IHOP is making a scorching aspect dish the principle entrée.
Bacon is getting its personal menu on the pancake home with a thick-cut, steakhouse-style number of the breakfast staple slathered in maple glaze, IHOP introduced Tuesday.
The “Bacon Obsession” menu options bacon the chain describes as “five times thicker” than its common bacon. And whereas the breakfast meat will be ordered solo, IHOP additionally has it featured on new menu gadgets just like the Steakhouse Premium Bacon Burger and a Maple Bacon Milkshake.
The breakfast staple will likely be served all day by means of June 13. IHOP’s menu may even embody Candied Bacon Pancakes which are loaded with hickory-smoked bacon bits; a Steakhouse BLT; Bacon Lovers Combo, that are two Candied Bacon Pancakes with slabs of the thick-cut breakfast meat; and the Oreo ‘N Bacon Waffle Sundae amongst different gadgets.
“As guests begin to return to restaurants, we know they’re looking for broadly appealing and familiar comfort foods, as well as new ways to enjoy classic favorites, and bacon is the perfect option that fits both needs,” Jay Johns, President at IHOP, mentioned in a press release.
IHOP teased the discharge of its “premium” thick-cut bacon on social media, main some meals critics to deal with the hype.
“I would argue that bigger bacon is the same as bacon and not bigger than bacon,” one consumer remarked on Twitter on the chain’s advert for “bigger bacon.”
Another added, “The only thing better than bacon would maybe be a nice steak.”