Chicken lovers everywhere, rejoice! Starting today, more than 3,000 KFC locations are now available on DoorDash. To celebrate, we’re going big. For the next week, we’re adding 12 free chicken tenders to select bucket meals with $0 delivery fees when you order KFC through DoorDash and use promo code KFC12*.
To kick off the partnership, we wanted to understand just how much consumers love fried chicken. We surveyed** 1,000 chicken-eating Americans on what they love most about fried chicken, KFC’s legendary sauces, America’s side preferences and more. Here’s what we found out.
Fried chicken is the king of comfort (comfort food that is)
92% of Americans say fried chicken is their go-to comfort food and 94% say they usually get comfort food when ordering in. Millennials and Gen Zers are more likely to have fried chicken delivered than any other age group. Plus, 80% of KFC-goers have an even stronger affinity for fried chicken (of course!).
And while fried chicken is the star of the show, sides are an important part of this comfort food meal of choice. Mashed potatoes reign as Americans’ favorite side dish to pair with fried chicken, closely followed by mac and cheese. But if you can’t choose just one side, KFC lets