Captain D's Batter-Dipped Chicken Promo Features the 'Best Dang Chicken' on the Planet

Sep 13, 2005, 01:00 ET from Captain D's

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- If you love the taste of
 Captain D's signature classic batter-dipped fish then you are going to love
 the new product hitting the menus at Captain D's locations across the country
     Captain D's is introducing a new twist to its Jumbo Chicken Tenders with
 the rollout out of Batter-Dipped Chicken, so good it's being called "The best
 dang chicken on the planet!"  The chain is hand dipping the best part of the
 best chicken into the Captain's own world-famous recipe batter and serving
 them golden brown with a side of fries, hush puppies and a 22-ounce drink all
 for just $3.99.
     "We're giving consumers a one of a kind taste that they can't get
 anywhere, our famous recipe batter on a juicy chicken tender," says Cindy
 Tooley, director of marketing for Captain D's. "We know that people love the
 taste of our batter dipped fish and now we are giving everyone a brand new
 option when then visit Captain D's for lunch and dinner.  This is just another
 example of how we are going to continue to energize our menu with flavorful
 new products and promotions."
     The Batter-Dipped Chicken product line-up also features:
      -- The Batter-Dipped Chicken and Fish Combo -- One piece each of our new
         Batter-Dipped Chicken and our traditional classic fish, served with
         fries, hushpuppies and a 22-ounce drink for $3.99.
      -- The Batter-Dipped Chicken Dinner -- Three juicy, jumbo hand-battered
         chicken tenders, served with fries, coleslaw and hushpuppies for
         $5.49. (Choice of either batter-dipped or breaded chicken tenders.)
     The Batter-Dipped Chicken is now available at participating Captain D's
 locations nationwide for a limited time.
     About Captain D's
     Captain D's Seafood offers its customers great seafood at reasonable
 prices in a relaxed environment that embodies the fun and romance of dockside
 seafood shacks.  Each Captain D's restaurant serves a seafood menu centered on
 the company's signature fried fish which is hand-battered and made to order to
 ensure freshness. The restaurants also offer premium-quality baked or broiled
 fish, as well as shrimp, chicken, home-style side dishes and desserts.
 Headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., Captain D's owns, operates and franchises
 595 restaurants in 23 states. The first store was opened in Donelson, Tenn.,
 in 1969 as Mr. D's. The company later changed its name to Captain D's and
 became Captain D's, Inc. in August 2000.

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