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· World’s First Plant-Based Burger King Opens Doors As Flexitarianism Goes Mainstream
· ‘World First’: Burger King Turns Outlet 100% Meat-Free For Limited Time
World’s First Plant-Based Burger King Opens Doors As Flexitarianism Goes Mainstream
By Sally Ho, Green Queen (HK)
Jun 8, 2021
The world’s first-ever meat-free Burger King outlet has opened doors in Cologne, Germany this week, amid surging mainstream demand for plant-based food as consumers adopt flexitarian eating habits for environmental, ethical and health reasons. The restaurant, open from June 7 to June 11, has teamed up with The Vegetarian Butcher to serve meatless Whoppers, vegan nuggets and even Ben & Jerry’s dairy-free ice creams.
Fast food giant Burger King has officially launched its first plant-based restaurant in Cologne this week, which will feature an entire menu without meat. Partnering with Unilever subsidiary The Vegetarian Butcher, the Cologne outlet is now serving hungry diners vegan versions of its signature items between June 7 and June 11.
Announcing the opening of the restaurant, The Vegetarian Butcher wrote on a social media post: “The news you’ve been waiting for: world’s first plant-based Burger King restaurant has now officially opened in Germany and it’s powered by The Vegetarian Butcher. Food Revolution at its finest – so you can enjoy all the iconic meals, without having to sacrifice a thing.”
Some of the dishes served include the Plant-Based Whopper featuring The Vegetarian Butcher’s vegan patty, Hellmann’s vegan mayonnaise and ketchup, as well as Plant-Based Nuggets made with the brand’s chicken-free alternative. There are several new items too, such as the Plant-Based Nugget Burger, Plant-Based Long Chicken and Plant-Based Junior Whopper.
The exclusive Burger King outlet will also be serving dairy-free vegan ice creams made by Ben & Jerry’s to round it off.
According to the Burger King Germany website, the new plant-based restaurant is not only aimed at providing more options for herbivores, but is targeted at the rising group of flexitarians and encouraging more meat-eaters to try out vegan options. It pledges to ensure that “everyone gets their money’s worth with our exclusive plant-based” menu...
‘World First’: Burger King Turns Outlet 100% Meat-Free For Limited Time
The store will sell exclusively meatless versions of its iconic Whopper and Chicken Royale burgers, as well as plant-based chicken nuggets...
by Liam Giliver, Plant Based News
Jun 8, 2021
A Burger King outlet has turned its menu completely meat-free for a limited time.
One store in Cologne, Germany has opened what it describes as the world’s first plant-based* Burger King Restaurant.
Meat-free Burger King
From June 7-June 11, the store will exclusively sell meatless versions of its signature Whopper and Chicken Royale burgers, as well as plant-based nuggets.
This follows the chain’s partnership with vegan meat brand The Vegetarian Butcher.
Moreover, according to The Express, all German Burger Kings will debut a vegan alternative to mayonnaise this month.