As we prepare to welcome 2017, lets take a look back at the 10 best secret recipes from the past year.

10. Red Lobster’s(tm) Parrot Bay Coconut Shrimp



Jumbo butterflied shrimp hand-dipped in a batter flavored with Parrot Bay rum and coconut flakes.

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9. Applebee’s(™) Simmered Beef Sandwich



Slow simmered beef sandwich is loaded with flavorful shredded beef and then topped with a spicy jalapeno slaw.

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8. Cheesecake Factory(™) Pretzel Crusted Chicken



Tender chicken strips are dipped in buttermilk and then a combination of crushed pretzels and Panko-style bread crumbs.

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7. Bonefish Grill(™) Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos



The bang bang shrimp tacos consist of crispy fried shrimp tossed in a creamy, spicy sauce.

Get The Recipe Here: Bonefish Grill(?) Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos ? The Restaurant Recipe Blog


6. P.F. Chang’s(™) Orange Peel Chicken



Classic Hunan dish of sauteed bits of chicken tossed in a sweet and spicy sauce flavored with the essence of fresh oranges.

Get The Recipe Here: P.F. Chang?s(?) Orange Peel Chicken ? The Restaurant Recipe Blog


5. Panera (™) Bacon Turkey Bravo Sandwich



The bacon turkey bravo sandwiches is loaded with slices of smoked turkey breast, smoked Gouda cheese, bacon, lettuce and tomato with a special sauce.

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4. Wendy’s(™) Bacon Portabella Mushroom Melt



The bacon portabella mushroom melt consists of a fresh beef patty topped with crisp applewood smoked bacon, rich portabella mushrooms, slices of Cheddar cheese and a melty Cheddar sauce layered between a soft brioche bun.

Get The Recipe Here: Wendy?s(?) Bacon Portabella Mushroom Melt ? The Restaurant Recipe Blog


3. Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville(™) Volcano Nachos



This massive dish of loaded nachos is topped with salsa, queso, ground beef, jalapenos and of course a ton of cheese.

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2. IHOP(™) Banana Nutella Crepe



A crepe is a very thin pancake and at IHOP they elevate this dish by filling them with Nutella hazelnut spread and freshly sliced bananas.

Get The Recipe Here: IHOP(?) Banana Nutella Crepe ? The Restaurant Recipe Blog


1. KFC(™) Nashville Hot Chicken



The Nashville hot chicken features a perfect blend of spicy cayenne and smoked paprika.

Get The Recipe Here: KFC(?) Nashville Hot Chicken ? The Restaurant Recipe Blog


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