- Red Lobster is adding a Mountain Dew Margarita named Dave Garita to the menu -.
- DEW Garita operates in select restaurants in September and will hit menus across the US by the end of the year.
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Red Lobster is adding a Mountain Dew Margarita to the menu, sparking hatred and awe online.
DEW Garita will arrive at select Red Lobster restaurants in September, and hit menus across the US by the end of 2020, Red Lobster announced on Tuesday. According to a press release, “DEW Garita pairs perfectly with Red Lobster’s iconic Cheddar Bay biscuits.”
The drink, which is the first ever official Mountain Dew cocktail, is inspired by mixed reactions.
Some hated the drink.
-Craft Beer 40 (@BrewStuds) September 15, 2020
-Loke ch (@chloe_antoniaa) September 15, 2020
-Grace Panetta (@grace_panetta) September 15, 2020
-Josh Baro (@jbarro) September 15, 2020
But, some people were excited to give DEW Garita a chance.
—Brooks Wheelan (@brookswheelan) September 15, 2020
-Ken Hain (@Kenyhan) September 15, 2020
– “Postboy” Bundy ⑤ rod (@rodney_berry) September 15, 2020
Some felt that the DEW Garita only prompted more questions – namely, if the rim was coated with crushed Doritos.
—Am B (@arb) September 15, 2020
-Bob Bryan (@RobertBrien4) September 15, 2020
The launch of DEW Garita is part of a wider partnership between PepsiCo and Red Lobster, the parent company of Mountain Dew. Using Frito-Lay and Quaker products, the brands are working together to create “more tasty menu items”, the companies said in a press release.
Nelson Griffin, Senior Vice President and Chief Chain Officer, Red Lobster, said, “Red Lobster is thrilled to be working with PepsiCo, not only because it has a great portfolio of brands, but also the possibilities of food and beverage innovation There is also reason. ” Statement. “DEW Garita is the first savory flavor of the types of inspired menu items to come.”