Vegetarian and vegan burgers have increased on food chains over Canada lately, and they have been a great success. First, both A & W & # 39; s beyond meat burger and breakfast sandwich were a complete hit. Now it seems that Canadians soon have another veggie burger to choose from when they take food on the go. Burger King's new plant-based "Impossible Whopper" burger is likely to come to Canada this year!
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Burger King representatives confirmed to Narcity today, April 5, 201
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So what's the new Impossible Whopper? It is similar to the Whopper Burger that many Canadians have come to love, but the patty is made from completely plant-based ingredients.
It is marketed to taste just like the meat version of the already popular Whopper burger. The company first announced earlier this week on April 1 and is now testing Impossible Whopper by making it available at several restaurants in St. Louis, Missouri, USA
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"People on my team who knows Whopper in and out they try it, and they struggle to distinguish which one is, "Fernando Machado, marketing manager at Burger King, told the New York Times.
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He also revealed that if the plant-based burger succeeds during the pilot test in St. Louis, the fast food chain is planning to do It is available in all its locations in the country.
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The new Impossible Whopper burger cat is made by Impossible Foods, which is a company specializing in making plant-based substitutes for animal products. Impossible food says their impossible burger is made from mostly water and plant proteins with heme on their website.
Impossible Foods first launched its impossible burger in 2016 and they have improved it with new recipes ever since. "We launched the Impossible Burger in 2016, but we didn't stop there. Since then, we've learned how to do it even better," the company said on their website.
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"From 2019 we are proud to announce that there is a new recipe in the city. The new Impossible Burger is tastier, more juicy and more nutritious – with 30% less sodium and 40% less saturated fat than our current recipe and as much protein as 80/20 beef from cows. 100% more delicious and more versatile than ever. "
We can't wait to get hands on Impossible Whopper When it is likely to be available in Canada at Burger King later this year! Keep up to date on the release date.