I tried the signature breakfast sandwiches from 6 major fast-food chains, and the winner was clear
- I taste-tested the signature breakfast sandwiches from McDonald's, Starbucks, Burger King, Wendy's, Dunkin', and Chick-fil-A to see how they compared.
- The breakfast sandwiches were judged on a scale of one to five based on the quality of their buns and filling, as well as their overall taste.
- The Egg McMuffin at McDonald's was by far the tastiest and most well-balanced sandwich, with a recipe that's been refined over half a century.
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The world isn't what it used to be.may not be the most important meal of the day, it certainly is a meal. And personally, I never skip one of those.
The seemingly infinite number of fast-food breakfast choices might be befuddling.
Where can you get a filling, tasty, and reasonably nutritious breakfast sandwich? Where can you get one for under five bucks? Who will save the day and eat several thousand heart-stopping calories' worth of bacon, chicken, egg, sausage, cheese, croissants, biscuits, muffins, and ciabatta bread - for the greater good, of course?
I tried the signature breakfast sandwiches from Wendy's, Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, Burger King, Starbucks, and Dunkin' in order to find out which chain makes the best morning-meal-in-a-bun.
I judged the sandwiches based on their buns, filling, and overall taste. I rated them from one to five in each metric to reach a completely scientific, objective, definitive, and quantitative conclusion totally not just based on my personal experience and preferences.Prices reflect the items' cost at Manhattan locations of each chain.
Here's what I found: