Carl's Jr. New Hand-Breaded Chicken Tender Wrappers Packaged with Whatever's Handy
Following nearly everyone else in fast-food land, Carl's Jr. has finally come out with its own chicken wrap. Called Hand-Breaded Chicken Tender Wrappers, each one features one of CJ's chicken tenders rolled up in a flour tortilla with shredded lettuce, cheese and choice of buttermilk ranch, honey mustard, or barbecue sauce.
White is ranch, pink is...wait, what's pink again?
My e-mail from Carl's Jr. proudly stated, "Breaded by hand. Wrapped with love." After receiving one of each, I might have added, "packaged with whatever," given their white paper wrapping and stickers of various colors meant to identify the sauces. Wait, what did I order -- a half pound of shrimp? And what does pink mean again? Barbecue? Cotton Candy?
Surprise, they don't look like this.
Okay, I'm over it. At least they didn't come out at the temperature of a Supernova like their hand-breaded chicken tenders did. Let's take a bite and see what's up.
This is what they look like.
If you like Carl's Jr. Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenders, their new wrap is for you. It's got chicken in every bite and it's cheap (about a buck-fifty) with around 310 calories, depending on which sauce you use. Hint: Stick with the honey mustard or ranch sauces. The barbecue sauce is overpowering and way too sweet.
If you're like Fry Girl and think Carl's Jr. Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenders taste like breaded rubber dipped in chicken flavoring, take a pass -- I'll take a Wendy's Grilled Chicken Go Wrap any day.
Plus, the tortillas stick to the paper, which is kind of a bitch.
Would Fry Girl Order One Again: Hell, no.
What say you, chicken wrap rappers? Have you tried the Carl's Jr. new Hand-Breaded Chicken Tender Wrap? What did you think?