Tag Archives: McDonald’s Japan

  • Cheese Katsu Burger Comes to McDonald’s Japan (Video)

    Cheese Katsu Burger Comes to McDonald’s Japan (Video)

    It’s been a minute since we’ve brought you any additional news from the wild world of Japanese fast food. But the new Cheese Katsu Burger is of interest even if you don’t care about what they do for fast food in Japan, since it represents a novel meld of Eastern and Western fast food traditions. The […]

  • Chocolate Pumpkin Fries Coming to McDonald’s Japan

    Chocolate Pumpkin Fries Coming to McDonald’s Japan

    Ah, autumn. The leaves change colors, the air begins to feel crisper, and the french fries come drizzled in chocolate and pumpkin sauce. Wait, huh? In Japan, anyway, that last part is becoming part of the autumnal experience, with the unveiling of McDonald’s Chocolate Pumpkin Fries. McDonald’s Japan locations will reportedly see the limited-time availability […]

  • Giga Big Mac: Giant Big Mac Upgrade Comes to McDonald’s Japan

    Giga Big Mac: Giant Big Mac Upgrade Comes to McDonald’s Japan

    The trend of colossal fast food monstrosities has kind of run its course in the US, where a slender thread of health-consciousness runs through even the junkiest junk food. But they appear to be just getting warmed up in Japan, where McDonald’s has made western headlines yet again with the unveiling of the Giga Big […]

  • McChocolate Potatoes: Chocolate-Covered Fries Coming to Japan

    McChocolate Potatoes: Chocolate-Covered Fries Coming to Japan

    I’ve long heard about customers at Wendy’s dipping their fries in a chocolate Frosty, but over in Japan another fast food giant is capitalizing on human beings’ latent love of mixing sweet and salty flavors. And since this particular delicacy is called McChocolate Potatoes, I probably don’t have to tell you which restaurant it is. […]