April Fools’ Day is upon us, and several brands hoping to tickle your funny bone this year are releasing some over-the-top food-related jokes and pranks. Many of which are sure to raise more than a few suspecting eyebrows.
Here’s a look at some of this year’s food-related April Fools’ Day jokes and pranks:
Outback Steakhouse: New Lipsteak collection.
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Papa John’s UK: Launches All-Day Breakfast Pizza.
It's time to wake up and smell the bacon, baby! We thought we'd make mush-room on our menu for the All Day Breakfast Pizza this Easter Weekend!🍕Vegan option also available. Who's going for it? pic.twitter.com/bcu5Qv8sm3
— Papa John's UK (@PapaJohnsUK) April 1, 2021
Carl’s Jr. changes name to Carl Jr.’s.
— Carl’s Jr. (@CarlsJr) April 1, 2021
Portillo’s: Unveils new Gardenia Scented Candle.
Put out the Gardenia candle and spice up your home with the scent of an all-natural hot Giardiniera candle. April Fool's! We aren't actually selling this candle, but we are launching a new spicy menu item featuring Giardiniera soon 👀 pic.twitter.com/Uz6fmZK3OU
— Portillo's (@portilloshotdog) April 1, 2021
White Castle: New bath products.
BATH ONIONS // STEAMY SHEET MASK // SCRUB PATTY
— White Castle (@WhiteCastle) April 1, 2021
Bud Light: Pizza Seltzer.
— Bud Light (@budlight) April 1, 2021
McDonald’s Thailand: Reveals new Squid Fries and Fried Squid Basil Rice.
McDonald’s UK – Fries surprise.
OK, OK, instead of Three Fries, how about half price Medium Fries instead? Available NOW on the My McDonald’s App!
— McDonald's UK (@McDonaldsUK) April 1, 2021
McDonald’s Canada goes Metric.
Quarter Pounder who? We’re on the 🇨🇦 metric system now: presenting the 1/9th Kilogrammer. pic.twitter.com/9xYxEY43RN
— McDonald's 🇨🇦 (@McDonaldsCanada) April 1, 2021
Smashburger (UK): Releases Limited Edition Eau de Parfum (burger perfume).
Pizza Hut Canada: Pizza Scented Candles.
Enjoy the aroma of fresh pizza everyday. pic.twitter.com/cZTu83wMtn
— Pizza Hut Canada (@PizzaHutCanada) April 1, 2021
Domino’s Kuwait: Pizza Perfume
— Dominos Kuwait (@DominosKuwait) April 1, 2021
Swiss Chalet Canada: Reveals new Chalet Sauce Bath Bombs.
Introducing NEW! Chalet Sauce Bath Bombs! 🛀❤️ We know how much you love our Signature Chalet Dipping Sauce, whether a dipper, dunker, double dipper, or even bather! We're excited to launch a new signature bath bomb based on our Signature Chalet Dipping Sauce 🙌 Coming soon! pic.twitter.com/mtm7KPHAmN
— Swiss Chalet (@SwissChaletCA) April 1, 2021
Montana’s Canada: BBQ Sauce Toothpaste.
Brushing your teeth is important, but that 'minty freshness' has gotten pretty boring, right? Now you can start your day with the best breath in the room.
✨NEW Montana's BBQ Sauce Toothpaste✨ pic.twitter.com/c5RVY6Xkdi
— Montana's BBQ & Bar (@MontanasBBQ) April 1, 2021
Harvey’s Canada introduces new Chicken “Nuggie Pak.”
Launching the “Nuggie Pak”. Keep them nuggs with you wherever you go. Nicely holds 20 pieces and 7 sauces. pic.twitter.com/bIxw4TtDQ9
— Harvey's (@HarveysCanada) April 1, 2021
Green Giant and Peeps team up for the introduction of Limited-Edition Cauliflower Flavored Marshmallow Bunnies.
Hunt Brothers Pizza launches “One Giant Pepperoni Pizza” topped with a single, giant slice of pepperoni.
A&W Canada: Onion Ring Scented Hand Cleaner.
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Yoshinoya Japanese Kitchen: Introduces new Ginger Pizza.
Sweet’N Low: Launches new Sweet’N High.
Banza and Magic Spoon: Banza teams up with Magic Spoon, the maker of high-protein, low-carb cereal for adults, to launch Mac & Cheese-flavored cereal by Magic Spoon, and a Fruity Cereal-flavored mac & cheese by Banza.
Velveeta: Ne line of kin care products
— Velveeta (@EatLiquidGold) April 1, 2021
Wasa: The crispbread maker unveils new “Silent Crisp” Crispbread for loud snackers.
UNO Pizzeria & Grill: Announces the brand is discontinuing their signature Deep Dish Pizza.
Image – Green Giant