If you’re upset your local McDonald’s is not offering hash browns past 10:30am, you’re not alone.
SO MCDONALDS NOW SELLS BREAKFAST ALL DAY BUT THEY DIDNT INCLUDE HASH BROWNS???
— Disneyland Daddy (@RyanTesch) October 8, 2015
The absense of hash browns is the result of a lack of necessary machinery needed to cook both hash browns and french fries at the same time. The hash brown patty is cooked using the same fryers used to make the french fries. Therefore, without adequate resources, a handful of McDonald’s restaurants would not be able to meet the demand for both of the fried foods.
when mcdonalds thought they was changin the game wit all day breakfast but aint include mcgriddles or hashbrowns pic.twitter.com/P6i822uUte
— slime man (@yunglame) October 6, 2015
Luckily, there may still be some hope. Spokesperson for McDonald’s, Lisa McComb, states that if your McDonald’s menu is currently hash brown-less, it does not mean it is permanent. She explains,
For now, sit tight and try to enjoy a side of fries with your lunchtime Egg McMuffin.
[via BuzzFeed News]