The vegan news called the Mcfalafel and can be ordered either as barnalternativet happy meal, a snack or as part of a full menu. Both young and adult guests can opt for the falafel to the meal from the 22 January.
To eat vegetarian or vegan is a trend that seems to be here to stay. During the last year were vegetarian the trendiest dish, according to the Matrapporten, matkommunikationsbyrån Food and friends does every year. In addition, a quarter of the swedes to reduce their beef and grisköttkonsumtion.
"today, I do not think you can open a hamburger chain, but to have vegetarian or vegan options," says Lennart Wallander, ceo at Food and friends.
hamburgerkedjor köttfria burger. Among other things, have the restaurant chain Max has become acclaimed for its range of vegan burger, but also the sale of vegan chicken nuggets. Just like McDonalds, they sell also a falafelburgare.
Even the Burger king sells two burgers which they describe as grönsaksburgare. The burgers are not vegan because the products may come in contact with chicken, fish and dairy products during cooking, writing hamburgerjätten on their website.
the Interest to eat köttfritt is greatest among younger people. A full eight out of ten young people who eat vegetarian are doing it for the environment, according to Ungdomsbarometern. Similarly, there are more women than men who eat vegetarian.
– It is women and younger people are driving the trend forward, the development can have positive effects in the style of a more sustainable society, " says Lennart Wallander.
the fourth favorite of the vegetarian dishes. In particular, the interest is great in Malmö. While four per cent of the empire stated that they would be vegetarians in 2018 it was a full ten per cent that would be the case in Malmö.
– It will continue to be some of the köttkrogar, but the falafel is a right that grows, in addition, we have resumed the cultivation of gråärta grown in Sweden, which you can do falafel, " says Lennart Wallander.
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