Natural Products Expo

3 top plant-based proteins at Expo East 2017

These plant-based meat alternatives put a new spin on time-tested ingredients like vital wheat gluten and soy.

Historically, the motivation for going vegan included a desire for improved health, an opposition to poor factory farming conditions for animals and the chance to reduce environmental impact on the planet. Given the plethora of new plant-based proteins exhibiting at Natural Products Expo East 2017, we can now add taste and thrill of discovery to the equation!

Here, New Hope Network editors Jenna Blumenfeld and Jessie Shafer share their favorite vegan finds on the show floor.

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