Rick and Morty fans, McDonald's is bringing back Szechuan sauce

03 October, 2017, 08:07 | Author: Pamela Mathis
  • McDonald’s is bringing back Szechuan sauce after a push from “Rick and Morty” fans

"In addition, after almost 20 years (and perhaps a bit of time travel) we're even doing the impossible..."

"I'll go out and I'll find some more of that "Mulan" Szechuan teriyaki dipping sauce, Morty!". Each of the posters will illustrate a different sauce that McDonald's offers. It doesn't appear to be particularly thrilling, flavor-wise, compared to McDonald's other assorted dipping sauces. The sauce became an obsession of sorts with the show's fans, when its main character Rick Sanchez called the sauce his "one arm man" and the ultimate reason behind the show's series arc. "They truly put the "I WANT THAT SZECHUAN SAUCE" in "Buttermilk Crispy Tenders".

In late July, McDonald's gave away four jugs of Szechuan McNugget sauce in response to an avalanche of demands from fans of the Adult Swim cartoon "Rick and Morty". The "Rick and Morty" staff held a taste test of the much-coveted sauce sent to Roiland in August, with Roiland stating, "It's really good, I swear to God". It was all but forgotten until the season three premiere of Rick And Morty, when Rick told Morty: "I'm driven by finding that McNugget sauce".

But instead of paying $15,000 on eBay for Szechuan Sauce-like DJ Deadmau5 did-you can get it at participating restaurants with an order of McDonald's new Buttermilk Crispy Tenders, but only this Saturday, October 7.




The sauce itself doesn't appear to have particularly szechuan roots-it's more of a plum sauce that's somewhere between sweet and sour and barbecue sauce, according to people who remember trying it in the '90s. But if there's one thing within this cold universe he's passionate about, it's the Szechuan sauce that came with McNuggets to promote the movie Mulan in the summer of 1998.

Of course, it hasn't even been 24 hours since the season finale of Rick and Morty and I'm already starting to go into withdrawal.

Wubba lubba dub dub!

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