Who could have guessed that a hoax about a fictional sandwich could have such staying power? The Skinwich, a made-up creation comprising five layers of KFC Original Recipe chicken skin, bacon, and cheese, is not real. The T-shirt by CafePress proclaiming its perseverance is.
Of course, maybe the fabled sandwich is real. It all depends on your perspective. And who knows what depths KFC will stoop to in the future? After all, the Double Down started as a gross-out food joke that gained a cult following. We won’t be surprised if/when The Colonel launches this thing for real.
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