KFC Double Down rises again like a greasy, cheesy phoenix
April 16th, 2014
04:00 PM ET
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KFC is bringing back the Double Down, a bacon and cheese sandwich that uses two fried chicken filets as a bun. But like a spring chicken, it won't be around for long.

"Yes, it's true! What is arguably the most talked-about product in KFC history is coming back, but only for a limited time," said KFC spokesman Rick Maynard, in an email to CNNMoney.

He said the Double Down will be on the menu nationwide from April 21 to May 25.

The news comes just days after KFC unveiled a chicken corsage for prom season. The corsage features a wristlet of flowers that comes with a gift card that the recipient can use to buy chicken at KFC.

The unique Double Down sandwich was a big hit when it was first unveiled back in 2010.

"It includes bacon, Monterey Jack cheese and Colonel's sauce sandwiched between two 100% white meat Original Recipe filets," said Maynard.

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  1. Carn E. Vore

    It look like great food to eat when you're drunk.

    April 20, 2014 at 3:22 pm |
  2. Ted Luoma

    That's just terrific.

    April 16, 2014 at 6:52 pm |
  3. RC

    That just looks nasty. Can't wait to try one..........

    April 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm |
    • JellyBean

      LOL! I know, right? Was thinking the exact same thing.

      April 17, 2014 at 8:21 am |
    • TNT

      Disgusting! We have till May 25th to try one. Lol!

      April 17, 2014 at 9:24 am |
    • Jeann

      American tastes are so unsophisticated and unrefin...Oh heck, pass me one!

      April 17, 2014 at 11:23 am |
      • Kat Kinsman

        One of us! One of us! Gooble gobble!

        April 17, 2014 at 12:48 pm |
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