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KFC Corporation

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2014

    Tucker Duke's Summer Brewmaster Series Offers Multi-Course Dinners Paired With Craft Beer

    Burger joint Tucker Duke's Lunchbox in Deerfield Beach is striving to marry America's comfort food with it's comfort beverage of choice, beer, for a series of craft beer oriented multi-course dinners. Starting on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 8:00 PM, the small and local establishment run by Cutthroat K ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2014

    KFC Now Sells Fried Chicken Corsages For Prom (Video)

    We get it...everyone loves fried chicken. It's golden crispy shell hides moist, slightly salty meat. It's savory, juicy, and decadent. Plus...fried. But there's got to be a limit to our eternal love for a bucket of finger lickin' goodness. Or is there? Do we love fried chicken so much we'd wear it ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 20, 2014
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    February 18, 2014

    Indian American Restaurant in Davie Is Truly International

    Nihari is a traditional Pakistani dish with cubes of tender beef served in a bubbling, aromatic brown stew. Boneless beef is slow-cooked for six hours with julienned ginger and jalapeños in a fragrant sauce of peppercorns, cloves, cinnamon, cumin seeds, and cardamom seeds known as garam masala. It ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2013

    Orlando Company Wants to Purchase Mangos Restaurant and Lounge on Las Olas

    Mangos Restaurant and Lounge, the iconic island-style restaurant and lounge on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale, may be in the process of being bought out by Big Three Restaurants Inc. The Orlando corporation is in the business of owning and operating franchise restaurants. Big Three is an ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2012

    Michael Venditto, Boca Raton Cheerleading Coach, Arrested on Sexual Battery Charges

    Michael Venditto, a Boca Raton cheerleading coach, was arrested Wednesday on charges of sexual battery and unlawful sexual activity involving two teenage girls, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. Venditto, 27, is charged with unlawful sexual activity with one of his 17-year-old ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day: Celebs Weigh In

    Mike Huckabee has called for fans of "free speech" to celebrate today, August 1, as Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day. As the Fox News pundit, Southern Baptist minister, and politician said on his website and Facebook page: "Let's affirm a business that operates on Christian principles and whose executiv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2011

    Epic Meal Time Herman Cain Edition: Fast Food Pizza (Video)

    Republican Party? Pizza Party!​Since we're all impatiently awaiting Herman Cain's important announcement today, we decided to figure out possible public relations strategies for Cain to get back into the good graces of the American public.Cain has a background in managing a fast food chain and a p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    Colonel Sanders' Secret Manuscript Found After 40 Years: What a Coincidence

    Yum BrandsColonel Sanders' manuscript was found after 40 years​Kentucky Fried Chicken announced the discovery of an unpublished "food autobiography" written by chicken king Colonel Harland Sanders more than 40 years ago.The manuscript was found by 30-year employee Amy Sherwood, who found the manus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Herman Cain Sings About Pizza

    Herman Cain still has a relationship with pizza​Presidential hopeful Herman Cain is turning into the breakout candidate for the Republican nod in 2012. The former head of Godfather's Pizza is now best known for his proposed 9-9-9 tax plan that would have all Americans paying a flat business, inco ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Which is Worse: KFC's New Cheesy Bacon Bowl or a Frito Pie?

    Casserole comebacks aren't just for fat-basking Paula Dean, as fast food and sit-down restaurants continue to introduce them in the form of pies and bowls. Yesterday Eater.com reported Kentucky Fried Chicken's newest gutbomb, the Cheesy Bacon Bowl, an amalgamation of mashed potatoes, fried chicken, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    Not Just For Dessert, Fast Food Minis Are A Whole Meal

    ​USA Today reports on the mini-dessert trend, which includes today's rollout at Baskin Robbins of the four bite cake-and-ice-cream dessert that fits in the palm of a hand. While fine and mid-range dining restaurants have featured mini sweets for decades, the trend is finally hitting the mass ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2011

    Free Popcorn Chicken at KFC Today

    Kentucky Fried ChickenGet a free popcorn chicken when you join the KFC e-mail club today.​Here's something to make your Monday a little less painful - free lunch.When you sign up for the Colonel's e-mail club, you'll receive a coupon for a free popcorn chicken, courtesy of Kentucky Fried Chicken, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Real Food Products That Only Sound Like a Joke

    The (totally genuine, but now off-the-market) sports energy drink your 8-year-old self could only dream of.​Snack foods that all but promise to send you to the emergency room. Fast-food items that invoke natural disasters and use meat in place of grains. Bacon dishes that require weaving skills. A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Numerous KFC Stores Shutting Down Across Broward

    Finger lickin' gone? Information is sketchy right now, but reports are coming in that Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurants at more than 20 locations in Broward County are being shut down as I type this. The only confirmed shutdown so far is at the KFC at 815 Hallandale Beach Boulevard. I called the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    The Facebook Page of Egypt's Protesters

    Facebook.comKhaled Said, whom police beat to death.​As the Obama administration calls for an incremental transition of power in Eqypt and South Florida protesters join the rallying cry to overthrow President Hosni Mubarak, it's becoming more and more difficult to understand what ordinary Egyptians ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Oprah Winfrey: Vegan Ally

    Alan Light / flickrOprah is a friend to veggies everywhere.​​Whether it was going to court to face the beef industry in the late '90s, dedicating episodes of her talk show to behind-the-scenes looks at factory farms, or taking viewers on a grocery-store run for dairy-free junk food with Alicia S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Obama Lookalike Sells KFC Fish Sandwich in China

    Laine Doss Obama Hopes for Fish Sandwich​Kentucky Fried Chicken in China is certainly different than here in the states.  Here in the states, KFC sells buckets of chicken suitable for eating. In China, however, KFC apparently sells giant fish sandwiches suitable for squashing Democrat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    Rok: Brgr Gastropub in Fort Lauderdale Good Enough to Survive Burger Trend

    Photos courteys Rok: BrgrBurger joints live or die on one dish, and this one's a good one.​There's a scene from a 1981 episode of "Little House on the Prairie" (my sister made me watch it) with a man in a white suit, hat, and Fu Manchu goatee who pulls up to the town's restaurant. He proposes turn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2010

    Health Inspectors Fry KFC for Sewage Leaks

    ​Health inspectors have been busy little bees over the past month, tracking down kitchen nightmares like Gordon Ramsay on a coke binge. Their latest haul: a KFC location in Oakland Park that found itself in deep water -- literally. Want to check out restaurant records for yourself? Search the Flor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    More on the KFC Double Down: Shameless Promotion for a Shameless Food

    KFC's websiteKFC is using college girls' buns to promote its bunless sandwich​The Double Down is not a sandwich -- because it lacks one of the major ingredients in a sandwich: bread! Great -- more reason for terrorists to hate us. America: Land of the free, home of the bread-less "sandwich" compri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2010

    Eating Around the Blog-o-Sphere

    Got an interesting post or bit of news to share? Email it to Charlie and we'll include it in Eating Around the Blog-o-Sphere. Anthony Bourdain dishes on his blog about the 100th episode of No Reservations, which aired Monday night and featured Paris. Michael Ruhlman, food writer and good b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2010

    "I Ate the KFC Double Down" and 25 Other Reasons to Hate Myself

    John LinnInto the belly of the beast...​I did it. In the interest of the blog (and curiosity), I tried the new KFC Double Down.  The "sandwich," featuring fried chicken breast strips in place of buns, is being marketed as an excessive, meaty, egregious offering. And it is. I ate one for lunch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    OMFG, It's the KFC Double Down -- Updated

    ​Update: I just received word that the nutrition education director for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, Susan Levine, has issued a letter to Yum! Brands Inc. (operators of KFC) urging the chain not to advertise the Double Down to children. The letter claims the fat-laden sandwic ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 25, 2010
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    February 23, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Fried Chicken From Fran's Chicken Haven

    ​As a countdown to the Best Of Broward Palm Beach 2010, coming in May, Clean Plate Charlie is serving up a hundred of our favorite dishes in South Florida. Send your own nominations to John.Linn@BrowardPalmBeach.com.

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2009

    Reviewing the Chains: Grilled Chicken at KFC

    ​Today, I'm trying to "unthink" lunch. KFC launched a line of healthier grilled chicken options a few months ago, and it's about time Clean Plate Charlie gives it a try. I've never been a fan of KFC. It's chicken is always far too greasy, sitting under heat lamps for a couple of days more than I'm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2009

    Reviewing the Chains: Bacon Cheesy Potato Burrito at Taco Bell

    ​I'm certainly not the first person to notice that Taco Bell primarily has about five ingredients: Beef (sometimes ground, sometimes in larger chunks and called steak), chicken, tortillas, rice, and cheese. Every couple weeks, the powers that be at Taco Bell headquarters will come up with a new co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2009

    Bad News All Over Department

    the precocious acquisition of joyFood related bad news is everywhere this morning, beginning with this story: Money doesn't buy happiness, as we know. But evidently fast food does. Researches at the University of Arkansas teamed up with the University of Taiwan to extrapolate from a long term study ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2008

    Booze Hound - BYOBooze

    I know it’s been a while since you BYOBed -- like in high school, back when you used to sneak-sip Special Brews on some public beach on Key Biscayne while discussing the ever-important topic of whether to get a belly-ring, a fairy tattooed on your lower back, or just blow all of your hard-earned D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2008

    Herald Health Tips

    This past week the Miami Herald’s “Diet and Nutrition” page featured a “Nutrition Quiz” that touted the benefits of niacin. These include raising “good” HDL cholesterol by as much as 35% -- “plus, it purportedly helps your skin and hair”. What specific foods does this quiz -- which ... More >>

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    October 14, 2008
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    July 24, 2008
  • Dining

    March 13, 2008
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    December 27, 2007

    It's the Sauce, Stupid!

    Hurricane takes the wing world by storm

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2007
  • Dining

    April 12, 2007

    A Gourmet in Party Central

    Chef Hammi gets fresh at Himmarshee

  • Calendar

    April 27, 2006

    Chain-Scape

    It's a mall world after all

  • Culture

    December 15, 2005

    The 'Toon Age, Embalmed

    Try to skip the footnotes at the Art and Culture Center show and look at the pictures

  • Calendar

    January 20, 2005
  • Dining

    October 14, 2004
  • Calendar

    October 9, 2003

    Symphony of Distortion

    Cuter than a laundry basket full of kittens

  • Calendar

    July 31, 2003

    Bug Out

    Who are you calling a lepidopteran?

  • Dining

    August 30, 2001

    What a Mouthful!

    With the founding of his own steak house, Howard Schnellenberger has finally arrived

  • Dining

    June 14, 2001

    Basic Extinct

    The food at Gryphon is bad, the service is worse. If management doesn't start caring, the Cooper City restaurant won't last long.

  • Dining

    May 3, 2001

    Foodstuff

    Fran's Chicken Haven

  • Film

    June 22, 2000

    Coop d'État

    Chicken Run

  • Dining

    February 3, 2000

    Win, Lose, or Thai

    The Red Thai Room

  • News

    April 15, 1999

    Undercurrents

    No fast-food drive-thrus

  • News

    January 29, 1998
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