KFC to roll out Georgia Gold Honey Mustard BBQ Chicken

January 26, 2017

KFC is rolling out fried chicken coated in tangy mustard following a successful test of the item last summer, and has hired actor Billy Zane to promote it.

Georgia Gold Honey Mustard BBQ Chicken is coated in a mustard-based barbecue sauce, popular in South Carolina and northern Georgia. The chicken will roll out nationwide at the chain’s 4,300 domestic restaurants as a limited-time offer starting Jan. 30.

The BBQ version follows the successful rollout last January of Nashville Hot Chicken as an LTO through early April.

Georgia Gold, which was tested last August in Mobile, Ala.; and Pittsburgh, is available as Extra