BATTLE CREEK, Mich., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- There's a new bird in town. Here to challenge everything you thought you knew about plant-based chik'n, Incogmeato™ by MorningStar Farms® delicious plant-based Chik'n Tenders are an im -peck-able new breakthrough that look, cook, taste and tear just like the real thing.
To celebrate Incogmeato Chik'n Tenders hitting shelves nationwide in two flavors, Original and Sweet BBQ, Incogmeato is partnering with fellow plant-based disruptor Pinky Cole, chef and founder of popular Atlanta hotspot Slutty Vegan. Together, they're issuing a delicious challenge to chicken lovers everywhere - try crispy, juicy, pull apart Incogmeato Chik'n Tenders that deliver all the flavor—without the meat - and see how they taste just like the real thing. In fact, they dare you to tear it to believe it.
"We're excited to introduce a plant-based chik'n tender that has the taste and texture of the real thing - it's a real breakthrough experience for chicken tender lovers," says Sara Young, General Manager, Plant-Based Proteins at Kellogg. "Pinky shares Incogmeato's vision for disrupting what people think about plant-based, so she's the perfect partner to help us challenge flexitarians everywhere to try Incogmeato's new plant-based chik'n tenders and discover how they deliver the taste people crave."
A match made in meatless heaven, Pinky Cole and Incogmeato share a mission to make plant-based eating enjoyable for all food lovers. The tasty two-some will host a one-day-only pop-up event this week in Atlanta where they'll prove Incogmeato's plant-based version can go toe-to-toe with any tender out there. On the menu: exclusive Slutty Vegan creations made with Incogmeato's game-changing new Chik'n Tenders including Incogmeato "Side Chik" Tender Basket, Incogmeato Chik'n Tender "Tac-Heaux," and Incogmeato "Mutha Clucker" Chik'n Tender Sandwiches.
"Slutty Vegan is all about daringly bold and delicious food designed to transform the way people think about plant-based eating," said Pinky Cole. "Believe me. I have high standards, and Incogmeato's Chik'n Tenders offer a new opportunity to introduce more people to the world of plant-based eating. I am excited to put my own spin on them and show people how delicious it can be."
Slutty Vegan x Incogmeato Pop-Up EventIf you're local to Atlanta, come on down to the legendary Slutty Vegan restaurant for some delicious, plant-based fast-food style favorites:
- Where:Slutty Vegan Edgewood (484 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312)
- When: Wednesday, May 19 from 12 to 7 pm ET
- What:A one-day-only pop-up to taste exclusive Slutty Vegan creations featuring new Incogmeato Chik'n Tenders
Can't make it to the one day only pop-up? You're in cluck! Incogmeato Chik'n Tenders are available nationwide starting this month at select Walmart, Kroger, Meijer, H-E-B, Wegmans, and Southeastern Grocers so you have them on-hand whenever the craving strikes!
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