MorningStar Farms® introduces its new Meat Lovers Vegan Burger, the latest plant-based option to join the lineup of 7 flavorful burgers in the foodservice and restaurant product portfolio. Meat Lovers Vegan Burger delivers a real, no-compromise burger experience with its true, meat-like texture and great taste with at least 50 percent less saturated fat than other plant-based protein competitors.1 Packed with 27g of protein2 and made with non-GMO soy, these patties satisfy guests with the real burger taste and a dense texture that they want and protein they crave.
“MorningStar Farms® has always been all about fueling culinary creations through our versatile portfolio of high-quality, great tasting products,” said Gavin Bowyer, Senior Director Commercial Marketing at Kellogg Company. “We're helping restaurant chefs and foodservice operators meet consumer demands by providing them flavorful 100 percent plant-based favorites while playing a larger part in protecting our planet.”
The MorningStar Farms® foodservice portfolio includes a diverse range of 26 products designed to deliver menu solutions across every meal occasion. As the #1 plant-based protein in foodservice3, MorningStar Farms® recently announced its commitment to convert the product portfolio to be 100 percent plant-based (vegan) by 2021, making it easier for foodservice chefs and restaurant operators to meet customer demand and satisfy their preferences for tasty plant-based menu items.
This conversion includes products available to restaurants and eating establishments within K-12 schools, colleges and universities, and hospitals along with products available at retail.
About MorningStar Farms®
MorningStar Farms® is the #1 plant-based protein brand3 and has been making and innovating good-for-you, better-for-the-planet veggie foods for more than 40 years. MorningStar Farms® inspires people to live well by making the most accessible plant-based protein on the planet. MorningStar Farms® is a premium brand in The Kellogg Company portfolio. Kellogg’s has long been committed to doing what’s right for the environment and society. We are working on multiple fronts to further reduce our greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and waste, as well as the energy and water we use. In doing so, we are also helping protect the long-term availability of the ingredients we use in our foods and the livelihoods of the people who grow them. To learn more visit: http://crreport.kelloggcompany.com/conserving-natural-resources. For more information on MorningStar Farms® and our full plant-based product line, visit https://www.kelloggsspecialtychannels.com/Home/VeggieFoods.
1. MorningStar Farms® Meat Lovers, 113g, contains 2.5 g saturated fat; compared to Impossible Burger patty, 113g, 8g saturated fat; and Beyond Meat’s Beyond Burger patty, 113g, 5 g saturated fat.
2. See nutrition information for total fat and sodium content.
3. NPD Supply Track, 12 months ending January 2019