McDonald’s tests sweet potato fries in select restaurants

Posted at 6:36 PM, Oct 23, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-23 18:36:28-04

NEW YORK  — McDonald’s is frying up something new.

The fast-food chain is testing sweet potato fries in select restaurants in Amarillo, Texas.

A spokesperson for McDonald’s said the fries will be available at “Create Your Taste” test restaurants.

The “Create Your Taste” restaurants are found in select cities across the U.S. and let customers to build their own McDonald’s specialty burgers with various toppings and buns.

“We’re gathering valuable customer feedback on them,” the spokesperson said.

A spokesperson for the company would not comment on whether the sweet potato fries would be tested in other regions or restaurants.