When will vegan burger come to Norfolk's McDonalds?

McDonalds re opening in Norwich 4th June 2020 after lock down restrictions lifted.McDonald's Norwich

McDonalds is set to introduce a new plant-based burger for vegans, which will trial at selected Norfolk restaurants from this year. - Credit: Archant

McDonalds is set to introduce a new plant-based burger for vegans, which will be trialled at selected Norfolk restaurants later this year.

The fast-food chain says the new McPlant burger offers the “same great taste and experience you would expect from a McDonald’s burger”. 

From September 29, the new burger will be trialled in 10 restaurants in Coventry and from October 13, a further 250 plus sites will see it introduced — including 20 sites across Norfolk and Waveney. 

McDonalds hope to roll out the McPlant nationwide in 2022. 

The new burger features a plant-based patty co-developed with Beyond Meat as well as vegan sesame seed bun, mustard, ketchup, vegan sauce, fresh onion, pickles, lettuce, tomato and vegan cheese. 


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It is cooked separately from other McDonald’s burgers and sandwiches using dedicated meat-free utensils. 

Michelle Graham-Clare, chief marketing officer, said: “As with every McDonald’s offering, we take our time to ensure it meets the highest standards and is something that all our customers will enjoy. 

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“We’re confident you will enjoy the McPlant.” 

To check where you can get a McPlant from October 13 visit here, https://www.mcdonalds.com/gb/en-gb/latest-updates/mcplant.html.

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