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Post by LooseGoose on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:00 am

It'll be interesting to see how this goes over.

Arby's takes a stab at venison sandwiches in select locations

Fast-food chain Arby’s will begin testing venison sandwiches in select markets by the end of the month, the company announced Tuesday.

Arby's venison sandwich features a thick-cut venison steak and crispy onions with a berry sauce on a toasted roll, according to the company.

The venison sandwich is "100% deer meat," with premium cut top and bottom round steaks from the hind quarter of the deer, according to Rob Lynch, Arby’s Brand President & Chief Marketing Officer.

Lynch said the company released the sandwich as part of “It’s Meats Season” campaign, which celebrates the start of hunting season.

"Bringing venison to our menu also allows us to continue to set ourselves apart from the competition when it comes to proteins," he said. "You simply can’t find this at other restaurant chains."

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Other Teams Pursuing That on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:01 am



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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Death Roe on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:01 am

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Post by Triple Sparty on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:04 am

Dumb on multiple levels. But all for a buck.
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Robert J Sakimano on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:05 am

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Death Roe on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:05 am

LWS is probably calling the corporate offices asking where they'll sell the venison.

Then getting his tent ready to camp out at a location until the venison launches.
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Death Roe on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:06 am

Triple Sparty wrote:Dumb on multiple levels. But all for a buck.

Ba dum tsh

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Number two: Uh, pea soup on it's own can be a little bland. It wants, uh, a fairly aggressive peppering and salting.
Number three: Pea soup needs a fine dice of ham. Not bacon, not any other meat, not turkey. It needs a fine dice of ham.
Uh, number four: Uh, pea soup scorches easily. You don't wanna heat it on a high heat. You wanna heat it on medium low, just until it's warmed through.
Uh, number five: Pea soup is best made, uh, by hand, not out of a Campbell's can. And the key to pea soup, you want a ham bone, uh, for the stock you make, uh, to, to boil your peas.
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by LooseGoose on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:15 am

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In before Bob's measurements.

Venison would be extremely healthy Grasshopper.

Fat
Animal meats tend to be high in saturated fat, but there are a few exceptions. Wild game meats, such as venison, are low. This is often the motivation behind people choosing venison over beef. A 4-ounce serving of beef flank steak has more than 9 grams of total fat, and nearly 4 of those grams are saturated. Venison contains 3 grams of total fat and only 1 of those grams is saturated. If you are watching your intake of fat, venison would be the better option.

Protein and Carbohydrates
Beef and venison both contain high amounts of protein and no carbohydrates. This makes each type of meat favorable for a low-carb diet. A 4-ounce serving of venison or eye of round steak contains about 24 grams of protein. Venison and beef are considered complete proteins because they contain all 10 of the essential amino acids. Amino acids are compounds that are responsible for chemical reactions in the body, and they also play a role in metabolic function.

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by LooseGoose on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:16 am

That's a mighty tasty looking sandwich....


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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Other Teams Pursuing That on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:17 am

Right goose, but Arby's is still Arby's.
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by LooseGoose on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:18 am

Other Teams Pursuing That wrote:Right goose, but Arby's is still Arby's.

That's true, my kids love that place but the only thing I could ever eat from there was their version of a Reuben and it was barely tolerable.

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Rocinante on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:21 am

Triple Sparty wrote:Dumb on multiple levels. But all for a buck.

gotta make that doe.

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Other Teams Pursuing That on Wed Oct 26, 2016 11:25 am

LooseGoose wrote:
Other Teams Pursuing That wrote:Right goose, but Arby's is still Arby's.

That's true, my kids love that place but the only thing I could ever eat from there was their version of a Reuben and it was barely tolerable.

I always went with the french dip there when we would get it back in the day. I miss my parents.
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by MiamiSpartan on Wed Oct 26, 2016 12:21 pm

LooseGoose wrote:That's a mighty tasty looking sandwich....

And I guarantee you'll never see anything that looks like that sold in an Arby's, unless maybe you happen to stop by when the CEO and/or other corporate big wigs are there.

Great idea in theory, as I love venison, but some things are just not made to be in a fast food. Steak is one of them, and especially venison steak.
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Post by Rocinante on Wed Oct 26, 2016 12:24 pm

Clearly it has to be cooked then frozen then thawed then cooked. so I'm sure it'll be great.

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by Floyd Robertson on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:07 pm

Rocinante wrote:Clearly it has to be cooked then frozen then thawed then cooked.  so I'm sure it'll be great.

You can also get it without the bun...

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Post by tGreenWay on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:16 pm

LooseGoose wrote:It'll be interesting to see how this goes over.

Arby's takes a stab at venison sandwiches in select locations

Fast-food chain Arby’s will begin testing venison sandwiches in select markets by the end of the month, the company announced Tuesday.

Arby's venison sandwich features a thick-cut venison steak and crispy onions with a berry sauce on a toasted roll, according to the company.

The venison sandwich is "100% deer meat," with premium cut top and bottom round steaks from the hind quarter of the deer, according to Rob Lynch, Arby’s Brand President & Chief Marketing Officer.

Lynch said the company released the sandwich as part of “It’s Meats Season” campaign, which celebrates the start of hunting season.

"Bringing venison to our menu also allows us to continue to set ourselves apart from the competition when it comes to proteins," he said. "You simply can’t find this at other restaurant chains."

They stabbed it? Doesn't sound like the most efficient way for a national chain. Regardless, think I'll pass on fast food venison. Like usual, I'll wait til my friend from the cornfields of the Southern Lower calls to tell me it was a good year and to visit if I want any.

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by TheReal_LWS on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:23 pm

I will be in both Clio and Birch Run that weekend. Specifically for this sandwich.

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by GRR Spartan on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:39 pm

Am a venison fan, cook it at home and I don't see how Arby's can prepare it and make it taste worth a shit. It will be re-heated and lose at least 75% of what makes venison steak good.
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by TheReal_LWS on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:40 pm

GRR Spartan wrote:Am a venison fan, cook it at home and I don't see how Arby's can prepare it and make it taste worth a shit. It will be re-heated and lose at least 75% of what makes venison steak good.

I've read your posts for a long time GRR. I am always amazed at how much you know before you could possibly know it.

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Post by tGreenWay on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:48 pm

TheReal_LWS wrote:I will be in both Clio and Birch Run that weekend. Specifically for this sandwich.

(Haters, bring it on.)

What's a couple of fast food sandwiches? For you, just another couple of steps toward Heaven Hell.

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Post by Other Teams Pursuing That on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:48 pm

LWS are you some sort of fast food super fan or?
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by TheReal_LWS on Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:49 pm

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TheReal_LWS wrote:I will be in both Clio and Birch Run that weekend. Specifically for this sandwich.

(Haters, bring it on.)

What's a couple of fast food sandwiches? For you, just another couple of steps toward Heaven Hell.

Are you threatening me?

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by tGreenWay on Wed Oct 26, 2016 2:08 pm

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tGreenWay wrote:

What's a couple of fast food sandwiches? For you, just another couple of steps toward Heaven Hell.

Are you threatening me?

Not even a little bit. Anyone who has read your posts knows you'll wind up polishing the Devil's Docksiders.

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tGreenWay wrote:
TheReal_LWS wrote:

Are you threatening me?

Not even a little bit. Anyone who has read your posts knows you'll wind up polishing the Devil's Docksiders.

Your threats are saved in case anything ever happens to me. Psycho.

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Post by tGreenWay on Wed Oct 26, 2016 2:17 pm

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tGreenWay wrote:

Not even a little bit. Anyone who has read your posts knows you'll wind up polishing the Devil's Docksiders.

Your threats are saved in case anything ever happens to me. Psycho.

Now, you're flat out lying, which means there's yet another checkmark on your Going To Hell field report.

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Post by Dr. Strangelove on Wed Oct 26, 2016 2:18 pm

Love me some Bambi meat but I'm afraid that Arby's will for it what they did for the cow.

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Post by TheReal_LWS on Wed Oct 26, 2016 2:40 pm

tGreenWay wrote:
TheReal_LWS wrote:

Your threats are saved in case anything ever happens to me. Psycho.

Now, you're flat out lying, which means there's yet another checkmark on your Going To Hell field report.

Keep digging that hole. You need professional help.

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Post by DWags on Wed Oct 26, 2016 3:06 pm

LooseGoose wrote:That's a mighty tasty looking sandwich....





Too much bread

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Post by Robert J Sakimano on Wed Oct 26, 2016 3:12 pm

DWags wrote:
LooseGoose wrote:That's a mighty tasty looking sandwich....





Too much bread
This.

aside from the "meat" portion being fast food, your body does nothing but convert the bread into sugar during the digestion process..
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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by MSU addict on Tue Nov 01, 2016 4:03 pm

Sandwich sold out in 5 hours at the first location.  

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/nation-now/2016/11/01/arbys-sells-out-venison-sandwich-first-day-nashville/93110636/

Brilliant marketing - issue a press release, get millions in free advertising.

Link also says this:

According to DeRouen, the steaks are cooked sous vide (vacuum-sealed and slow-cooked in hot water baths) at 135 F for 3.5 hours, shipped to the restaurants for reheating and served with a Cabernet sauce seasoned with crushed juniper berries and crispy fried onions on top.

Actual sandwich:

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Post by Watch Out Pylon! on Tue Nov 01, 2016 4:46 pm

LooseGoose wrote:That's a mighty tasty looking sandwich....


That thing looks dry as fuck. Don't choke to death on it Fake Bee.
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Post by LooseGoose on Tue Nov 01, 2016 5:40 pm

MSU addict wrote:Sandwich sold out in 5 hours at the first location.  

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/nation-now/2016/11/01/arbys-sells-out-venison-sandwich-first-day-nashville/93110636/

Brilliant marketing - issue a press release, get millions in free advertising.

Link also says this:

According to DeRouen, the steaks are cooked sous vide (vacuum-sealed and slow-cooked in hot water baths) at 135 F for 3.5 hours, shipped to the restaurants for reheating and served with a Cabernet sauce seasoned with crushed juniper berries and crispy fried onions on top.

Actual sandwich:


I still want to try one.

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Post by Turtleneck on Tue Nov 01, 2016 6:09 pm

Will there be a venison breakfast burrito?

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Post by The Pantry on Tue Nov 01, 2016 7:16 pm

Turtleneck wrote:Will there be a venison breakfast burrito?

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Post by Other Teams Pursuing That on Tue Nov 01, 2016 7:19 pm

Turtleneck wrote:Will there be a venison breakfast burrito?

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Re: Arby's to sell Venison

Post by The Pantry on Tue Nov 01, 2016 7:35 pm

Watch Out Pylon! wrote:
LooseGoose wrote:That's a mighty tasty looking sandwich....


That thing looks dry as fuck. Don't choke to death on it Fake Bee.


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Post by TheReal_LWS on Tue Nov 01, 2016 7:36 pm

The Pantry wrote:
Watch Out Pylon! wrote:

That thing looks dry as fuck. Don't choke to death on it Fake Bee.



Please do not quote Pylon, I have him on ignore. TIA

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Post by Watch Out Pylon! on Wed Nov 02, 2016 8:27 am

TheReal_LWS wrote:
The Pantry wrote:



Please do not quote Pylon, I have him on ignore. TIA

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Post by StylesGShmooth on Wed Nov 02, 2016 7:14 pm

Whatupdoe?

So, has anybody had one yet? I'm optimistic. Then again, most of you guys have far more delicate palates than I.
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