Menu Innovations

Red Rooster adds fried chicken to menu

The chain has it in over 100 restaurants to date.

Muffin Break launches low-carb, gluten-free muffin range

The trio of items are available across all stores.

Pizza Hut launches beer delivery service

Queenslanders and Victorians will be the first to try the new service before the chain rolls it out nationally.

McDonald's introduces new fruit smoothies, wraps

All items are permanent additions to their menu.

Domino's launches new sausage pizza

It is available starting 25 January.

Grill'd launches ‘healthy' fried chicken bites

It offered the new item for free to employees of a certain fast food chain during launch week.

McDonald's adds four chicken products to permanent menu

As a result, the fast food giant says it will be purchasing almost 17 million kilograms of Aussie chicken this year.

Gelatissimo launches trio of American-inspired flavours

The range can also be bought as a take home pack.Gelatissimo announced its new Flavours of the USA range, which includes items that incorporate popular American brands.Peanut Butter Cup Made With Reese’s is made from creamy peanut butter gelato and a hint of Hershey's cocoa powder and is filled with a chocolate ripple and scattered with roasted peanuts and chunks of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.Chocolate Kisses Made With Hershey’s is made with Hershey’s kisses and Hersey’s cocoa powder, then drizzled with more melted Hersey’s Kisses throughout. The third flavour in the range, Bourbon Caramel & Pecans, is a collaboration with West Australian distillery Whipper Snapper, showcasing Whipper Snapper’s Upshot Whiskey which is infused into the gelato. The gelato is then drizzled with bourbon caramel swirls and sprinkled with crushed candied pecans. Flavours of the USA is available across all 44 Gelatissimo stores in Australia from 9 October for a limited time only, whilst stocks last.

Krispy Kreme to launch trio of Halloween-themed doughnuts

Items are available starting 20 October from select VIC and NSW stores.

KFC's Popcorn Chicken Slab gets nationwide rollout

The item is available until 2 November.KFC announced the roll out of its Popcorn Chicken Slab for limited time, a year after testing it in nine restaurants in Ballarat.The cult menu item is made of six soft dinner rolls filled with Popcorn Chicken, cheese and barbeque sauce.“When our fans heard about it, there were pleas to make it available across the country. We listened to our fans, and it’s now available across all our restaurants for everyone to tuck into and enjoy,” KFC Australia chief marketing officer Kristi Woolrych said in a media release.The Slab will be available in KFC restaurants nationwide from 6 October until 2 November.Photo credit: Dan Gosse

Roll'd launches ready-made home kits

The Vietnamese chain’s Meal Boxes feature QR codes that take customers to a range of cooking demonstration videos.

Nando's ‘Great Pretender' faux-chicken patty rolls out nationwide

The chain is looking to offer wider options for flexitarians.

Hungry Jack's unveils larger burger offerings

Both the “Big Jack” and the “Mega Jack” will be available for a limited time.