McDonald’s Introduces Chocolate-Covered French Fries To Japan – Design You Trust

McDonald’s Introduces Chocolate-Covered French Fries To Japan

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Photo: Brian Ashcraft / Kotaku

McDonald’s is attempting to reverse its sagging fortunes in Japan with the launch this week of a new menu item: french fries smothered in chocolate sauce.

h/t: rocketnews24, theguardian, kotaku

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Photo: Brian Ashcraft / Kotaku

“Customers will find McChoco Potatoes enjoyable for different occasions, as it also makes for a great dessert. The combination creates a wonderful salty and sweet harmonious taste,” the company said in a press release.

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Photo: Brian Ashcraft / Kotaku

Early reviews suggest the combination, while perhaps not to everyone’s taste, works surprisingly well.

“Salt and chocolate complement each other quite well,” Brian Ashcraft wrote on the Kotaku website.

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Photo: Brian Ashcraft / Kotaku

“Since the fries are served hot, when you squirt on the sauce, the warm fries heat up the sauce. This causes the chocolate smell to become even stronger and more noticeable.”

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Photo: Brian Ashcraft / Kotaku

Japanese consumers won’t be able to indulge their sweet tooth for long, however: the chocolate fries will only be available until around mid-February, according to Rocket News.

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Photo: Brian Ashcraft / Kotaku


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