Sonic Drive-In debuted a Churro Shake, capitalizing on the popularity of the dessert

Sonic debuts Churro Shake, returns Bursting Bubbles for limited time

Crispy snacking churros also added to menu

Sonic Drive-In debuted a Churro Shake, capitalizing on the popularity of the dessert. In addition, the QSR chain also started offering crispy churros for $1.49 on its Summer Snacking Menu. Plus, Sonic returned Bursting Bubbles in its fizzy Cherry Burst and icy Cherry Burst Slush, and as a beverage add-on.

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COOP Ale Works rolled out Sonic hard Southern Sweet Tea and Sonic Hard Slush as two new Sonic Hard Beverage products

Sonic Hard Slush, Sonic Hard Southern Sweet Tea roll out

New drinks to have distribution across different regions of US

COOP Beverage Works rolled out Sonic Hard Southern Sweet Tea and Sonic Hard Slush as two new adult beverage offerings. COOP Ale Works, its parent, has licensed from and partnered with Sonic Drive-In to offer a line of hard beverages, including RTD (ready-to-drink) cocktail drinks and hard seltzers as part of the line of Sonic Hard Beverages. The new rollout comes on the heels of the release of Sonic Hard Seltzer last spring.

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Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill + Bar rolled out new All-American Mucho and Blue Bahama mama cocktails as part of the $5 Star-Spangled Sips line

Applebee’s All-American Mucho, Blue Bahama Mama cocktails roll out

Featured drinks part of Star-Spangled Sips collection, Mucho Cocktails line

Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill + Bar rolled out new All-American Mucho and Blue Bahama Mama cocktails as part of its $5 Star-Spangled Sips collection. These new drinks became part of the Mucho Cocktail line and will help customers celebrate as they prepare for the upcoming Independence Day holiday.

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Peet’s Coffee introduced a Summer of Jelly menu to put the spotlight on boba-inspired coffee and tea, featuring its Brown Sugar Jelly

Peet’s Coffee serves up Summer of Jelly menu with Brown Sugar Jelly

Brown Sugar Cold Brew Oat Latte, Citrus Green Tea Shaker, Iced Brown Sugar Matcha Oat Latte roll out

Peet’s Coffee introduced a Summer of Jelly menu to put the spotlight on boba-inspired coffee and tea, featuring its Brown Sugar Jelly. These beverages are not only vibrant and customizable, but also in demand due to the boba base, which has been trending. Made with Brown Sugar Jelly, this new line of plant-based coffee and tea arrived at Peet’s Coffee stores nationwide.

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Applebee’s Neighborhood Grille + Bar rolled out a new Sunset Mana Rita and Tipsy Shark, part of its just-released Seaside Sips

Applebee’s Sunset Mana Rita, Tipsy Shark cocktails roll out

New Seaside Sips latest in casual-dining chain’s Mucho Cocktails collection

Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill + Bar rolled out a new Sunset Mana Rita and returned its Tipsy Shark as part of Seaside Sips. These are the featured Mucho Cocktails, priced at $5 each. In this rotation, Seaside Sips are headlined by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s ultra-premium Teremana Blanco Tequila.

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Sunny Street Cafe previews mimosa brunch cocktails, new restaurant design

New brunch cocktails, mocktails expand beverage offerings at breakfast-brunch-lunch chain

Sunny Street Cafe began piloting a new brunch mimosa beverage program this year in its Texas markets. Based on the test feedback, the breakfast-and-lunch restaurant chain will roll out new drinks to all of its cafes this year. Executives expect the rollout of these cocktails and mocktails to begin in late Q2. Meanwhile, Sunny Street introduced a new design that will be implemented in three markets.

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Dunkin’ released its early summer menu with Mango Pineapple Dunkin’ Refresher, Cake Batter Signature Latte and Tomato Pesto Grilled Cheese

Dunkin’ Cake Batter Signature Latte, Tomato Pesto Grilled Cheese roll out

Early summer menu released, also headlined by Mango Pineapple Dunkin’ Refresher

Dunkin’ released its early summer menu headlined by Mango Pineapple Dunkin’ Refresher, Cake Batter Signature Latte and Tomato Pesto Grilled Cheese. In addition, a new Cornbread Donut and Munchkins arrived at stores nationwide. Meanwhile, the Inspire Brands subsidiary returned Butter Pecan Iced Coffee and Sunrise Batch Iced Coffee, too.

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P.F. Chang’s released Kyoto Bloom, Lucky Lotus and Saké Warrior, 3 new cocktails

P.F. Chang’s releases Kyoto Bloom, Lucky Lotus, Saké Warrior cocktails, $50 prix fixe menu

Asian-style dining chain also returned prix fixe menus for upcoming holidays, celebrations

P.F. Chang’s released Kyoto Bloom, Lucky Lotus and Saké Warrior, three new cocktails for the spring season. The Asian-style, polished casual-dining chain launched the new saké drinks to celebrate anticipated spring gatherings at its restaurants. Also, it returned its $50 prix fixe menu.

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Panera Bread launched an Unlimited Sip Club for $10.99, expanding a program made famous by its MyPanera+ coffee subscription

Panera Bread unveils $10.99 Unlimited Sip Club, Charged Lemonades

New, innovative club offers 26 beverage options to members, expands subscription service

Panera Bread launched an Unlimited Sip Club for $10.99, expanding a program made famous by its MyPanera+ coffee subscription. The new beverage program will include Panera’s portfolio of self-serve beverages. Customers can sip on hot and iced coffee, hot and iced teas (regular, Sweet Tea, where available, and Passion Papaya Green Iced Tea), Agave Lemonade, Pepsi-Cola fountain beverages, and Panera’s newly-released Charged Lemonades.

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