10 strange fast food items abroad

In the US, fast food can get pretty predictable: Burgers, fries, chicken, and a taco or a fish sandwich, if you’re feeling adventurous. Leave it to our international brethren to show us how to loosen up and live a little. Take a look at ten wacky fast food items from around the world.

By , Correspondent

4. Bacon Potato Pie (McDonald’s Japan)

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    People walk past a McDonald's Japan outlet in busy Shibuya commercial district in this file photo.
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This is the first of two excellent ideas on the list coming out of McDonald’s in Japan. From the outside, it looks like the stateside McDonald’s Apple Pie, but it’s salty and savory, with mashed potatoes and bacon deep-fried in the familiar apple pie shell.  It sells for 120 Japanese yen – $1.45 US.

Would we eat it:  With bells on.

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