To celebrate, the fast food chain parts several popular “fan hacks” of the sandwich that make Egg McMuffin “a little extra,” McDonald’s said in a statement. The company encourages customers to buy more food so they can customize Egg McMuffin.
For example, McDonald̵[ads1]7;s customers can make a “Sweet Chicken Sammie,” by ordering a McChicken biscuit and syrup topping Egg McMuffin. Another idea is to drop the muffins and replace them with two hash browns.
“The Egg McMuffin, the first ever fast-serving breakfast sandwich, was added to the McDonald’s menu in 1971 in Santa Barbara, California, and customers have been creative with it ever since,” said Molly McKenna, McDonald’s senior director of brand communications. in the release.