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The '''Monster Taco''' is a taco sold at [[Jack in the Box]]. It is a larger version of the [[Taco|regular taco]] and seen as the successor to the [[Super Taco]].
 
The '''Monster Taco''' is a taco sold at [[Jack in the Box]]. It is a larger version of the [[Taco|regular taco]] and seen as the successor to the [[Super Taco]].
   
It was discontinued in 2009<ref>[https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20090207133615AA0iP4Z Yahoo Answers]</ref> due to underwhelming sales,<ref>[http://www.greattacohunt.com/2010/03/how-i-stopped-worrying-and-learned-to.html How I stopped worrying and learned to love the jack in the box regular taco]. The Great Taco Hunt.</ref> then later brought back in October 2013<ref name="grubgrade">[http://www.grubgrade.com/2013/10/17/monster-taco-from-jack-in-the-box-is-back/ Monster Taco from Jack in the Box is Back]. GrubGrade.</ref> after "loyal fans howled" for its return.<ref>[http://assets.jackinthebox.com/press_releases/391/file/Monster_Taco.pdf Press release] (PDF)</ref> It has been discontinued again in 2019, reason yet unknown. (No citation other than being unable to purchase and item no longer displayed on the Jack In The Box website.)
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It was discontinued in 2009<ref>[https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20090207133615AA0iP4Z Yahoo Answers]</ref> due to underwhelming sales,<ref>[http://www.greattacohunt.com/2010/03/how-i-stopped-worrying-and-learned-to.html How I stopped worrying and learned to love the jack in the box regular taco]. The Great Taco Hunt.</ref> then later brought back in October 2013<ref name="grubgrade">[http://www.grubgrade.com/2013/10/17/monster-taco-from-jack-in-the-box-is-back/ Monster Taco from Jack in the Box is Back]. GrubGrade.</ref> after "loyal fans howled" for its return.<ref>[http://assets.jackinthebox.com/press_releases/391/file/Monster_Taco.pdf Press release] (PDF)</ref> It was discontinued again in 2019, for unknown reasons, and is planned to return on the menu October 4th, 2021. (No citation other than being unable to purchase and item no longer displayed on the Jack In The Box website.)
   
 
Its name is similar to the [[Monster Burger]], which was discontinued due to its role in the [[1993 E. coli outbreak]].
 
Its name is similar to the [[Monster Burger]], which was discontinued due to its role in the [[1993 E. coli outbreak]].

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The Monster Taco is a taco sold at Jack in the Box. It is a larger version of the regular taco and seen as the successor to the Super Taco.

It was discontinued in 2009[1] due to underwhelming sales,[2] then later brought back in October 2013[3] after "loyal fans howled" for its return.[4] It was discontinued again in 2019, for unknown reasons, and is planned to return on the menu October 4th, 2021. (No citation other than being unable to purchase and item no longer displayed on the Jack In The Box website.)

Its name is similar to the Monster Burger, which was discontinued due to its role in the 1993 E. coli outbreak.

Product[]

The Monster Taco is a "monster-sized" hard shell taco with ground beef filling, two slices of American cheese, shredded lettuce, and taco sauce.[5]

Variants[]

  • Bacon Ranch Monster Taco - A Monster Taco with sliced bacon and buttermilk ranch sauce, added in June 2014.
  • Breakfast Monster Taco - A breakfast version of the Monster Taco topped with scrambled eggs.
  • Nacho Monster Taco - A Monster Taco topped with sliced jalapenos and nacho cheese sauce, added in June 2014.

References[]