New Spicy Chicken McBites Heat Up Greater Philadelphia Region McDonald's Restaurants With A Bold New Flavor

Spicy perfection in poppable, bite-sized pieces available for a limited time only this summer

Jun 25, 2012, 06:00 ET from McDonald's of the Greater Philadelphia Region


PHILADELPHIA, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonald's is bringing back Chicken McBites to the Greater Philadelphia Region restaurants – but this time, they have a bold new flavor.  New Spicy Chicken McBites are crispy, poppable pieces of juicy white chicken breast that are seasoned with a variety of spices to create the perfect balance of heat and flavor that builds with every bite.

"In response to the popularity of Chicken McBites introduced earlier this year, we've created a new and fun way to enjoy premium chicken at McDonald's this summer with Spicy Chicken McBites," said John Durante, President, McDonald's Owner/Operator Association of the Greater Philadelphia Region. "Spicy Chicken McBites satisfy our customers' tastes and preferences, and we're excited to share the new menu item that has the same quality taste and value that customers come to expect from us."

Spicy Chicken McBites are served in a convenient new package that is perfect for today's busy lifestyles.  The menu item is available in three sizes – Snack (3 oz.), Regular (5 oz.) and Shareable (10 oz.) – making Spicy Chicken McBites ideal for any occasion this summer.

To join in the McDonald's new Chicken McBites conversation online, follow our local Twitter handle, @McDPhilly, and use the hashtag, #SpicyMcBites.  For more information about new Spicy Chicken McBites visit

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SOURCE McDonald's of the Greater Philadelphia Region