Suntory Just Re-Released Two Rare Fan Favorite Bottles for a Short Time

It’s not every day that the House of Suntory rolls out a new expression of age statement single malt. The biggest name in Japanese whisky recently announces not one, but two such expressions—and then some. It’s all part of the 2024 Tsukuriwake Series: a set of four bottlings showcasing the sheer variety of flavor quarried … Read more

Study Reveals How $5 Value Meal Has Impacted McDonald’s Foot Traffic

Placer.ai recently released a study showing how the ongoing fast-food price wars have impacted five major chains. The report examined how value deals from Buffalo Wild Wings, Starbucks, Chili’s, and McDonald’s have affected the chains’ business. In May, Buffalo Wild Wings began offering a $19.99 all-you-can-eat wings and fries deal which caused such a storm … Read more

Wild Turkey Just Dropped Its Oldest Rye Whiskey Yet

When rye whiskey began its return to popularity a decade or so ago, no one knew just how long the ride would last. Would it follow in the footsteps of bourbon, with certain brands and bottles skyrocketing in price and collectability? Or, would it be another trend to fall by the wayside?  At this point, … Read more

McDonald’s Ranks Dead Last in Customer Satisfaction, Study Shows

McDonald’s may be making strides towards winning back inflation-weary customers with initiatives such as value meals and larger, more satiating burgers. But the chain still came in last place, for the second year in a row, in a customer satisfaction study. The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ASCI) recently released its annual Restaurant and Food Delivery … Read more