been waiting to eat the beefy nacho burrito for way too long it seems. Just as it was announced an supposed to begin, I was poised to eat it on day 1 and much to my despair, it wasn’t available. Today, I got my chance.

12:05 pm on March 15, 2012 by Shawn Parow Category: a queso the munchies, Featured 1 Comment
Doritos Locos Tacos

In the course of fast food history, the big chains have blessed us with a few extra-special concoctions that, upon their availability, absolutely electrified the public. We swoon yearly over the reintroduction of the McRib. KFC’s Double Down sandwich was such a big deal that former NY Times’ food critic Sam Sifton reviewed it. 2012 brings us Taco Bell’s big splash–the Doritos Locos Taco–a Taco Bell taco with a shell flavored like a Nacho Cheese Dorito.

3:30 pm on January 26, 2011 by Lee Frank Category: Nacho News 2 Comments
Taco Bell meat: Burrito half empty or half full?

We’ve been reading articles ALL OVER THE INTERNET about how the meat mixture used at Taco Bell is only 35% meat. From Serious Eats I learned, “According to the USDA, the beef filling for Taco Bell’s tacos must contain at least 40% beef.” That’s gross enough. But to come in below that number is astounding.

9:15 am on February 8, 2010 by Jon Poritsky Category: nachos in the media No Comments
Super Bowl Cho-mmercials

If you woke up on a beer-stained “who dat?” nation floor, then perhaps you missed the really important part of last night’s Super Bowl: the commercials. Nachos were grossly under-represented, but they did offer up a few cameo appearances.