[19] In August 2015, KFC Canada finally brought the Double Down back again after a three-year absence. (There's a Burger without the Buns? There are so many different things that make this sandwich sound exciting. You can substitute Wattie’s Baked Beans with. If there is one thing we can appreciate from Burger King, it’s there burgers (it’s in the name!). KFC Australia started selling the Double Down (renamed The Double) with the tagline "make time for mantime" on March 30, 2011, for a limited time only. It was introduced in Denmark in January 2017. ", "Double Down by the Numbers: Unhealthiest Sandwich Ever? [20], The KFC Double Down was initially test marketed in Omaha, Nebraska, and Providence, Rhode Island. The Double Down was introduced when KFC was first introduced to Sweden. In another week, its name was unveiled and made available for purchase by everyone for limited time. https://www.thespruceeats.com/best-bacon-sandwich-recipes-4094644 The Double reappeared on menus in December 2012, again for a limited time only. Place 6 slices of toast bread on a board. What a great market and the fruit and veges were so cheap, not at all like the farmers markets in Brisbane which is code for expensive. Don't miss it. Dip one sandwich into the egg mixture, ensuring both sides are well coated, then place in a pan and cook over a moderate heat for about 2 minutes. On October 28, 2016, KFC announced via Facebook that they would again sell the Double Down for a limited time of four weeks, [ citation needed ] as well as a new spinoff product called the Hawaiian Double (replacing bacon with pineapple), commencing November 1. The Zinger Double Down was sold from December 1, 2012 through March 1, 2013, and re-released in October 2013 along with a variant named Zinger Double Down MAXX with added hash brown patty and salsa. It is generally served hot. Nonetheless, in 2020 they have released a brand new sandwich, or rather a new version of a semi-new one, to celebrate those who are big fans of meat… bacon to be exact (and man, who isn’t a fan of bacon, am I right). [8] Both the Zinger Double Down and the Double Down MAXX were later added as a year-round menu in March 2014, and in April the original Double Down was also made available. A very interesting market at the Railway Station which is a reason to go there in itself. [42] Grant Ellis, CFO of New Zealand KFC operator Restaurant Brands, said that despite these sales the Double Down "did cannibalise some of our better-margin products. [9], In July 2018, the Double Down was launched in select branches in Bangkok, It was later reintroduce in May 2019[10], KFC Indonesia introduced the Double Down starting on 1st February 2020. And off she went to "Burger King," after returning she gave the me the food that I wanted, I told her thank you. And I wish it were more common out here in the U.S. for us Americans to enjoy here at home as well (like I really do wish that, to be honest). So, while I was playing a video game on my PS2, my sister knocked on my door and asked me what I would like from "Burger King" and I told her I would the spicy chicken sandwich and french fries. This version of the Double Down featured a Belgian waffle between two seasoned chicken fillets and used maple-flavored aioli. ", Originally a limited time offer that was supposed to end on May 23, 2010, KFC reversed course on May 19, 2010, stating that the item would remain available indefinitely. [23] It has been promoted via billboards[24] and a TV commercial that says it has "so much 100 percent premium chicken, we didn't have room for a bun. Build your custom FanSided Daily email newsletter with news and analysis on Food and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and more. The original sandwich sells for $2 locally, and the bacon version of this super delicious-sounding sandwich will cost $3 locally as well (both versions would equate to just under $2 in American currency values).