McDonald’s (MCD) - Get McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Report is testing the McPlant burger co-created by Beyond Meat (BYND) - Get Beyond Meat, Inc. Report in 8 U.S. outlets next month. The world's largest fast-food restaurant chain said that the burger will appear on the menu from November 3 "while supplies last."
The McPlant is McDonald’s first ever plant-based burger. The McPlant, which was first revealed in 2020, has already been seen on menus in Europe and the U.K.
The McPlant features a vegan sesame bun, mustard, ketchup, vegan sauce, onion, pickles, lettuce, tomato and vegan cheese. The company said that it is cooked separately from other McDonald’s burgers and sandwiches, using dedicated utensils.
In February 2021, Beyond Meat and McDonald’s struck a three-year deal to co-create the McPlant.