11 Things You Didn’t Know About Popeyes from 11 Things You Didn’t Know About Popeyes

11 Things You Didn’t Know About Popeyes

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11 Things You Didn’t Know About Popeyes

There’s no shortage of fast food fried chicken out there, but in most people’s minds, only two are in the big leagues: Kentucky Fried Chicken and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen. While KFC has turned its Southern-style chicken into a huge success, Popeyes made a name for itself by being more specific in its Southernness: namely, Louisiana. It’s hard to argue with traditional Cajun dishes and flavorings, and it’s equally hard to argue that Popeyes’ spins on spicy fried chicken, po’ boys, red beans and rice, and jambalaya aren’t a welcome reprieve from the usual ho-hum fast food offerings. But we bet that there’s a lot about Popeyes that you don’t know!