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KFC Double Down Is Coming Back Day After 4/20

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.16.2014 | Business

KFC is doubling down on one of its most questionable menu items. The Double Down, a bacon and cheese monstrosity sandwiched between two fried chick...

How The Double Down Went Global

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 03.12.2013 | Business

Back in April of 2010, the media was fast to descend on KFC's Double Down following the sandwich's debut in U.S. stores. Gleeful attacks on the bunles...

PHOTOS: An Even More Intense Double Down

Posted 02.01.2013 | Food

Thought America was home to the world's most gluttonous and over-the-top sandwich creations? Not any more. KFC Japan has just one upped the Americans....

5 Crazy Food Gimmicks That Just Might Work

The Stir | Posted 06.16.2012 | Food
The Stir

I can't help but wonder who is eating this stuff. Anyone? Do these gimmicks increase sales, or just get people chattering away on the Internets? Would you eat/drink these five items based on these crazy gimmicks?

KFC's Double Down Lands In New Zealand, Declared As 'Crime Against Food'

Posted 07.09.2011 | Food

KFC's Double Down will be unveiled in 93 New Zealand stores tomorrow and controversy has already been brewing. TV cook Annabelle White calls the bunle...

The Worst Fast Food Creations Of 2010

The Stir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
The Stir

Fast food isn't good for us -- that we know. But there are some particular menu items that came out in 2010 that were bound and determined to repulse ...

KFC Pays College Women To Wear 'Double Down' Pants

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Six months after the debut of KFC's Double Down marketers are focusing less on the sodium-laced sandwich's culinary assets and more on those of its co...

KFC Advertises Bunless Sandwich On College Coed's Buns

Slashfood | Nicki Gostin, Posted Sep 22nd 2010 @ 11:00AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Fast-food behemoth KFC has sunk to new lows, literally: They've hired female college students dressed in red sweats with the Double Down logo emblazon...

Denny's Fried Cheese Melt Sandwich: Mozzarella Sticks In A Grilled Cheese

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Denny's has officially hopped aboard the Absurd Sandwich bandwagon with the release of their fried cheese melt. The new sandwich addition to its valu...

Colbert's 'Thought For Food' Tackles 'Kentucky Tuna', Competitive Eating, Excessive Sandwiches

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Stephen Colbert presented a "Thought For Food" segment last night, touching on hot food issues of the day: obesity, Asian carp, last weekend's Coney I...

Fastfood Meals For Failures

cracked.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

If you're anything like me, absolutely everything that you see, smell and feel is a chilling reminder that this Earth is a cold, unfeeling timebomb th...

"Pancake Stackers": IHOP Doubles Down With Pancake-Sandwiched Cheesecake (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Seventeen days after KFC launched its infamous double down creation to a storm of coverage and opinions, IHOP is introducing its effort at grabbing he...

KFC Doublicious: Double Down Followup Uses "Sweet Hawaiian Bread" (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

It looks like KFC is hopping on its own bandwagon with the KFC Doublicious sandwich. The fast food megachain is preparing to roll out the new sandwich...

Challenger To The KFC Double Down Throne?

Slashfood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

KFC's Double Down sandwich couldn't hold the spotlight forever...we knew it was only a matter of time before someone pushed the envelope even further....

Krispy Kreme KFC Double Down: Doughnut As Bun Makes "Luther Double Down" (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Luther Double Down: Krispy Kreme Doughnut Added As Bun To KFC Double Down

DOUBLE DOWN...For Vegetarians

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With all the hype surrounding KFC's meaty and breadless "Double-Down" sandwich, it is only natural that vegetarians (and those who don't dig heart att...

KFC's Double Down, Their Latest Double Cross

Christina Pirello | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christina Pirello

KFC is to food what Glenn Beck is to truth and it's about time we woke up and saw that. Their insidious ad campaigns always show the healthiest, fittest and most vibrant people eating their unhealthy fare.

KFC Double Down Unhealthies Sandwich Ever? Nate Silver Breaks Down The Numbers

Nate Silver | fivethirtyeight.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

[The Double Down's] 540 calories contain 145 milligrams of cholesterol (more than twice that of the Big Mac and about half of the USDA's daily allowan...

KFC vs. Chick-Fil-A: The Colonel Losing Market Share Despite Double Down, Other Gimmicks

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Chick-Fil-A Hones In on KFC Market Share Despite Double Down, Other Gimmicks KFC vs. Chick-Fil-A: The Colonel Losing Market Share Despite Double Down, Other Gimmicks

37 Things Worse Than The KFC Double Down

Mark Morford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Mark Morford

Last week's column on the gut-clenching KFC Double Down got me thinking. What else can you shove into your body if you really despise yourself? Shall we list a few?

The Last Meal

Barry Bortnick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Barry Bortnick

Everyone knows bread is as deadly as a black mamba. That's why the boys at KFC replaced it with two massive slabs of deep fried chicken.

Warning: The KFC Double Down Could Be Hazardous to Your Health

Dr. Susan Albers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Albers

Have you seen the latest Kentucky Fried Chicken Sandwich just released? It is called the "Double Down." And not everyone is thrilled about such an out of the box (or should I say out of the bun) idea.

Colbert Takes A Bite Of KFC's "Psychotic" Double Down (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Last night Stephen Colbert took a look at the trend of mental illness that has pervaded the fast food industry's marketing campaigns. The prime exampl...

KFC Double Down Beer Pairing

Brooklyn Brewery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

In a conversation with receptionist Brian Dochney published on their website, Brooklyn Brewery brewmaster Garrett Oliver gave his thoughts on the KFC ...

Sam Sifton, NYTimes Food Critic, Eating A KFC Double Down

eater.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Here are photos of New York Times restaurant critic Sam Sifton eating a Double Down Sandwich inside and outside a KFC at Herald Square New York City. ...