Pizza Hut did a complete menu overhaul
Pizza Hut decided to go the route of Domino's this year and added a ton of new menu items, including different types of crust (pretzel or toasted Parm, anyone?), sauce drizzles like Buffalo and Sriracha, and some pretty out-there flavors like curry.
Starbucks' holiday menus captivated millions
Everyone knows about Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte -- or PSL, as it's known to people who are so deep in withdrawal that they can't utter its full name. But they also introduced a new winter drink, the Chestnut Praline Latte, and brought back the Eggnog Latte due to an outpouring of rage on Twitter following its discontinuation. They also made a beer-flavored coffee with the Dark Barrel Latte.