Green Pricklyash McSpicy brings the zing in China

McDonald's Hot N Spicy McChicken side view

While many have picked up the oddball combo of spam and Oreos over at McDonald’s in China, a glance at the menu shows a much more intriguing menu special this month. Behold the wonderfully named – Green Pricklyash Flavored McSpicy.

The Green Pricklyash refers to the use of Sichuan peppercorns in the dish that bring the classic Sichuan numbing flavor alongside the sandwiches spicy heat. The sandwich retails for a little over $3 and YouTuber Chinaville reviews the tingly treat here:

Pictured above is the US version of the Hot N Spicy – which is one of our favorite budget fast food sandwiches out there. Check out the review here.

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Hi there, I'm Stuart, nice to meet you. I'm a food writer of more than 15+ years experience writing about food and drink in all its forms, fine dining through the to the grocery store. I've also got a secret obsession with fast food too. You can find my writing at places like Gastronomic SLC, Visit Salt Lake, The Salt Lake Tribune, Utah Stories, Utah Now Online and many others.