At least 52 people were hurt when the driver of a silver Mercedes station wagon drove into a carnival procession in Volkmarsen, Germany, on Monday. Eighteen children who were celebrating Rose Monday have been injured and 35 people are still in hospital, police say. A 29-year-old German man has been […]
Del Hall, the director of sales at Fifty West Brewing Company in Cincinnati, Ohio, is doing a beer fast for lent, the 46 days leading up to Easter Sunday. He was inspired by German monks from the 1600s, who brewed a specific beer for lent, when they couldn’t eat solid […]
Chipotle added vegan and vegetarian options to the menu this week, as Lent begins. “As we get ready to move into Lent or certain seasons where vegetarian or certain non-meat opportunities present themselves, nobody even knows we have sofritas,” CEO Brian Niccol told Business Insider in January. Chains from McDonald’s […]
Chick-fil-A’s fried fish sandwich is returning to menus for Lent 2019. The fish sandwich will be available at certain Chick-fil-A locations from Wednesday until Saturday, April 20 – the day before Easter Sunday. Customers can pick from the Fish Sandwich, Deluxe Fish Sandwich, or fried fish strips. Chick-fil-A’s Fish Sandwich […]
McDonald’s claims that the Filet-O-Fish sandwich is the most popular menu item during March. The company says it sells nearly a quarter of its total yearly Filet-O-Fish sandwiches this month. The month of March coincides with Lent, the 40-day religious event during which participating Catholics don’t eat meat from land […]
McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish sandwich – the first non-hamburger item added to the fast food giant’s menu – went nationwide in 1965. It was the brainchild of Cincinnati-based McDonald’s franchise owner Lou Groen. Groen came up with the idea when he discovered that the Catholic practice of abstaining from meat on Fridays […]
Lent starts Wednesday which means that many Catholics will be abstaining from eating meat on Fridays. Business Insider has confirmed that several fast-food restaurants are using beef oil to cook seemingly Lent-friendly products such as fish and fries. McDonald’s has been sued for using this oil in the past. Beware […]
Lent started Wednesday and for McDonald's, that...