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How a veggie burger stole the show at CES 2019

LAS VEGAS — The most impressive product launch at CES 2019 isn’t a drone or smartphone. It’s a veggie burger. Impossible Foods unveiled its latest recipe for its famous faux-meat burger, and The Post was on hand to take a bite before it hits a restaurant near you. And, yes, the Impossible Burger 2.0 made a believer out of this veggie burger skeptic. The new blend is made with soy protein, is gluten- and cholesterol-free, and has significantly less fat and fewer calories than a regular burger. The surprising part? I could hardly taste the difference from the real thing. Examining the slider that Impossible Foods gave me, everything looked right. The “meat” was browned and charred, it was juicy when squeezed, and it even smel ...