Del Taco Dumps the Cheese Pump and Upgrades to Premium Queso Blanco

August 29, 2017

Brand Introduces New Queso Crunch Taco as Follow Up to Successful Launch of The Del Taco

Lake Forest, CA  (  Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: TACO), the nation’s second leading Mexican quick service restaurant* (MQSR), today announced the addition of its newest premium offering, Queso Blanco. Made with real cheese, real milk, jalapeños and heavy cream, Del Taco’s smooth and creamy Queso Blanco will be served at the company’s more than 550 restaurants nationwide beginning Thursday, August 31.

“With no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives, Queso Blanco will replace Del Taco’s nacho cheese, a step that aligns with Del Taco’s