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What’s This We Hear About The McPlant Burger? 

by Fabian Jackson

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Hold the phones – stop the press – this is not a drill. McDonald’s is actually launching a vegan burger in the UK (and we think we’re lovin’ it). 

After what seems like five years of waiting, The McPlant burger is going to be trialled in 10 restaurants in Coventry (lucky) from 29th September before being rolled out to over 250 more stores from 13th October. If all goes well, the hope is for the burger to be available nationwide in 2022. 

Mcdonalds ad

Photo credit: Veg Life

This is big news, it’s the first-ever plant-based burger that McDonald’s UK has launched. And it didn’t happen overnight – it’s the result of three years of research and development.

What’s in the McPlant, McDonald’s vegan burger? 

The star of the burger is a plant-based patty co-developed with Beyond Meat (the rumours were true), vegan cheese based on pea protein that ‘tastes just like McDonald’s iconic cheese slices’ (we’ll take your word on that), and a new vegan sauce. 

McPlant vegan burger

Poto credit: BBC

Keep your eyes peeled for more updates (and tastings) from us and share your thoughts in the comments section below. 

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Fabian Jackson
by Fabian Jackson

Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.

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