Rumors Swirl About Taco Bell Axing Spuds

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Business Insider writes this week about a rumor doing the social media rounds concerning a possible radical change at Taco Bell; namely, the removal of potato products from the iconic brand’s menu.

BI reports that a Taco Bell employee posted to Reddit about possible changes coming down the line. These include the loss of:

  • All potato items
  • Quesaritos
  • Loaded Grillers
  • Triple Layer Nacho
  • Beefy Frito Burrito
  • Spicy Tostada
  • 7-Layer Burrito

The changes have not been confirmed by Del Taco themselves, but in a quote to BI they do seem to indicate some updates are coming soon. Watch this space!

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