McDonald's is testing out its McPlant burger in these cities
New York (CNN Business)A year after announcing plans to introduce the McPlant burger, McDonald's is ready to test it out in the United States.
The McPlant, featuring a plant-based patty created in partnership with Beyond Meat, will be available at eight restaurants for a limited time starting November 3, McDonald's said Thursday. The restaurants are in cities including El Segundo and Manhattan Beach in California; Cedar Falls, Iowa; Irving and Carrollton, Texas; and Jennings and Lake Charles, Louisiana, McDonald's said.
Over the past few years, fast food companies have been experimenting with plant-based offerings to court flexitarian consumers, who want to eat less meat or add vegetables to their diet for health or environmental reasons.
McDonald's is late to the plant-based party in the United States.
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