Jan. 11 (Bulletinstandard) — Taco Bell plans to unveil a vegetarian menu this 12 months, hoping to develop into the go-to quick meals chain for non-meat eaters, the corporate stated.
Yum Manufacturers-owned Taco Bell stated Thursday it should check the brand new vegetarian menu, which is able to options new and outdated objects at choose shops, later this 12 months.
Taco Bell is the one American Vegetarian Affiliation-certified quick-serve restaurant in america. It boasts eight million vegetarian combos.
The transfer might enhance Taco Bell’s picture with youthful clients, who usually tend to be vegetarian. It may be extra interesting to health-conscious eaters who eat meat however are on the lookout for occasional alternate options.
The transfer is a part of the chain’s “commitments” for 2019.
Taco Bell additionally introduced it plans to take away all synthetic colours and flavors from its present menu — in addition to preservatives and components.
“From simplifying our components whereas bettering meals high quality, to creating extra new jobs to bettering our recycling efforts, these are simply a few of our guarantees to maintain doing even higher and being even higher, and they’re guarantees that we all know we’ll hold,” Taco Bell President Julie Masino stated in a press release.
Different modifications embody utilizing sustainable beef, bettering recycling efforts, including extra objects to the greenback menu, creating extra jobs and supporting the Taco Bell Basis.
Competitor Chipotle just lately carried out a complete new menu, that includes way of life bowls solely accessible for order by way of the chain’s cellular app. The transfer is geared toward folks following protein-rich diets.