TacoTime Turns Up The Heat With New Ghost Pepper Coconut Shrimp Burrito

The Sweet and Spicy Item is Available for a Limited Time Only

Mar 02, 2016, 09:00 ET from TacoTime

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- TacoTime® (www.TacoTime.com) is heating things up with the new Ghost Pepper Coconut Shrimp Burrito available March 2 for a limited time only, through April 26.

The Ghost Pepper Coconut Shrimp Burrito comes deliciously wrapped in a warm flour tortilla filled with sweet, crispy coconut shrimp, fresh cabbage, green onions and homemade pineapple salsa fresca, then it's topped off with a spicy ghost pepper sauce to give it an extra kick. 

"If you like it hot, the Ghost Pepper Coconut Shrimp Burrito offers just the right amount of spice that's worthy of another bite," said Julie Hoefling, director of marketing for TacoTime. "The sweet flavor of the coconut shrimp and the freshness of the pineapple salsa fresca round out the flavors perfectly. It's one of those items people will come back for."

Considered one of the world's hottest chilies, ghost peppers pack a punch that spicy lovers can't get enough of. The Ghost Pepper Coconut Shrimp Burrito features the spicy ghost pepper sauce, which was carefully crafted to heat things up for this sweet and spicy creation.

"When we tested this item in stores last year, customers loved it," said Hoefling. "We're excited to introduce it on a larger scale so customers can enjoy it while it lasts."

About TacoTime®
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., TacoTime® has been an industry leader in quality quick-service Mexican food for over 50 years. Founded in 1960, TacoTime has grown to nearly 400 franchised restaurants across the U.S. and Canada.  In 2003, TacoTime became part of Kahala Brands™, one of the fastest growing franchising companies in the world with a portfolio of 16 quick-service restaurant brands.

About Kahala Brands™
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Kahala Brands is one of the fastest growing franchising companies in the world with a portfolio of 18 quick-service restaurant brands with approximately 3000 locations in over 34 countries including Cold Stone Creamery® , Blimpie® , TacoTime® , Pinkberry® , Samurai Sam's Teriyaki Grill® , Maui Wowi® , NrGize Lifestyle Cafe™, Surf City Squeeze® , Planet Smoothie® , tasti D-lite™, Johnnie's New York Pizzeria™, Cereality® , Kahala Coffee Traders® , Frullati Café & Bakery™, Rollerz™, Ranch One® , America's Taco Shop® and The Great Steak & Potato Company™.

For more information about TacoTime, visit www.TacoTime.com.

For more information about Kahala Brands, visit www.KahalaBrands.com.

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