The surprise April Fools season 3 premiere of Rick and Morty took the Internet by storm, and now McDonald’s Szechuan McNugget Sauce might be coming back. If you haven’t seen the episode, you should know that these two things are related. Now, I don’t want to spoil the episode for you but… seriously…if you are able to eat McDonald’s Szechuan McNugget Sauce in the near future, you have Rick and Morty to thank.
After the episode aired, fans began loudly clamoring for the return of the sauce, which was released for a limited time in 1998 to promote Disney’s Mulan.
Yesterday, a corporate chef at McDonald’s tweeted at Business Insider‘s Ashley Lutz with the following:
— Mike Haracz (@Mike_Haracz) April 3, 2017
Keep in mind that a live-action version of Mulan will be released in 2018. I believe that sound you hear is the stars aligning.