Chipotle runs out of black beans, and customers lose it

Chipotle runs out of black beans, and customers lose it

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A sign on front of a Chipotle restaurant in Manhattan read "outage," but it doesn't say what it was out of. Disappointed customers couldn't believe it: a day without black beans how would they ever survive.

The mystery of the missing black beans was all over Twitter. One Tweet says "Chipotle is out of black beans. I'm bout to cry."

This one complained "how in the heck do you run out of black beans," accompanied by a picture of an empty container.

There were complaints about locations in New York and New Jersey not having their beloved black beans.

We contacted Chipotle, which says "We received a delivery of black beans in some of our restaurants that did not meet our quality standards, and we've chosen not to serve those. Those restaurants will have new black beans tomorrow."

When customers got that good news all was right with the world again.

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