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Satisfries Are Free At Burger King On Saturday October 12th & Sunday October 13th

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On October 12th and 13th, Burger King is giving away its new Satisfries.  All customers who visit Burger King during the hours fries would normally be served, will get a free order. No coupons. No ID cards.  No questions. Although, it is a one-per-customer limit.

The new, crinkle-cut fries debuted last week. The fries have 30% less fat and 20% fewer calories than Burger King’s current fries. A small serving of BK’s Satisfries comes in at 270 calories with 11 grams of fat. That compares to 340 calories and 15 grams of fat for a small serving of its classic fries. There is no change in ingredients for the new fries, but the fries absorb less oil, so they have fewer calories.

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Burger King New Fries: Lower Calorie, Crinkle-Cut ‘Satisfries’ Added To Menu

After unveiling its $1 French fry burger, Burger King isn’t done adding items to its menu. In an effort to add healthier options, BK announced its new lower calorie, crinkle-cut fries, “Satisfries,” on Monday.

“Satisfries” contain 190 calories and 8 grams of fat, which Burger King said is 30 percent fewer calories and 40 percent less fat than a serving of rival McDonald’s fries. The new fries have 270 calories, compared with 340 for a small order of regular fries.

The fries will hit Burger Kings on Tuesday at just 30 cents more than a regular order of French fries; “Satisfries” will cost $1.89 compared to $1.59 for regular fries.

“Satisfries” have fewer calories and less fat thanks to a new batter recipe and a crinkle-cut that doesn’t absorb as much oil in the frying process, the company said.

Burger King, though, said customers and fast food lovers alike will notice no difference in taste. The Daily Beast, which posted a review of the fries, agreed.

The impact of adding these fries will be huge since one in two Burger King customers order fries, for 56 million orders monthly. The move comes as consumer advocate groups pressure the U.S. food and beverage industry, especially fast-food chains, to offer healthier alternatives, since one-third of Americans are obese, Reuters reported.

Last month, Burger King unveiled its new “French Fry Burger,” costing $1 that consists of a standard burger topped with four French fries.

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