Sep 4, 2013 10:49 AM by MELISSA CANONE
LAFAYETTE, La. - As the first home game of the season nears, 21 BURGER KING® restaurants throughout the Lafayette area are recognizing 120 years of LSU Football with the BK® Tiger Double Cheeseburger.
The Lafayette-area restaurants are among 135 BURGER KING® locations in five major markets statewide offering the promotion.
Tiger fans can request the burger by name to receive a discounted price of $1.20 through the end of November.
"As a proud sponsor of LSU Football, we enjoy being a place where celebrating fans can gather and are excited to launch this special offer for the 2013 season," said Myrna Schultz, Vice President of Marketing & Development for Strategic Restaurants Acquisition Company. "We look forward to continuing our partnership with LSU Football for seasons to come."
The BK® Tiger Double Cheeseburger features two signature fire-grilled beef patties topped with melted American cheese, crinkle cut pickles, yellow mustard and ketchup on a toasted sesame seed bun.
Other participating locations include BURGER KING® restaurants in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Lake Charles and Monroe, La.