Délicieux! Popeyes says chocolate-stuffed beignets are coming
Last year, Popeyes leaned into the spice with its viral spicy chicken sandwich, but now the chain is upping its dessert game. Popeyes is tapping into its New Orleans roots and plans to roll out chocolate-stuffed beignets. And they’re only available at certain restaurants, according to Thrillist. The fast-food chain says its sweet pastries will come in a variety of serving sizes: three for $1.99, six for $3.99, and a dozen for $7.49. Folks on Twitter are already buzzing about the fast-food restaurant’s new addition.
Famed Houston restaurateur Tony Vallone dies at 75
HOUSTON Family and friends are mourning Houston restaurateur and chef Tony Vallone who died Thursday. Vallone was the founder of the restaurant Tonys in Greenway Plaza and Tonys Catering. Donna Vallone, Tonys wife of 36 years and partner, said, Ive lost the love of my life and best friend, but I will continue Tonys legacy.According to a statement issued by the restaurant, Vallones wish was for Tonys to continue. Tonys staff and family will honor that wish and his legacy by resuming with normal business operations after a brief closure from Thursday to Monday. Tonys has been in the Houston community for nearly 55 years.