Beat the heat with bacon? Fast food giant mixes sweet and savory for new item

Posted at 7:42 AM, Jun 13, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-13 07:42:04-04

(CNN) – Burger King is trying out a new way to beat the heat this summer.

A bacon sundae is being added to the menu. It has vanilla ice cream, fudge, caramel, bacon crumbles topped with a piece of bacon.

If you’re wondering about the nutrition stats, the sweet treat has 510 calories, 18 grams of fat and 61 grams of sugar.