Garden Protein International Inc., the maker of gardein, the plant-based complete protein brand currently sold in more than 20,000 stores in North America, announces the launch of golden fishless filet. Rich in flavor and texture, this protein innovation also provides omega-3s with no cholesterol. The crispy and breaded fish-free product will be introduced at Natural Products Expo West 2014 in Anaheim, Calif., on March 7 to 9, 2014 and is now available at select U.S. retailers.
Each serving of the golden fishless filet (96 grams) contains 32 mg of EPA and DHA omega-3 fatty acids. At only 180 calories, each two-piece serving contains 9 grams of protein and is made with non-GMO soy, wheat and canola oil. The cholesterol-free, vegan and kosher filets are a healthy and convenient option for tacos, sandwiches, as a snack served with fries and coleslaw, or a delicious dinner served with rice and veggies.
Consumers are looking for healthier protein options and gardein is committed to developing great-tasting meatless foods for everybody. As the fastest-growing meatless brand, gardein offers a broad assortment of items that deliver real meat taste, texture and nutrition. This protein-packed, delicious option allows consumers to enjoy fish in a safe, sustainable and socially responsible way.
"Our consumers were asking for a meatless product that would replicate the classic fish and chips meal," said Yves Potvin, founder of gardein. "We spent a lot of time perfecting the flaky, moist texture on the inside and the crispy coating on the outside. I believe we've done it and I'm so excited to see people fall in love with it."
Visit gardein at booth #4389 in hall D at Natural Products Expo West to sample gardein's new golden fishless filet as well as additional protein products including the crispy chick'n sliders and gluten-free beefless ground.
Also visit gardein.com for additional information, including delicious recipes using gardein's golden fishless filet and other gardein products.