PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – There’s a plant-based Philly cheesesteak coming to Citizens Bank Park this Spring! Questlove, a Philly native and drummer for The Roots, has teamed up with Impossible Foods to create “Questlove’s cheesesteak.”READ MORE: New Jersey Forest Fire Service Battling Active 70-Acre Wildfire In Bass River State Forest
The cheesesteak is made with plant-based meat made by Impossible Foods.
Questlove made the announcement Tuesday on Instagram.
“Ok yall, this was a year in the making so keeping this a secret was SUPER DIFFICULT!!” wrote Questlove. “As a non vegan/vegetarian i still fell in love with @impossiblefoods for several years and as a Philadelphian….well—-i gotta know #CheeseSteaks right? We developed (and perfected!) a recipe using Impossible™ plant-based meat that we hope will offer a delicious and sustainable alternative for all cheesesteak eaters.”
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Questlove’s Cheesesteak will debut at Citizens Bank Park on opening day March 28 and will be sold during all Phillies home games, behind Sections 108 and 120.MORE NEWS: Tax Day Is Monday May 17: Here's Everything You Need To Know About Filing Your 2020 Taxes
The cheesesteak will also be available at 40 Live Nation venues in the U.S. this Summer.