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McDonald's bringing back spicy McNuggets

The Spicy Chicken McNuggets are coming back for a limited time beginning Monday, Feb. 1.
Credit: McDonald's

INDIANAPOLIS — McDonald's is bringing the heat once again! 

The fast food chain announced Spicy Chicken McNuggets, along with a Mighty Hot Sauce, are coming back for a limited time beginning Monday, Feb. 1.

To celebrate the return, customers can get a free 6-piece Spicy Chicken McNuggets from Feb. 2-6 through Door Dash orders of $20 more more, using the code "SPICY."

The Spicy Chicken McNuggets made their debut Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020.

According to McDonald's, the Spicy Chicken McNuggets are breaded with a sizzling tempura coating made of both cayenne and chili peppers. The Mighty Hot Sauce is made of a blend of crushed red peppers and spicy chilis. 

This was the first time McDonald's introduced a new flavor of Chicken McNuggets in the U.S. since they came to menus in 1983.

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