Bacon lovers, get ready to go hog wild over Dunkin’s newest item.

While Wednesday is Ash Wednesday and the official start of Lent, a time where some give up meat, the chain known best for its doughnuts and coffee started selling “Snackin’ Bacon.”

The new snack, which is eight half-strips served in a sleeve, has Sweet Black Pepper seasoning “to help on-the-go customers conquer their cravings without settling for tired and typical snacking choices,” the company said in a news release.

The bacon also is featured on Dunkin’s Sweet Black Pepper Bacon Breakfast Sandwich.

Dunkin’ made other announcements Wednesday about returning items, including Irish Creme-flavored coffee. The flavor can also be added to hot, iced and frozen coffees and handcrafted espresso drinks, including lattes, cappuccinos, Americanos and macchiatos.

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The Lucky Shamrock Donut is now available for a limited time ahead of St. Patrick’s Day.

Two bowls – the Egg White Bowl and the Sausage Scramble Bowl – also are back, and Dunkin’ is adding to its Go2s national value menu with the addition of two Sausage, Egg & Cheese Wake-up Wraps for $3.

Follow USA TODAY reporter Kelly Tyko on Twitter: @KellyTyko



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