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Think of all the foods you love. Would you ever mix them together?
Some food combinations just seem destined to go hand in hand, while others are so terrible that the thought of them combined makes you want to swear off both flavors.
In fall, nearly every coffee shop you walk into is serving some kind of pumpkin-flavored drink or treat, and for good reasons!
The winter squash is the taste of the season, and it's so delicious, but only when it compliments the other flavors.
If you thought Burger King thinking about making a pumpkin spice whopper was bad, you've heard nothing yet.
pumpkin spice whopper— Burger King (@BurgerKing) August 28, 2018
Buffalo Wild Wings wants to jump on the bandwagon and offer their own pumpkin-flavored menu option, but not many people are excited. In fact, they're upset.
It’s fall’s favorite flavor. Ale mixes with BBQ flavors and pumpkin spice for a taste of the season.
Chicken and pumpkin doesn't sound like it's a good pairing, and you're probably not wrong.
However, a writer at Bustle, would beg to differ:
"While pumpkin and the vinegary pungent sauce that coats buffalo wings may not be a match made in heaven, pumpkin knows how to amplify and compliment spices like a pro. In hindsight, it was only time until pumpkin spice made the leap from snack and dessert to main course."
The new BBQ Pumpkin Ale Sauce has been available since the beginning of October, and some people are not having it.
Pumpkin spice chicken wings at Buffalo Wild Wings??? I love pumpkin spice and I love me sum chicken wangs but that’s just disrespectful.— Hailey🍋 (@hotashail) October 17, 2018
I like pumpkin. And I like barbecue. Just not together.— Casey Scoffield (@Casey3355) October 18, 2018
However, not everyone's so quick to judge...
I love Buffalo Wild Wings & I’m very excited to try the new pumpkin spiced wings this weekend🤗😋— Timaaaaaay! (@OdubelsHorns) October 16, 2018
Now let's hear from someone who actually tried the sauce...
Was just in there this week, even the waitress told us that they taste terrible.— Michael Dean (@dean_mj) October 17, 2018
Maybe we should just stick to these pumpkin spice pairings below, do you agree?