Taco Bell introduced their $1 Nacho Fries on Thursday, January 25, 2018.
The medium-cut fries are covered in spicy taco-like seasoning and come with a side of nacho cheese for dipping. They are available a la carte for $1. The fries will also be served Supreme for $2.49 or Bell Grande for $3.49, topped with Taco Bell add-ons including beef, Pico de Gallo, nacho cheese and sour cream.
Bonus features include a $5 box with fries, a Doritos® Locos Taco, a Cheesy Gordita Crunch and Medium Drink.
Reviews on Facebook are mostly positive.
“The most-anticipated menu item release of the year will be available crisped to perfection with bold Mexican seasoning and served with a dippable side of warm Nacho Cheese,” Taco Bell said in the Nacho Fries announcement.
“In their leading role, Nacho Fries demonstrate Taco Bell’s continued commitment to delivering amazing value for just a dollar in a way only they can. Nacho Fries come off the heels of Taco Bell’s shared plans to introduce 20 $1 items on menus nationwide and in test markets this year, on top of 20 mainstay menu items for just $1.”
Fans are encouraged to follow along leading up to the release of Nacho Fries using the hashtag #NachoFries.
About Taco Bell (from Wikipedia)
Taco Bell is an American chain of fast-food restaurants based in Irvine, California. A subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc., they serve a variety of Tex-Mex foods, including tacos, burritos, quesadillas, nachos, other specialty items, and a variety of “value menu” items.
Taco Bell serves more than 2 billion customers each year at 7,000 restaurants, more than 80 percent of which are owned and operated by independent franchisees and licensees.