Shake 'n Bake's Original Pork flavor includes as ingredients enriched wheat flour (wheat flour, niacin, iron, thiamin mononitrate [Vitamin B1], riboflavin [Vitamin B2], folic acid), salt, partially hydrogenated soybean and cottonseed Oil, sugar, contains less than 2% of paprika, dextrose, dried onions, spice, caramel color, yeast, annatto (color), and natural flavor. Its Barbecue Glaze flavor includes sugar, maltodextrin, salt, modified food starch, spice, partially hydrogenated soybean and cottonseed oil, brown sugar, mustard flour, dried onions, dried tomatoes, dried garlic, beet powder (color), citric acid, natural flavor, caramel color, vinegar, and sodium silicoaluminate as an anticaking agent.
Shake 'n Bake was also featured prominently in the movie Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby as the catchphrase of the lead characters.
"Shake 'n Bake" is also a modern nickname for a 1950's era snow coach running on caterpillar tracks, that was once used to ferry sightseers to the Athabasca Glacier, in Alberta, Canada. The nickname is derived from the food brand and refers to the vehicle's lack of suspension and the fact that its passenger compartment tended to become uncomfortably hot.
"Shake 'n Bake" is also a slang term used among medical professionals and cancer patients, referring to the anti-fungal drug amphotericin, which causes chills and a high fever.
"Shake 'n' Bake" is also basketball vernacular for a kind of play where an offensive player escapes the guard of a defensive player and subsequently manages to score, particularly if the player scores in an emphatic manner.