It was me and the chicken sandwich, finally together.

Not just any chicken sandwich, I heard.

Popeyes took the world by storm with their version, the demand such that the fried bird and bun went briefly extinct.

Now the sandwich has resurrected, and let me be the next to tell you it does not disappoint. Juicy? Check. Crispy? Check. But better than Chik-fil-A? I’ll leave that box unchecked.

Read more of The Gazette's Pikes Picks here: 

Top Colorado Springs food and drink picks

When our staff discovers something they love — they share it. On this list of Gazette staff 'Pikes Picks,' you'll find  Colorado Springs-area eateries that have impressed and surprised the staff's palates. Click here for readers' top choices in the annual Gazette Best of the Springs.

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