McDonald’s® Introduces New Chicken McBites® in San Diego County Restaurants

Available for a limited time, McDonald’s latest menu innovation, brings premium taste and poppable fun to our customers in every bite

SAN DIEGO – January 24, 2012 – Beginning today, McDonald’s customers in the San Diego area will be invited to taste McDonald’s newest menu addition– Chicken McBites. Available through April, while supplies last, this delicious, new premium chicken offering brings bite-size enjoyment that’s big on taste.

McDonald’s new Chicken McBites are made with juicy pieces of bite-sized premium chicken breast and a savory home-style seasoning. To enhance the taste experience, chicken fans can also pair Chicken McBites with a variety of dipping sauces for their dunking pleasure.

Local customers can sample Chicken McBites for free at participating San Diego County McDonald’s Jan. 26 – 28, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

“We’re excited to bring new Chicken McBites to our customers in San Diego County,” said Phil Palumbo, president of the San Diego County McDonald’s Owner/Operator Association. “This delicious new offering is a fun, new way to enjoy chicken at McDonald’s with the same quality taste and value our customers have come to expect.”

McDonald’s Chicken McBites are perfectly poppable and served in a convenient new package for today’s busy lifestyles. Its three sizes – Snack (3 oz.), Regular (5 oz.) and Shareable (10 oz.) – can accommodate any occasion whether customers are on-the-go or sharing with friends.

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