VITESSENCE® Pulse pea protein isolates

Take plant protein to the max with pea protein isolates

Consumer demand for environmentally friendly foods and beverages full of plant protein keeps growing, but many plant proteins label as a major allergen, such as soy and wheat. And achieving the front-of-package claims to delight protein-hungry consumers takes the right mix of plant-based ingredient solutions and formulation expertise.

How can you be quicker to market with the plant-based nutrition consumers want?

Ingredion’s pea protein isolates can help you formulate for in-demand protein, nutrition and lifestyle claims while offering the functionality you need. Our VITESSENCE® pea protein isolates feature 80-85% protein (on a dry basis) and provide the smooth, creamy textures consumers crave. With excellent emulsification properties for improved shelf life, and optimal solubility and dispersibility, our isolates are ideal for:

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Achieve on-trend claims with plant protein isolates

  • Good/excellent source of protein
  • Clean label
  • Gluten-free
  • Non-GMO
  • Organic option available
  • Plant-based
  • Vegan/vegetarian

Fuel for modern lifestyles

In addition to enabling higher protein levels, our pea protein isolates can create products that meet other lifestyle preferences. VITESSENCE® Pulse pea protein isolates are produced from yellow peas and, unlike many commonly used soy proteins, are processed without solvents like hexane. The proteins are lactose-free, contain no animal products, and are not listed as a top 8 allergen.

Tell a regional sustainability story

The yellow peas we use are grown in Montana and Canada and then manufactured in our new South Sioux City, Nebraska plant, helping us reduce our environmental footprint. With both regional sourcing and manufacturing, you’ll have a consistent, reliable, and entirely domestic supply, making it easier to trace your product’s ingredients from beginning to end.

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Explore our lineup of protein isolates

Isolate solution Protein %, min., dry basis Product type Highlights


Pea protein isolate

  • Highest protein level available from Ingredion
  • Cleaner taste, appealing textures
  • Sourced and produced in North America
  • Clean label, GMO-free, gluten-free


Pea protein isolate

  • VITESSENCE® Pulse 1803C pea protein isolate
    80% Pea protein isolate
  • Cleaner taste, appealing textures
  • Sourced and produced in North America
  • Clean label, GMO-free, gluten-free


Organic pulse protein isolate

  • Certified organic by QAI
  • Supports “organic” as well as “USDA organic” claims
  • Clean label, GMO-free, gluten-free


Pea protein isolate

  • Quality meets versatility
  • Clean label, GMO-free, gluten-free

Plant protein concentrates

Deliver in-demand plant protein plus fiber and micronutrients.

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Pulse flours

Bake in a natural advantage with clean label, gluten-free solutions.

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Quinoa flours

Add superfood benefits for enriched and gluten-free foods.

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Ultra performance proteins

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