CANTON, Mass., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Helping guests greet the warm weather with more smart choices, Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, today announced a permanent addition to its DDSMART® menu: the Turkey Sausage Breakfast Sandwich. A delicious breakfast sandwich option under 400 calories, the new sandwich features a fried egg topped with turkey sausage and a slice of reduced fat cheddar cheese, served on an oven-toasted English Muffin. The Turkey Sausage Breakfast Sandwich is available at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide, and joins Dunkin' Donuts' DDSMART menu of items that provide guests with better-for-you options without compromising taste, quality or value.
"We first introduced the Turkey Sausage Breakfast Sandwich in select restaurants earlier this year, and it was one of the most successful and well-received products we've ever launched," said John Costello, President, Global Marketing and Innovation for Dunkin' Brands. "We're excited to now offer the sandwich nationwide and to build upon our complete selection of DDSMART items, giving our guests even more better-for-you menu choices."
All Dunkin' Donuts' DDSMART items meet at least one of the following criteria: 25% fewer calories; 25% less sugar, saturated fat or sodium than comparable fare, and/or contain an ingredient or nutrient that is nutritionally beneficial. The Turkey Sausage Breakfast Sandwich joins other DDSMART menu items that are under 400 calories, including:
- Egg White Flatbread Sandwiches (280 calories) are available in either Veggie or Turkey Sausage and Spinach varieties. Both are served on toasted multigrain flatbread.
- Egg & Cheese on an English Muffin (240 calories) and Ham, Egg & Cheese on an English Muffin (280 calories) are both served on a delicious English Muffin that has 7 grams of fiber.
- Wake-Up Wrap® Sandwiches are perfect for value-conscious, on-the-go people who want a fast, freshly-prepared breakfast option in a smaller portion size and with fewer calories than the usual breakfast sandwich. DDSMART Wake-Up Wrap® Sandwiches are available in several varieties, including Egg White Veggie (150 calories), Egg White Turkey Sausage and Spinach (150 calories), Egg & Cheese (150 calories) and Ham, Egg & Cheese (170 calories).
- Oatmeal with Dried Fruit Topping is available in Original (270 calories) or Brown Sugar flavor (300 calories).
- Small Hot or Iced Coffee (5-10 calories) can be made to guest's preferences with Splenda® (15-20 calories), or with Skim Milk and Splenda® (25-30 calories).
- Small Latte Lite has 80 calories and is made with Skim Milk and Splenda®.
- Freshly-brewed Unsweetened Teas are all zero calories.
- Freshly-brewed Unsweetened medium Iced Tea has five calories.
To celebrate Dunkin' Donuts' complete selection of DDSMART options for any taste, this month Dunkin' Donuts is launching the "DDSMART Breakfast IDDentity Sweepstakes." Starting May 1, fans can visit www.BreakfastID.com and take a quiz to determine which of Dunkin' Donuts' DDSMART breakfast sandwiches best suits their individual personality. Throughout the daily entry periods, five people per day will receive a $10 mGift. A Grand Prize Winner will be selected to receive $500 toward a 1-year gym membership and a $100 Dunkin' Donuts Card to enjoy DDSMART food and beverages. No purchase necessary. Must be a U.S. resident 18+. Ends 5/31/13. Void where prohibited.
About Dunkin' Donuts
Founded in 1950, Dunkin' Donuts is America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin' Donuts is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin' Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for seven years running. The company has more than 10,500 restaurants in 32 countries worldwide. For the full-year 2012, Dunkin' Donuts' restaurants had global franchisee-reported sales of approximately $6.9 billion. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin' Donuts is part of the Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.
Contact(s): Lindsay Harrington Dunkin' Brands 781-737-5200 Lindsay.Harrington@dunkinbrands.com
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