WTF? – Where’s the Food? Food News – 2/5/19

  • SVEDKA is releasing a rosé flavored vodka. The vodka is made with 5% wine and is aimed to give both vodka and rosé fans a fresh take on their favorite drink. You could expect vibrant fruit aromas and strawberry and pineapple flavors. The new flavor is expected to be in stores by the end of the month. (SOURCE)
  • Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and what would be better than an Oreo bouquet from Walmart. The cookie bouquet is made up of 19 large packages of Oreo cookies and is topped with a big red bow and wrapped in cellophane. You can get it now for $71.99. (SOURCE)
  • In more Walmart news, new limited edition Strawberry Twinkies are available for Valentine’s Day. The limited edition Twinkies have a golden sponge cake with a creamy strawberry filling. You could score a box now that has 10 Twinkies for under $3 dollars. (SOURCE)
  • Nestlé Toll House now has a Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwich. The new sandwich consist of chocolate ice cream between two chocolate chip cookies. You can get a box now that includes 7 sandwiches at your favorite grocery store. (SOURCE)
  • BJ’s now sells a 28 pound tub of Pancake Mix. It contains 276 servings, has 444,160 calories and last for 10 years. You won’t have to buy pancake mix again until 2029. The pancake mix is made from high quality flours and all you have to do is add water. You can get this now for $62 dollars. (SOURCE)
  • Applebee’s always has a new Neighborhood Drink of the Month and this month it’s Mardi Gras themed. The drink is a Hurricane. You can get Applebee’s $1 Hurricane now, which is served in a 10 ounce mug and has rum, passion fruit, orange, black cherry and lime juices. The $1 Hurricane will be available until March 5th. (SOURCE)
  • KFC is testing a new fried chicken sandwich that has Cheetos in a bun with a custom made sauce by Frito Lay. The new sandwich is being tested in Virginia, North Carolina and Georgia at the moment. KFC does expect this to go nationwide sometime later this year. (SOURCE)