Burger King’s Cheetos Chicken Fries: How Did We Get Here?

September 12, 2016

 The burger chain is no stranger to the food hybrid game

It’s almost as if Burger King executives have designed a novelty food generator that churns out crazy food mash-ups based on the tastes of teenage boys. And they can’t stop hitting the “create” button. The latest crazy combination of seemingly disparate foods? Chicken Fries (itself a strange hybrid of chicken strips and french fries) and Cheetos.

According to marketing speak (and as first reported by Business Insider), these Chicken Fries are “cooked to crispy perfection so that they have a dangerously cheesy outside and are made with juicy