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McDonald's Expands Wholesome Breakfast Choices With New Egg White Delight McMuffin In New York Tri-State

  McDonald's Expands Wholesome Breakfast Choices With New Egg White Delight
                        McMuffin In New York Tri-State

Olympic Gold Medalist Gabrielle Douglas to Host Exclusive Launch Event at 220
W 42nd Street McDonald's

PR Newswire

ISELIN, N.J., April 23, 2013

ISELIN, N.J., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist
Gabrielle Douglas will host an exclusive launch event in Manhattan to
introduce McDonald's wholesome new Egg White Delight McMuffin. The Egg White
Delight McMuffin is prepared with freshly grilled 100 percent egg whites,
extra lean Canadian bacon and white cheddar served on a new muffin made with
eight grams of whole grain. In addition, McDonald's will be offering freshly
grilled egg whites and white cheddar on any existing egg and cheese breakfast
sandwiches and platters, providing customers a new way to enjoy their
breakfast favorites. 

The introduction of Egg White Delight McMuffin supports McDonald's
"Commitments to Offer Improved Nutrition Choices," announced in 2011. The new
muffin delivers 8 grams of whole grain and the Canadian bacon delivers quality
protein, helping customers incorporate foods from some of the USDA's MyPlate
recommended food groups. At 250 calories, the Egg White Delight McMuffin is
McDonald's newest wholesome breakfast choice under 300 calories in addition to
Egg McMuffin, Fruit & Maple Oatmeal and Fruit N' Yogurt Parfait.

"Since introducing the Egg McMuffin more than 40 years ago, we continue to
strive to meet our customers' evolving needs and taste. With our new freshly
grilled Egg White Delight McMuffin, we offer our customers just that – a new
breakfast choice that's sure to satisfy their appetite and taste buds," said
Anthony Scari, president of the New York Tri-State Area Owners and Operators
Association.

From 12PM-2PM EDT, McDonald's will host an exclusive invitation-only event
with Gabrielle Douglas in New York City for media and top influencers who will
be among the first to try the new menu item. The event will include a cooking
demonstration as well as an informational presentation by McDonald's Chef
Jessica Foust, RD and third party registered dietitian Sharon Richter.

McDonald's breakfast sandwiches available with egg whites includes, Egg
McMuffin, Sausage McMuffin with Egg, Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit, Sausage
Biscuit with Egg, Bacon, Egg & Cheese McGriddles, Sausage, Egg & Cheese
McGriddles and Bacon, Egg & Cheese Bagel. Freshly grilled egg whites are also
available for substitution on McDonald's breakfast platters.

For nutrition and ingredient information and additional details about egg
whites on breakfast sandwiches and platters, as well as McDonald's full line
of national menu choices, visit www.McDonalds.com.

ABOUT McDONALD'S NEW YORK TRI-STATE RESTAURANTS:
McDonald's is one of the world's best-known brands and is a global leader in
food service. There are more than 600 McDonald's restaurants, owned by over
100 franchisees, located throughout the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut
Tri-State. Visit http://mcdonaldsnytristate.com/ or follow us on Twitter
@McDNYTriState for information about other McDonald's area programs.

ABOUT McDONALD'S:
McDonald's USA, LLC, serves a variety of menu options made with quality
ingredients to more than 26 million customers every day.Nearly 89 percent of
McDonald's 14,000 U.S. restaurants are independently owned and operated by
businessmen and women. Customers can now log online for free at approximately
11,500 participating Wi-Fi enabled McDonald's U.S. restaurants. For more
information, visit www.mcdonalds.com, or follow us on Twitter @McDNYTriState
for updates on our business, promotions and products.

The following trademarks used herein are owned by McDonald's Corporation and
its affiliates: McDonald's, McMuffin, McGriddles. © 2013 McDonald's

SOURCE McDonald's New York Tri-State Area

Website: http://mcdonaldsnytristate.com
Contact: Andre Smith, 646.459.7038, alsmith@mww.com