Taco Bell is testing two new menu objects – the “Big Cheez-It Tostada” and the “Big Cheez-It Crunchwrap Supreme” – which characteristic a Cheez-It sq. cracker 16 instances the usual measurement. Naturally, prospects are extra hungry for the large Cheez-It by itself.
The American fast-food chain introduced on Tuesday that it’s partnering with the makers of Cheez-It for the 2 new menu creations. An enormous Cheez-It serves as the bottom for the Big Cheez-It Tostada, topped with Taco Bell’s seasoned beef, bitter cream, tomatoes, lettuce and shredded cheddar cheese for $2.49.
The second merchandise, the Big Cheez-It Crunchwrap Supreme, performs on the restaurant’s authentic Crunchwrap Supreme however has swapped the tostada shell with the outsized Cheez-It cracker, wrapped contained in the tortilla. The wrap consists of its typical components of seasoned beef, nacho cheese sauce, lettuce, bitter cream, and diced tomatoes.
The Big Cheez-It Crunchwrap Supreme is accessible for $4.29 as a digital unique when ordered off the Taco Bell web site or cellular app, whereas the Big Cheez-It Tostada is simply out there at one Taco Bell restaurant situated in Irvine, California.
“There are few things that everyone can agree on…but the iconic flavors from Taco Bell menu items and Cheez-It snacks appeal to all,” stated Liz Matthews, Taco Bell’s chief meals innovation officer in a press launch. “We’re thrilled about this new concept with Cheez-It, which gives our fans the chance to experience the real cheese and crunch they love from both of our brands in a whole new way.”
While information of the 2 Taco Bell objects got here as a shock to many meals lovers, what caught their consideration extra was the large tacky cracker that has been withheld from their style buds till now.
“JUST SELL US THE BIG CHEEZ-IT!” tweeted journalist Patrick Lucas Austin.
“Can we buy the big cheez-it separately,” stated creator Molly Knight.
“Sorry but I’m only interested in a Cheez-It that’s at least 17 times the standard size. Until then don’t waste my time,” wrote tradition reporter David Itzkoff.
In what has been a harrowing week for a lot of Americans, who discovered on Friday that the US Supreme Court determined to overturn Roe v Wade, some Twitter customers took the chance to make gentle of the state of affairs.
“I don’t have rights, but I do have a Cheez-it tostada,” stated creator Lyz Lenz.
“Idk what truth hurts more, that we live in country that has just banned abortion but just released a Crunchwrap Supreme with a cheez-it in it, or the fact that I am definitely going to try it,” tweeted comic Milly Tamarez.
And in fact, the information of an enormous Cheez-It didn’t come with no few stoner jokes too.
“taco bell is making things out of giant cheez-it crackers and in totally unrelated news is also moving all of its restaurants right next to dispensaries,” tweeted one person.
“it’d be so fun to work in the taco bell test kitchen. just getting ripped and saying things like ‘what about a huge cheez-it,’” joked another person.
The newest Taco Bell creation comes after the success of Taco Bell’s partnership with Doritos in 2012, promoting 500 million Doritos Locos Tacos inside a yr of its launch. The Southern California-based firm repeatedly exams its new merchandise in its Irvine headquarters take a look at kitchen earlier than objects change into out there to different Taco Bell areas.