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See Which Taco Bell Menu Items Are Now Certified Vegetarian

Taco Bell has become the first quick-service restaurant to have menu items approved by the American Vegetarian Association.

By Ryan Biek | October 5, 2015

Taco Bell is officially the first quick-service restaurant to offer meals certified by the American Vegetarian Association. 

The company's CEO noted in a statement the fast-food giant already serves more than 350 million vegetarian menu items each year. He said, though, "Until now [we] haven't been vocal about it."

The AVA has officially given its seal of approval to 13 vegetarian menu items, including the 7-Layer Burrito and Cantina Power Veggie Bowl. (Video via Taco Bell)

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But with 35 certified vegetarian ingredients (26 being vegan), customers have plenty of options for creating their own meals. (Video via Taco Bell)

Don't worry, meat lovers, you too can customize your meals on the company's website and mobile app. Only now, you'll be able to click through an entirely vegetarian category. Who knows, you might even make the switch full- time.   

This video includes images from Getty Images and Mike Mozart / CC BY 2.0.

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