We think we've found the one.
This is starting to sound like the beginning of a love story but to be honest, it feels like one. They claim that "I'm lovin' it" and they are completely right. We started our storybook romance with a Happy Meal ($3.99), a meal aptly named considering the elation it left us feeling.
|Left to right: Small Fries, Chocolate Milk, BBQ Sauce|
The meal is customized to your liking, offering a choice between a grilled cheese, hamburger, cheeseburger, chicken snack wrap, or chicken nuggets + a choice of a side + a drink. We went with the chicken nuggets, small fries, and chocolate milk. $3.99 for chicken nuggets, fries, and a drink? We thought it was too good to be true.
|Left to right: Yogurt, Chicken Nuggets|
Alas, it was both too good and too true.
The Chicken McNuggets were fried to a perfect crisp with a lightly breaded batter encompassing some of the most tender, flavourful, and legitimate chicken we've ever had the pleasure of tasting. Pairing perfectly with the salty golden (in both colour and Olympic standing) McNuggets are McDonald's even saltier World Famous Fries, strangely advertised as being "made with real potatoes". We think they meant "made with fairy dust". These are fries that still haunt our dreams at night--perfectly seasoned, it was like each fry was individually made with the care and attention of a world-class chef. And what better to wash down fairy dust than the tears of angels themselves, in the form of prepackaged chocolate milk.
|Complimentary Collectible Item|
If that wasn't enough, we even got a toy and stickers. Excuse us while we swoon, McDonald's knows how to make each individual customer feel one-of-a-kind. In our