Vegan-Friendly No More: Schlotzsky’s Introduces Delicious Plant-Based Options!
Schlotzsky’s, an American franchise sandwich shop, has recently announced that they are introducing plant-based options to their menu. This move has been incredibly exciting for vegans and vegetarians who have been longing for more affordable and accessible eating options. For years, vegans and vegetarians have been limited to a few dishes at restaurants and have had to look for expensive specialty stores to find plant-based meals, but now they have more of an option. With Schlotzsky’s being one of the more popular sandwich chains in the United States, this announcement is sure to be a sigh of relief for many people who are looking for vegan options.
What makes Schlotzsky’s plant-based options special?
Schlotzsky’s plant-based options are special for a few reasons. First, these plant-based options are actually made with real plant-based ingredients. The sandwiches, bowls, and wraps are made with ingredients such as black beans, seitan, and vegan cheese, making them a healthier option than many other fast-food restaurants. Additionally, Schlotzsky’s plant-based options are also certified vegan by the American Vegan Society, reassuring vegans and vegetarians that their food is truly vegan-friendly.
What plant-based options are available?
At Schlotzsky’s, there are currently four plant-based options available. The first is the BBQ Black Bean Sandwich. This sandwich is made with black beans, vegan cheese, and a house-made BBQ sauce on Schlotzsky’s original sourdough bread. The second option is the Seitan Fajita Wrap. This wrap is made with seitan, vegan cheese, grilled peppers and onions, and a house-made fajita sauce. The third option is the Vegan Mac ‘N Cheese Bowl. This bowl is made with a vegan mac ‘n cheese sauce, vegan cheese, and vegan sour cream. And the fourth option is the Vegan Bowl. This bowl is made with a base of brown rice, black beans, vegan cheese, and a house-made vegan sour cream.
How have customers responded?
The response to Schlotzsky’s plant-based options has been overwhelmingly positive. Customers have reported that the options taste great and that they are excited to have more vegan-friendly options in their area. Many customers have also noted that the plant-based options are much healthier than the non-vegan options, making them a great option for those looking to eat healthier.
What else can vegans and vegetarians find on the menu?
In addition to the four plant-based options, Schlotzsky’s also offers a variety of salads and sides that are vegan-friendly. The salads offered include the Caesar Salad and the Southwest Salad. Both of these salads are made with vegan dressings and can be topped with vegan cheese and vegan sour cream. As for sides, Schlotzsky’s offers a variety of chips and sides that are vegan-friendly, such as the Sweet Potato Fries, the Chili Cheese Fries, and the Onion Rings.
How can customers order Schlotzsky’s plant-based options?
Schlotzsky’s plant-based options can be ordered in-store at any of their locations, as well as online through their app or website. Customers can also add the plant-based options to their catering orders, making them ideal for events or parties.
What other vegan-friendly companies should be noted?
In addition to Schlotzsky’s, there are many other companies that offer vegan-friendly options. Chipotle is one such company that offers several vegan-friendly options, including burrito bowls, tacos, and salads. Another company that offers vegan-friendly options is Beyond Meat, which offers a variety of vegan burgers, sausages, and other plant-based items. And finally, one of the most popular companies for vegan-friendly options is Beyond Sushi, which offers a variety of vegan sushi rolls and vegan-friendly sides.
Where can vegans learn more about plant-based options?
Vegans and vegetarians who are looking to learn more about vegan-friendly options can visit websites such as Veganuary, which provides recipes and information on vegan eating. There are also many vegan blogs and YouTube channels that provide helpful advice and recipes. Additionally, vegans can look for vegan-friendly restaurants in their area and check their menus to see what plant-based options are offered.
Are there any disadvantages to plant-based dining?
While there are many benefits to plant-based eating, there are some disadvantages that should be noted. Plant-based options are often more expensive than their non-vegan counterparts, and they can be difficult to find in some areas. Additionally, many vegan options are processed foods, which can be less healthy than whole foods. For this reason, it is important to be mindful of what vegan food options are available and to choose the most nutritious options available.
Schlotzsky’s recent announcement of plant-based options has been a great step forward for vegans and vegetarians who have been looking for more affordable and accessible options. With four plant-based options available and more vegan-friendly options on the menu, Schlotzsky’s is sure to be a go-to spot for those looking for vegan food. Additionally, vegans and vegetarians can look to websites such as Veganuary and other vegan blogs and YouTube channels to learn more about vegan-friendly options. With more companies offering vegan options, vegans and vegetarians can now enjoy delicious plant-based dining options that are both affordable and accessible.
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