|VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Meatless Pepperoni Pizza Pockets are the newest product from Gardein, the plant protein brand offering a variety of delicious, convenient and versatile foods. They are quick and easy to prepare and perfect for an on-the-go lifestyle.
Each pocket consists of a non-GMO wheat flour outer crust, filled with delicious marinara sauce, meatless pepperoni and vegan mozz’rella, and contains 9g of total protein. They are vegan, Kosher, cholesterol free and contain fewer calories, less sodium and 42% less fat than conventional pizza pockets*.
“Pizza is a great favorite but is high in fat, sodium and calories”, says Yves Potvin, founder and president of gardein. “We wanted to satisfy our consumers’ needs for a delicious, convenient pizza pocket while making it better for them and the planet.”