TEXTURED Faba PROTEIN
Vestkorn textured faba protein is an innovative and sustainable textured protein with functionality making it easy for you to be both unique, healthy and responsible.
Fababean is a highly sustainable European crop that can imply a carbon footprint of native faba protein up to 90% lower compared to dairy proteins per kg of protein. With this insight, it is a great pleasure for Vestkorn to introduce our world new textured faba protein. By the innovation, Vestkorn makes faba protein relevant in far more food applications, supporting both your health and the environment.
Our all-natural and sustainable faba protein is the basis for our functional textured faba protein. This makes our textured faba protein both good for you and good for the environment.
The new processing line is co-located with the protein processing plant in Tau, Norway. This unique in-line setup improves sustainability and ensures a stable quality. To secure short lead times, the ingredients are distributed from Vestkorn´s location in Denmark.
Vestkorn textured faba protein aims to be leading in functionality and is offered in different formats. In addition to our standard range, we also offer tailor-made solutions to perfectly fit the needs of industrial customers.
Vestkorn textured faba protein is a healthy alternative to textured soy protein, removing both the allergenicity issues, sustainability issues, estrogen issues and concern for GMO soybean.
The ingredient also contains both soluble and insoluble fiber, mostly constituted by pectic substances and hemicellulose. The fiber provides not only healthy nutritional benefits but also many functional attributes to food systems.
To learn more about Vestkorn textured proteins please contact our Sales-team.
Organic textured faba protein available.
- Low/No Sodium
- Great functional and economic advantages in meat, vegetarian and vegan products
- Add texture, juiciness and yield to meat products made from lower-quality meats
- Fast hydration in water
- One of the most sustainable textured proteins available worldwide
- Soluble vitamins and minerals preserved
Applications for textured faba protein
- Recommended for both ground meat, poultry, vegetarian and vegan applications where a firm texture is needed
- Textured soy protein replacement
- Meat extender
- Meat replacer