Twitter c/o McDonald’s
McDonald’s is trying to draw customers with another new menu creation, but this one is receiving a warm welcome (unlike artisan burgers): sweet potato fries.The Golden Arches are currently testing out sweet potato fries as a side menu item on menus in Amarillo, Texas. If all goes well, we could soon start seeing these new fried favorites in McDonald’s locations nationwide.
— McD TX Panhandle (@McD_TXPanhandle) October 21, 2015
“Sweet potato fries are being tested in some Create Your Taste test restaurants in Amarillo, and we’re gathering valuable customer feedback on them,” a company spokesperson told Eater.
Naturally, people are pretty excited about the prospect of getting their sweet potato nosh on at McD’s:
McDonald’s are trialling sweet potato fries, so get excited https://t.co/xNO84zEn9U
— Mark Dalton (@TheMarkDalton) October 23, 2015
Are @McDonalds really trialing Sweet Potato fries... If so, I love you mc donalds , I will spend all my money on foooooddd!!!
— Jodie Foster (@JodieWodie_23) October 23, 2015
Sweet potato fries in Mc Donald's will be heaven
— Ryman (@ryancarrick) October 23, 2015