Wendy’s announces return date for spicy chicken nuggets

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This Jan. 29, 2012 photo, shows a Wendy’s sign at a restaurant in Culver City, Calif., Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. Fast-food chain Wendy’s Co. is changing the way it treats chickens and pigs used in its food in an effort to be more humane. The company’s animal welfare council said Friday, March 23, 2012, that […]

TAMPA (WCMH) – Wendy’s has released when it will bring back its popular spicy chicken nuggets. 

In a series of tweets Monday, Wendy’s announced to its followers that the fan favorite spicy nuggets will be coming back to menus at restaurants August 19.  

In May, the fast-food chain said that if a tweet got more than 2 million likes, it would bring them back. It took less than two days for the tweet to reach its goal.  

The spicy nuggets were originally pulled from the menu in 2017.  

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