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Topic # 103357 5-Jun-2012 17:48 Send private message

Anyone tried the KFC chicken pie? 

I tried one today... it was slightly burnt and I noticed the guy next to me was also eating a slightly more burnt pie than I was. 

Out of ten I rated it a 8.5 (just the burnt pastry was a bit concerning).  

Simply a chicken pie with a hint of that classic KFC gravy taste.  

Next time I know to let it cool down a bit !  

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  Reply # 636240 5-Jun-2012 19:00 Send private message

What are they charging for these things?

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  Reply # 636296 5-Jun-2012 20:11 Send private message

$4.50! They better be top shelf at that price. I can go get a gourmet pie for that price.

Incidentally they were sold out when I wandered past Kent Tce KFC about 2pm.

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  Reply # 636317 5-Jun-2012 20:29 Send private message

Sold out when I went...
Apparently they sold their allocated 180 pies in 5 hours.
They are budgeting on 180 per week, so I guess it's a good launch.

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  Reply # 636338 5-Jun-2012 20:46 Send private message





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  Reply # 636340 5-Jun-2012 20:50 Send private message

I'd give it a 9/10 in terms of chicken pies

Not really my favourite, but very good! Think I'll do another zinger double down next visit though




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  Reply # 636344 5-Jun-2012 20:55 Send private message

I would write a review, but I don't know if anyone has the stomach for 20,000 word reviews on chicken pies.




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  Reply # 636347 5-Jun-2012 21:00 Send private message

NZtechfreak: I would write a review, but I don't know if anyone has the stomach for 20,000 word reviews on chicken pies.


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  Reply # 636352 5-Jun-2012 21:08 Send private message

vinnieg: I'd give it a 9/10 in terms of chicken pies

Not really my favourite, but very good! Think I'll do another zinger double down next visit though


Is the Double Down back?




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  Reply # 636353 5-Jun-2012 21:09 Send private message

http://imgur.com/a/1DKQh

Review I found on the New Zealand Reddit.

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  Reply # 636355 5-Jun-2012 21:14 Send private message

I don't think that the marketing was very good with this pie. I only found out about this a few hours ago, none of my friends were talking about it, unlike the double down when that came out.

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  Reply # 636361 5-Jun-2012 21:33 Send private message

I miss double down especially their zinger ones!

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  Reply # 636463 6-Jun-2012 07:57 Send private message

MikeSkyrme:
vinnieg: I'd give it a 9/10 in terms of chicken pies

Not really my favourite, but very good! Think I'll do another zinger double down next visit though


Is the Double Down back?




It's coming back later this year, I wonder if they have Zinger pies?  Can't hurt to ask



Or I might ask them to top my pie with bacon, didn't order the new Kit kat crusher though :( will also have to make that a priority next visit

@ChosenOmen I dunno, seemed pretty good to me.  All sold out in most stores, I was lucky to get one of the last ones at around 3.30pm.  MOst of it was word of mouth/Facebook advertising





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  Reply # 636491 6-Jun-2012 09:21 Send private message

Had one last night, gotta say it was pretty horrible :(

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  Reply # 636502 6-Jun-2012 09:46 Send private message

If I had burnt pastry, I would get it replaced. Pretty keen to try it, but I'll let things calm down first.

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  Reply # 636522 6-Jun-2012 10:18 Send private message

Are they doing this because McDonalds are going to bring back Georgie Pie?




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