November 07, 2014 // Franchising.com // CANTON, Mass. – The holiday season is officially a-brewin' at Dunkin' Donuts, and this year the coffee cups of cheer feature the fun flavors of a holiday baking favorite: cookies. Dunkin' Donuts today unwrapped its holiday menu, with two cookie-flavored coffees leading its lineup of seasonal selections. New Sugar Cookie Lattes offer the traditional taste of frosted holiday sugar cookies, topped with festive red and green sugar, while Snickerdoodle Cookie Lattes bring together the sweet taste of sugar and spice of cinnamon, and are topped with real cinnamon. Both flavors are available in hot or iced coffees and lattes through the holiday season at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide.
Dunkin' Donuts is also sharing the joy and the joe with the return of Peppermint Mocha coffees and lattes. Combining cool peppermint flavor with rich chocolate, Peppermint Mocha coffees or lattes can be served hot or iced to keep guests running through the hectic holiday season.
"Like our guests, we look forward to the holiday season all year long. We love celebrating this time of year by bringing back some of our favorite holiday flavors, but also introducing exciting new varieties that help make the season even sweeter for busy, on-the-go people," said Jeff Miller, Dunkin' Brands' Executive Chef and Vice President of Product Innovation. "With our Sugar Cookie and Snickerdoodle Cookie coffee and latte flavors, this year we're offering fun choices that really evoke the feelings of warmth, comfort and nostalgia people associate with this special season."
With the weather turning cooler, Dunkin' Donuts also offers guests a host of hot chocolates to treat themselves throughout the busy months ahead, including flavors such as Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate, Original, Mint, S'mores and Dunkaccino ®. Dunkin' Donuts also offers Hot Cocoa K-Cup® packs to enjoy Dunkin' Donuts' classic hot chocolate when there's no place like home for the holidays. For all entertaining at home this holiday season, it's now easy to make everyone merry with a variety of Dunkin' Donuts' K-Cup packs. Beginning November 17, pick up two boxes of K-Cup packs for $15.99.
For sensational stocking stuffers, Dunkin' Donuts has limited-edition branded holiday ornaments, this year offering five different choices, including a Dunkin' Donuts Ugly Christmas Sweater, a snowman, a holiday ball, a Dunkie Snow Globe and a box of the brand's famous donuts. Each is offered for the suggested retail price of $4.99. Dunkin' Donuts' holiday merchandise also includes branded mugs, tumblers, gift baskets, and more. For the coffee lover, include the gift of Dunkin' Donuts famous packaged coffee, three lbs. for $19.99 beginning November 17. All are available exclusively at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide, or online at www.DunkinDonuts.com.
Finally, for a fun and affordable gift that can keep friends, family and co-workers running through the holidays and well into the New Year, Dunkin' Donuts Cards are available in a variety of holiday and winter themed designs. Dunkin' Donuts Cards can be purchased at any participating Dunkin' Donuts locations in amounts from $2 to $100, as well as online at www.DunkinDonuts.com and at many grocery, pharmacy, and big box retailers. Dunkin' Donuts Cards always have no fees and no expiration date.
To learn more about Dunkin' Donuts, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/DunkinDonuts) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/DunkinDonuts).
Founded in 1950, Dunkin' Donuts is America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin' Donuts is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin' Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for eight years running. The company has more than 11,000 restaurants in 33 countries worldwide. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin' Donuts is part of the Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.
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