Coming soon... the 'McPlant' burger! Meat-free McDonald's sandwich could be next big hit among fast-food fans

 

         McPlant will be made with patty designed to recreate flavour and texture of beef

         It is first in a range of vegetable-based products including nugget alternative

         The burger is being produced under a partnership with the US firm Beyond Meat

 

By Sean Poulter for the Daily Mail (UK)

6 September 2021

 

A meat-free McDonald's burger called the McPlant is about to tempt fast-food fans.

 

It will be made with a patty designed to recreate the flavour and texture of a beef burger.

 

It is the first in a range of vegetable-based products including alternatives to the chain's chicken nuggets and breakfast sausage muffins.

 

The new burger is being produced under a partnership with the US firm Beyond Meat, which has previously developed a plant-based patty made from yellow peas, coconut, potato and beetroot juice.

 

The McPlant is aimed at so-called flexitarians those who follow a semi-vegetarian lifestyle rather than vegans...

 

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