McDonald’s Now Sells a Crab Meat Sandwich
The chain has been testing out its latest experiment: crab meat. The Golden Arches will be selling a crab meat sandwich, made with snow crab meat, butter, celery, seasoned mayo, lettuce, and slices of tomato, at four locations in or near San Jose, California. If the sandwich does well, the fishy item will expand further.
To help develop the recipe for the sandwich, McDonald's enlisted the help of "Top Chef" contestant Ryan Scott. The sandwich is also expected to roll out at 250 other Bay Area restaurants by the end of 2017, but there are currently no plans to make it a national item, according to Foodbeast.
This is not the first time McDonald’s has introduced an unusual seafood option to the Bay Area; last year lobster rolls were on the menu at San Francisco McDonald’s locations only.
These are the locations that are serving the crab sandwich: 2191 Monterey Road, 2699 Union Avenue, and 4838 San Felipe Avenue, all in San Jose, and 3509 Homestead Road in Santa Clara.