The Meatless McDonald's McPlant Burger Is Finally Coming to America
On November 3, McDonald’s will launch its first meatless burger, the McPlant, at select locations across the United States. The McPlant burger features a plant-based patty made from peas, potatoes, and rice that comes topped with tomato, lettuce, pickles, onions, mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard, and a slice of American cheese. Both the mayonnaise and cheese are not vegan and the burger’s patty is cooked on a shared surface with animal products.
“This particular test will help us understand how offering a burger with a plant-based patty impacts the kitchens in our restaurants,” McDonald’s stated in its announcement of the McPlant test in the US. “[The McPlant] has the iconic taste of a McDonald’s burger, because it is one.”
The McPlant will be available for a limited time at eight McDonald’s locations …
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