Gardein Herbed Stuffed Turk'y with gravy is available now in the
grocer's freezer aisle
VANCOUVER, Sept. 29, 2011 /CNW/ - Gardein, an award-winning line of meat-free foods, is celebrating Vegetarian Awareness Month in October by
introducing its seasonal Gardein Herbed Stuffed Turk'y for Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season, available in the
freezer aisle at Save-on-Foods, Whole Foods Markets and select natural food stores across Canada.
"Vegetarian Awareness Month allows us to showcase that our meat-free
foods are good for you—as they are packed with protein and free of
saturated fat and cholesterol," stated Yves Potvin, CEO of Garden
Protein International, "We like to say that Gardein is the new
garden-grown meat, making it a convenient and healthy choice that
easily replaces beef, pork or chicken in any meal or recipe. Gardein is
delicious and easy to prepare, not to mention 100 percent vegan and is
available today at restaurants and in the produce cooler and freezer
aisle at your local grocery store."
Each serving of limited edition Gardein Herbed Stuffed Turk'y, a
delicious meatless main course, offers 23 grams of protein, 12 grams of fat and 280
calories. The turk'y is breaded with toasted crumbs and is stuffed with
celery, onions, cranberries, and bread crumbs and comes with vegan
gravy. Suggested retail price is $6.99 or less for a frozen bag of two
turk'y entrees with individual gravy servings.
Gardein (garden + protein) is a line of delicious meat-free foods that are healthier versions of everyday foods. Made from a
slow-cooked blend of vegetables, whole grains and garden grown
proteins, Gardein offers as much protein per serving as premium lean
meat. Gardein is also free of cholesterol and contains no animal or
dairy ingredients.Today, Gardein is available nationwide in the
grocer's produce cooler and freezer aisle and served on the menu at restaurants and in university, corporate and hospital cafeterias. For more
information and delicious recipes, visit www.gardein.com.
EDITORS NOTE: Review samples of Gardein Herbed Stuffed Turk'y available upon request.
SOURCE Garden Protein International
For further information:
Kristin Treat, PR Manager