McDonald’s customers will soon be able to get Big Mac sauce on the side for dipping.
The fast food chain revealed Wednesday that dipping cups of its “creamy, tangy, slightly sweet” sauce will appear for a limited time on McDonald’s menus. Offer begins April 27th at participating restaurants.
The company said that customers who order Chicken McNuggets will be able to get Big Mac sauce for dipping at no additional charge. For all other menu items, they will be a la carte.
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To get sauce cups, customers must use the McDonald’s ordering app.
The chain known for its golden arches previously hinted at an impending sauce-related announcement in a tweet on Monday, saying, “I just received a dirty secret, please don’t text and ask me what it is.” An image that included a snapshot of the accompanying dipping cup packaging.
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McDonald’s said the blue and silver colors will appear on the covered cup packaging, a “throwback” to the original Big Mac sandwich rolls.
The origins of the sauce go back to the late 1960s, when the famous Big Mac was introduced.
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Daniela Genovese contributed to this report.
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