Reading Time: < 1 minute A sign spotted outside a Vietnam location shows three different options (Photo: Reddit)
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to a photo
shared to alternative social media website Reddit, international
fast food chain KFC is now offering vegan options at at least one location in


The sign
shows a number of dishes with both the words ‘chay’ and ‘vegan’ printed on it.

Chay, in Vietnamese,
denotes an item which is vegetarian in the strict, or traditional, sense and does
not include eggs or dairy – as opposed to a lacto-ovo, or western, vegetarian
which does.

Vegan KFC

development follows the announcement earlier this year that KFC would be
working toward developing an animal-free chicken option – following trends
already picked up by such major fast food chains as A&W and McDonald’s.

The chain
will reportedly test run the product in the UK by 2019.

Emily Court

Emily Court is a writer and content creator published in Plant Based News, Raise Vegan, Living Vegan and The Financial Diet. A self-described "recovering vegan hothead," she is now a pragmatic member of Vancouver's vibrant and growing plant-powered community. Hailing from Halifax, Nova Scotia, she holds a BA in Spanish and certificate in Intercultural Communication from Dalhousie University, where her thesis focused on topics of cultural and gender-based discrimination. She aims to apply a privilege-conscious and culturally sensitive approach to her work in all fields.