Popeyes to debut hen nuggets ‘not like something you’ll have skilled earlier than’
(NEXSTAR) – After releasing its “game-changing” hen sandwich in 2019, Popeyes is now hoping to construct a greater nugget.
Popeyes has introduced the upcoming debut of its Popeyes Hen Nuggets, to be obtainable at eating places throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico as of July 27. The brand-new nuggets can even be made with lots of the similar recipe strategies and components as Popeyes’ wildly standard hen sandwich.
The thought, in response to Popeyes, is to “reset” the usual for a hen nugget.
“Identical to our game-changing Hen Sandwich, our new Hen Nuggets are not like something you’ll have skilled earlier than,” Sami Siddiqui, president of Popeyes Americas, mentioned in a press launch issued Tuesday.
“We consider that these piece(s) of crunchy, juicy scrumptious hen can have visitors query how they ever loved hen nuggets earlier than this,” Siddiqui added.
Identical to its hen sandwiches — or actually any of its hen choices — Popeyes says its new white-meat nuggets can be made with its signature mix of spices, after which hand-battered and breaded utilizing “a particular flour and batter system” earlier than frying.
Amy Alarcon, the vice chairman of culinary innovation at Popeyes, spoke on behalf of the model in Tuesday’s press launch when she claimed, “We predict we did it once more with Hen Nuggets.”
The Popeyes Hen Sandwich initially debuted in August 2019 solely to promote out weeks later amid nationwide demand. The restaurant chain finally introduced again the sandwich, including it to the everlasting menu.