McDonald’s starts testing Beyond Meat burgers in Canada

a report from CNBC. The test burger will be called the P.L.T. (tomato, lettuce. Plant). It'll cost $6.49 CA plus tax (approximately $4.90 USD). It'll be used to determine both demand and usefulness of using the vegan patties.

The appeal of the plant-based “meat”. Pattern is only growing. Now, McDonald’s is signing up with in. The popular fast-food chain is set to evaluate a Beyond Meat burger in 28 dining establishments in southwestern Ontario for 12 weeks, according to

McDonald’s isn’t the only fast-food chain checking out the potential of plant-based meat. Competing chain Burger King has currently started rolling out a meatless Impossible Whopper hamburger using patties from Impossible Burger (Beyond Meat’s most significant competitor in the plant-based meat video game). Carl’s Jr. also offers a meatless burger from Beyond Meat, White Castle has an Impossible Slider, Subway has plans to test a Beyond Meatball Marinara sandwich, and KFC is working with Beyond Meat to establish a plant-based fried “chicken.”.

Furthermore, both Beyond Meat and Impossible Burger have recently started rolling out their products to retail supermarkets. As of June of this year, Beyond Meat had actually already begun offering its updated “meatier” hamburgers in stores like Whole Foods, Kroger, Safeway, Publix, Wegmans, Target, and Sprouts. Impossible Burger items began hitting grocery stores in Southern California and throughout the East Coast this month.

“This test permits us to get more information about real-world implications of serving the P.L.T., including consumer demand and influence on dining establishment operations,”. Commented Ann Wahlgren, McDonald’s vice president of international menu technique.

McDonald’s isn’t the only fast-food chain exploring the potential of plant-based meat. Rival chain Burger King has currently begun rolling out a meatless Impossible Whopper burger using patties from Impossible Burger (Beyond Meat’s greatest rival in the plant-based meat video game)., Beyond Meat had currently begun selling its upgraded “meatier”. Burgers in stores like Whole Foods, Kroger, Safeway, Publix, Wegmans, Target. Sprouts.