To win in plant-based meat alternatives, you'll need to meet consumers' high expectations for convincing, meaty bite and texture — while also keeping a clean label that is free of GMOs, gluten and ingredients considered major allergens.
With non-GMO, gluten-free, soy-free VITESSENCE® TEX Crumbles 102 textured protein, you can leverage the appeal of peas to create the optimal taste, texture, mouthfeel, nutrition and functionality for winning plant-based meat products.
Labeled as pea protein and providing 65% protein (dry weight), VITESSENCE® TEX Crumbles 102 textured protein provides texture, chewiness and firmness to help mimic meat in a variety of products, including:
Traditional plant protein powders often fail at creating a meat-like texture, as these ingredients form a thick dough when formulated into a moisture-containing matrix. But VITESSENCE® TEX Crumbles 102 textured protein is a structured vegetable protein (SVP) that:
VITESSENCE® TEX Crumbles 102 textured protein brings a versatile new option to your formulating toolkit for meat alternatives — and Ingredion can also provide the consumer insights and expert technical support to help you make the most of it in your applications. At Ingredion Idea Labs® innovation centers, including our Plant-Based Meat Center of Excellence in Englewood, Colorado, you can work alongside our experts to take your plant protein-enhanced products from concept to launch.
Access Ingredion’s consumer and market insights, ingredient solutions and unmatched technical and product development expertise to create innovative and delicious plant-based products with the right claims and the clean and simple ingredients list consumers want.
For a structured vegetable protein with a larger particle size well suited for large grind meat alternative applications such as shredded chicken or pork alternatives, try VITESSENCE® TEX Crumbles 1651 textured vegetable protein.
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Product Type: Modified Food Starch
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