Beware of Fast Food Veggie Burgers

Beware of Fast Food Veggie Burgers

When I applaud the efforts of the speedy food stuff business in attempting to give vegetarian and far more healthful solutions to the crap they currently promote on a every day foundation, I have to issue out shortcomings and defects in their attempts to give vegetarian and nutritious choices that sabotage or defeat the total intent of attempting to present more healthy and meat-less (vegetarian) solutions.

Is overall health or the wellbeing of the American people the main objective in providing vegetarian solutions or is it financial get? Sadly for all the people who want to believe that the rapidly foodstuff sector is coming about and getting a lot more wellness aware, the rapidly meals industry’s objective in offering vegetarian goods this sort of as the veggie burger is strictly commercial, at least suitable now or presently.

Why? Mainly because until finally the vegetarian items are completely missing animal byproducts, the marketing and advertising of vegetarian things is to deceive quickly food stuff buyers into believing that they have a choice in ingesting meatless or more healthy things and products and solutions, which just isn’t legitimate

Just take McDonald’s, Burger King, and the Routine for instance. They all provide a veggie burger. But that veggie burger patty (if the patty itself is not completely vegetable based mostly) is cooked in ANIMAL LARD variety a person, and amount two, cooked on the similar grill that meat (Dead ANIMAL FLESH) is cooked on.

All meat consists of parasites and worms, and the ugliest kinds that you could ever see with the human eyes. I know this individually as I have completed the personalized analysis (and have been presented research from Doctah B, Bro. Tarik, and some others in the Los Angeles place) and have the nauseating pictures to clearly show you. Completely GROSS!

Some individuals thought they were being averting animal byproducts by only feeding on French fries from the fast food restaurant, not figuring out that most rapidly food items dining places these types of as McDonald’s were cooking their fries in vegetable oil combined with beef juice. That’s appropriate! McDonald’s include beef juice to its cooking oil for flavor, in addition to spraying the fires with a sugar option, freezing them and transport them off to McDonald’s franchises, and after cooking the sugar sprayed fries in beef juice (oil), sodium chloride (salt) is included and you have one of the most addictive merchandise in The united states – McDonald’s French fries!

Acquire Subway for case in point, a spot I utilized to take in at generally in my early vegan times and when I was in the Company globe. I had my destinations to consume at and menus to opt for from. Nevertheless, eating out was the exception to the rule and not the rule, as I generally prepared my have lunch. But Subway was right throughout the road from my location of work and the foods was a lot lighter than the stuff marketed at the a lot more normal rapidly food items institutions.

Nonetheless, as I grew to become more spiritual and well being aware, it commenced to trouble me consuming at institutions that served vegetarian items along with with meat or flesh products and solutions. I employed to buy the Veggie Max sub sandwich from Subway. But the soy primarily based Veggie Max patty was in a container or bin next to bacon (pig’s back again close). This was not a considerably distance for the microscopic parasites and worms to crawl from the bacon bin to the veggie patty bin. Also, the veggie patty was slice in two with the very same knife utilised to slash meat with. You see, it seriously would not subject if you happen to be wellbeing mindful or vegan or vegetarian and the individual getting ready your food items (or product or service) is not. To the speedy foodstuff employee, they are just making ready yet another products thoroughly oblivious to strict food items sanitary preparation ethics and principles.

A different thing to position out about the Subway Veggie Max sub or sandwich is that it was (1) cooked (essentially, RADIATED) in a microwave oven, (2) cooked or radiated in the identical microwave oven as meat or flesh solutions (pork worms can’t be killed in heat because of a warmth-resistant shell that varieties about the worm in pretty higher temperatures, and the only material that can penetrate or break open that shell is the hydrochloric acid of the human system).

One particular day although out on the town with my children here in Glendale, California, my daughter preferred some noodles or Chow Mein and I assume some vegetable-fried rice or egg rolls from Panda Express, I actually cannot remember accurately the products, but I do bear in mind asking the Panda Categorical employee to put together an exclusively vegetarian plate – NO MEAT OR MEAT-BYPRODUCTS In anyway, i.e. vegetable-fried rice, Chow Mein, steamed greens, and to my utter shock, the employee actually advised me that Nothing at all at Panda Express was vegetarian. Absolutely absolutely nothing! I stated, “Even the vegetable-fried rice, noodles, and steamed veggies?” He claimed “That is correct, Sir!” With a discombobulated seem on my facial area, the personnel then explained to me that Panda Convey pours chicken juice on all of its items. So now I’m wondering about the time when time compelled me to get something on the go and I bought what I believed was totally vegetarian from Panda Express.

And of study course, I’ve listened to similar accounts from my superior Vegan comrades as perfectly. So if you want to know a detail, inquire. And by all usually means, will not presume.

If you think these vegetarian corn canine at Very hot Pet dog On-A-Stick are vegetarian, believe yet again! They include egg whites (in the bread batter).

I also applied to consume the vegetarian burritos at Baha Clean Mexican Grill. I begun getting headaches. Why? White flour tortillas cooked on the identical grill as the slaughtered flesh (meat). So what did I do to get rid of the challenge? I Still left those people burritos alone and I have been great at any time given that.

I recall my early vegan days of 1997 and 1998 and thinking I was not consuming any animal components or byproducts whatsoever only to find out that these black beans I was feeding on from El Pollo Loco contained chunks of hen. One day even though ingesting these black beans, I seen a odd compound in them. When I picked the compound up and closely analyzed it, I was disgusted to be keeping a piece of chicken in my hand. Boy did I feel nauseated at this revelation and discovery. I experienced to permit those people beans go no subject how fantastic they tasted. I refuse to allow style disillusion me into a point out of bad health and into an early grave.

Vegetarian does not necessarily mean vegan! Vegan suggests “wholly animal free of charge, which includes dairy products and eggs,” whilst vegetarian implies “meat-free but not dairy/eggs-totally free.” A vegetarian burrito at a quick food stuff restaurant could have cheese and sour product (congealed cow snot or mucus). Some veggie burger patties might also comprise cheese. Cheese is from an animal so how can it be animal no cost? Although a lot of well being aware individuals and would be vegans enjoy Boca Burgers, some brands include egg whites and cheese, so commence reading the ingredient record on the box.

So even though McDonald’s now has a veggie burger, just know that its veggie burger is cooked in beef oil, in addition to the point that the veggie burger is centered amongst two white, refined grain buns, conventionally grown iceberg lettuce (the worst lettuce to take in and the most nutritionally deficient plant to eat) and genetically engineered tomatoes (if you want lettuce and tomatoes on your veggie burger). The identical point can be explained of Burger King and the Habit’s veggie burgers.

On the other hand, if you happen to be on the road or out and about in society and ought to make a alternative to eat one thing that is not so insalubrious, it would be a superior notion to working experience all around with a key speedy foods chain’s veggie burger somewhat than give in to the traditional crap that has been served around the years and that you always purchased and ate. However, it is greater (and wiser) to seek out vegan dining establishments just before you in fact strike the town (if you’re a wellbeing acutely aware particular person or vegan).

I know how challenging it is to be vegan (at to start with) and to not have vegan eateries so quickly and conveniently available, specially if you dwell in a modest city. I’m grateful that the Higher Los Angeles place and Southern California in basic is loaded with vegan places all around town to get a little something wholesome and wholesome to try to eat. The similar is true for other huge cities close to the nation these as New York City, Atlanta, San Diego, San Francisco-Oakland Bay location, etc.

If you are getting problems finding vegan eateries all over the nation, get hold of Friends of Animals at [email protected] or (203)656-1522 for a achievable listing of vegan dining establishments.

If you are in the Better Los Angeles location, you may get hold of us at for a listing of vegan (and vegetarian) eating places.

Taking in nutritious is a journey, self-discipline, and life-style and does not arrive without the need of worries in the early phases. On the other hand, as you grow to be far more health aware, you can expect to uncover additional healthier sites to try to eat at although out on the city.

Thank you for reading through! PEACE, Love and Gentle!

This short article was compliments of and Djehuty Ma’at-Ra, The People’s Herbalist