Chipotle’s Vegan Chicken Burrito Comes to Chelsea


Back in October, Chipotle began test-marketing its vegan chicken burrito to inhabitants of Washington, D.C. Now, the fast-food chain is bringing its ersatz poultry to New York: DNAInfo reports that the Chipotle on 18th Street and Eighth Avenue now has the so-called Vegan Garden Blend burrito on its menu. According to one of the managers, it contains mushrooms, soy cheese, and Gardein, a meat substitute fashioned from vegetable protein. So far, the manager claims that “95 percent” of vegans like it. But will it qualify as a Vegan Delight of NYC? Stay tuned…

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