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Dog gone: Costco nixes popular food court item in favor of healthier choices

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Costco is getting rid of one of it's most popular food court items: the polish dog. The change is to make way for some healthier options on the menu, including a new acai bowls,

Fear not though, hot dog fans. The company says the $1.50 hot dog and soda combo isn't going anywhere.

So what is an acai bowl? The $4.99 vegetarian-friendly option is about 330 calories and features frozen acai berries and comes with fresh strawberries, blueberries and dried bananas, plus granola with almonds. It looks like a soft serve sundae.

There's been some backlash on the store's Facebook page about the change though.

KCPQ reports Costco has also began rolling out an al pastor salad at many locations.

What do you think of the changes? Were you a polish dog devotee?

Our Sam Adams seems pretty broken up about the news:

Please keep Sam in your thoughts during this trying time.

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