Taco Bell is trying to dispel any rumors or concerns of mystery meat in its beef. In a page posted on its website titled "What Are Those Other Ingredients," the Irvine-based company attempts to explain the 12% of its "signature recipe" that is not beef.
According to a Taco Bell spokesperson, the information has been available since 2011 and is not a new feature, as reported by various news outlets.
On the page, the company acknowledges that some of the ingredients in its beef mixture have "pretty weird names."
Here's the official recipe: