Frontier Former Editor

June 12, 2007

I’m reconsidering all those times I said I’d never live in Hawaii . . .

Filed under: Book em Dano, food, Hawaii, Spam Spam Spam — Frontier Former Editor @ 2:01 am

Hey, with my mp3 of the Ventures’ Hawaii Five-O theme and this, I damn well may move to the H.I. . . . .

Burger King ignites Spam war with rival

By JAYMES SONG, Associated Press Writer

Mon Jun 11, 2:46 AM ET

For many Americans, spam is a four-letter word for unwanted e-mail. In Hawaii, Spam is a beloved comfort food, with cans of the gelatinous pork bricks found in virtually every cupboard.

Hoping to cash in on Hawaii’s love affair with the pinkish meat product, Burger King Corp. last month began offering Spam for breakfast — going head-to-head with rival McDonald’s Corp., which has been featuring Spam in the islands for years.

Burger King is offering the Spam Platter — two slices of Spam nestled between white rice and scrambled eggs. The fast-food giant also offers the Croissanwich or Biscuit Sandwich with Spam.

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