September 27, 2019

Will You Try It? McDonald’s To Bring New Plant Based Burger To Their Menu

Will You Try It? McDonald’s To Bring New Plant Based Burger To Their Menu

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McDonald’s has decided to choose the health-conscious route following the success of its competitors. 

The company announced on Thursday that they will launch a plant-based PLT burger as a 12- week test. This will take place in 28 restaurants across Southwestern Ontario, Canada. 

Ann Wahlgren, McDonald’s VP of Global Menu Strategy said in a press release, “McDonald’s has a proud legacy of fun, delicious, and crave-able food and now, we’re extending that to a test of the juicy, plant-based burger. We’ve been working on our recipe and now we’re ready to hear feedback from our customers.” 

Beyond meat took to Instagram to share the news. See post below: 

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Say hello to the new P.L.T. from @mcdonaldscanada – a juicy, delicious burger made with a Beyond Meat patty! The P.L.T. will be tested for 12 weeks in 28 McDonald’s restaurants in Southwestern Ontario, Canada starting Monday, 9/30. __________________ “Being of service to McDonald’s has been a central and defining goal of mine since founding Beyond Meat over a decade ago,” said Ethan Brown, Founder and CEO, Beyond Meat. “It comes after a long and productive collaboration to make a delicious plant-based patty that fits seamlessly into McDonald’s menu, and we’re thrilled with the outcome.” __________________ Click link in bio to learn more about this exciting announcement and to find the full list of participating restaurants!

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Will you try it?