“Sweet Lightning” Mountain Dew beverage now available at KFC

Get your taste buds ready! There’s a new drink available at KFC this summer courtesy of Mountain Dew.  Introducing, Sweet Lightning!

This shockingly yellow beverage comes packed with a punch full of peach flavors with a hint of honey. According to a press release, the beverage is available at KFC restaurants nationwide starting this July. 

“Mountain Dew® and KFC® are partnering to electrify their beverage lineup with Sweet Lightning® – an out-of-this-sky refreshment lit up with a punch of peach and a touch of honey flavors.”

“Like KFC, MTN DEW is inspired by bold ideas and flavors, making this an authentic relationship from the start,” said Nicole Portwood, vice president of marketing, MTN DEW. “To come together on an exclusive product – Sweet Lightning – is a thrill, and we look forward to delighting our customers’ taste buds and pushing the envelope on creativity.”

Sweet Lightning was developed in partnership with the food and beverage innovation experts at KFC and MTN DEW to go along with the Colonel’s delicious fried chicken recipes. The drink will be a permanent pour at KFC locations nationwide. Click here to find a KFC location near you!

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