"Ice cream on a bun tastes exactly how you’d expect."
"The concept of the "secret menu" is a head-scratcher. Why would big chains have secret menu items? Do customers create them (much to the horror of employees), or is it actually 'secret' among staff? Well, one thing’s for sure: Not all menu secrets are ones you’d want to eat IRL. That’s the case with the latest McDonald’s secret item—although it’s certainly an interesting one.
We all drooled earlier this month over the brioche con gelato, which Mark Ladner of Pasta Flyer made for Questlove last month...a fried brioche bun with strawberry jam, chocolate, strawberry, and vanilla gelato.
But over the weekend, its trash cousin went a little viral. A tweet by an account called Secret McDonald's Account started circulating the internet featuring, well, ice cream on a bun. As in, plain vanilla soft-serve on a plain McDonald's bun. And while some secret menu items have snappy names, the account just captioned the tweet “ice cream, on bun.” Read more.