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This Bunnings SauceBot Perfects the Sausage to Sauce Ratio Every Time

The future of sausage sizzles is here.

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The Bunnings sausage sizzle is often more popular than the hardware store itself. Since we can remember, people line up outside Bunnings, waiting to get their hands on an iconic $2 sausage sizzle from a green tent.

As if it could stir up more of an online presence, a video has emerged on TikTok of a ‘SauceBot’ at a Bunnings Warehouse in Hawthorn, Victoria.

The robotic machine can be seen dispensing tomato sauce and mustard on a tasty sausage sandwich, covered with caramelised onion.

The machine features a red button for tomato sauce and a yellow button for mustard. Customers place their sausage sizzle with a napkin in the holder then choose their preferred condiment—it’s that easy.

The robot was created by the team at Connected Community Hackerspace, a community workshop run by an enthusiastic group of like-minded members.

It’s said to provide the perfect sauce to sausage ratio every time, which in our books is pure magic.

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Mad Mex’s New Menu Item Is Inspired by a Popular Mexican Street Food

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Mexican restaurant chain Mad Mex has dropped a new protein, and it’s one of the most popular street foods in Mexico.

Enter, Chicken Al Pastor. It’s traditionally made with pork and grilled on a spinning rotisserie with a pineapple sitting a top, but Mad Mex has put its own spin on it, serving chicken bathed in an Al Pastor marinade with a touch of juicy pineapple.

You can order the protein-packed filling in your favourite burrito, bowl, quesadilla, nachos, or in a taco.

As always, these things are here for a good time, not a long time. Pop into your local Mad Mex restaurant, order delivery or through the Mad Mex app today.

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