They combine lean beef and fattier beef in their burger blends and then freeze the patties to maintain the consistency. It’s obviously not fresh from the farm beef but for McDonald’s? Not bad. I’ve got to hand it to McDonald’s Canada’s YouTube account — they’re not afraid to answer the tough questions with real answers. Transparency and all that. Pretty good when it comes to food. [McDonald’s Canada]
Oz ed note: We’ve actually known this for quite a while in Australia.