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Spur caters to vegetarians and vegans with new plant-based menu

20 November 2019 5:39 PM
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Spur Steak Ranches have introduced a plant-based and vegan-friendly menu across SA, including the globally popular Beyond Burger.

Popular South African steakhouse Spur has launched a brand new plant-based menu.

It's part of a growing trend among restaurants worldwide to accommodate people with plant-based and vegan dietary needs.

RELATED: Why do people hate vegans? A (vegan) sociology lecturer has some thoughts

Sacha du Plessis, group head of marketing at Spur, says it took 18 months for the restaurant chain to develop the new menu.

The menu will feature the Beyond Burger, a plant-based protein burger popular around the world, selling at R129,90.

Du Plessis says there's been a boost in sales and positive feedback on social media since the big reveal.

To avoid cross-contamination, plant-based patties will be cooked on a separate skillet on the grill, Du Plessis explains.

The brand is transforming and we are catering to our market.

Sacha du Plessis, Group marketing executive - Spur Corporation

It's something the market is asking for.

Sacha du Plessis, Group marketing executive - Spur Corporation

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20 November 2019 5:39 PM
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