And it’s bangin’ alright.
So what do they have in store (quite literally) for us?
Well, it’s been much-missed among Maccies fans but the Big Tasty will be back in restaurants after a year-long absence, as well as the Big Tasty with bacon. Hurrah!
Priced at £4.29 for the burger or £5.89 for a medium meal, the patty comes topped with Emmental cheese, sliced tomato, lettuce, onion, and the Big Tasty sauce.
It’s also been revealed that there’s a new chicken burger coming to the menu for the festive season.
The Chicken Deluxe contains two pieces of crispy chicken with a zesty tomato relish, cool mayo, cheese, lettuce and red onion rings, all for just £5.19 for the burger or £6.59 for a medium meal.
Of course, no main meal at Maccies would be complete without a tasty dessert:You can cleanse your pallet with a Matchmakers Cool Mint McFlurry topped with chocolate mint sauce and setting you back just £1.39 or 99p for a mini version.
Meanwhile, McDonald’s cheese melt dippers sharebox, which is made up to 12 cheesy bites, is set for a Christmas update.
For a limited time only, the cheese dippers will be made with camembert cheese, served with a tangy tomato dip.
The the Cheese Melt Dippers share box is £4.49 and the Cheese Melt Dippers are just £1.69.
Ben Fox, Marketing Director, McDonald’s UK and Ireland said: “We’re all about making people’s lives easier at Christmas and having familiar favourites like the Big Tasty and Matchmakers Cool Mint McFlurry on menus when the festive season can feel so chaotic does just that.
“For 2019 we are excited to be combining these firm favourites with the Chicken Deluxe too – a delicious new addition to the menu which we know our customers will love.”
Maccies really are on a roll at the ‘mo – after releasing their brilliant festive ad.
McDonald’s are playing to win this year with the adorable ‘Archie the reindeer’. Excitable Edgar best watch his back.
After a delivering with their ad in 2018, it looks the fast-food giant has served up something special once again this Christmas – sticking with last year’s reindeer theme. The ad is currently doing the rounds online now – propelling Archie to international levels of Christmas stardom already.
Check it out:
McDonald’s are taking their Christmas marketing plans to another level this year by promising to give out free ‘Reindeer Treats on Christmas Eve, bringing the magic of the ‘Archie the reindeer’ ad to life for the whole family.
Ben Fox, the Marketing Director for McDonald’s UK and Ireland said:
“We’re proud of the role we play in getting the nation Reindeer Ready each Christmas and this year is no exception.
“We’re celebrating the magic of Christmas through the eyes of Ellie, an imaginative little girl, in an advert which illustrates scenes recognised by parents across the country, as the whole family comes together to get Reindeer ready. We hope the public enjoy Ellie and Archie’s adventure as much as we do.”
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