Plant-based eggs have landed their first big fast-food deal, following in the footsteps of the plant-based burger trend.
Canadian coffee chain Tim Hortons is testing JUST Egg at locations in its home market.
“Canada is one of the most requested markets for JUST and we’re excited to be able to offer our product at select Tim Hortons locations for this market test,” JUST spokesman Andrew Noyes said in a statement.
Tim Hortons, which is owned by Restaurant Brands International, made a leap into the world of vegan substitutes earlier this year when it started offering Beyond Meat’s imitation sausage on three breakfast sandwiches. It recently added the Beyond Burger — its first burger — to its menu as well.
“We are always listening to our guests and testing a wide variety of potential products in select restaurants across the country,” Tim Hortons spokeswoman Jane Almeida said in a statement. “As you know, we recently...