Los Angeles, CA – Roscoe’s House of Chicken & Waffles doesn’t play relating to its signature soul meals dish. So when KFC put its personal model of rooster and waffles on the menu, the longtime Los Angeles-based restaurant chain took discover.
In the Instagram remark part underneath a photograph of KFC’s new dish, Roscoe’s snapped and chided KFC for even making an attempt to place it on its menu.
“Second to none!!!” Roscoe’s wrote. “Do y’all ever know the historical past of ‘rooster and waffles’ KFC settles for a líege sort waffle. That’s not even an actual waffle, it’s like a tough biscuit. If there’s one factor we do proper, it’s ‘Chicken and Waffles’ simply skip the hype and are available examine us out.”
The authentic Roscoe’s was established in Long Beach again in 1975 by Herb Hudson and 4 different New Yorkers. Interestingly sufficient, the soul meals restaurant was named after a Caucasian cook dinner named Roscoe, one of many first house owners.
The Los Angels establishment bumped into some hassle roughly two years in the past when Roscoe’s was compelled to file for Chapter 11 chapter, claiming a $7 million debt.
While exterior Los Angeles’ Lure Nightclub, Snoop Dogg vowed to safe its monetary future.
“Bankruptcy, Roscoe’s went, no they didn’t?” he instructed TMZ in March 2016. “I assume Ima have to purchase it, man and make it Snoop Dogg’s Chicken and Waffles.”
It hasn’t fairly come to that — but.