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Our ingredients are simple and made from plants – without GMOs. Beyond Meat sources proteins, fats, minerals, flavors and colors, and carbohydrates from plant-based sources like peas, beans, potatoes and brown rice. More on Beyond Meat’s ingredients here.
Beyond Meat is made from simple ingredients derived from plants, without GMOs, synthetically produced ingredients, antibiotics or hormones. Beyond Meat products offer protein levels greater than or equal to their animal-based counterparts with no antibiotics and no hormones.
Recently, the findings from a clinical study using Beyond Meat’s plant-based products were published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. In the study conducted at Stanford University, researchers evaluated the impact of replacing animal-based meat with plant-based meat over an 8-week period on cholesterol levels (including LDL), heart disease risk factors including TMAO levels, and body weight, and found improvement in key health metrics when participants replaced animal-based meat with plant-based meat.
Beyond Meat is designed to have the same taste and texture as animal-based meat, so you can use it in your favorite dishes while feeling good about the choice you’re making for you and the planet. Learn more about all the Beyond Meat products here.
At Beyond Meat, we believe there is a better way to feed the planet. Our mission is to create The Future of Protein® – delicious plant-based burgers, beef, sausage, crumbles, and more. By shifting from animal to plant-based meat, we can address four growing global issues: human health, climate change, constraints on natural resources, and animal welfare.
You can find Beyond Meat products in over 119,000 grocery store meat cases, restaurants, hotels, universities and beyond, across 80 countries worldwide! It is available at all major national retailers across Canada. Click here to see the latest Food Service partners or visit our locator here to find a store or restaurant near you.
Our brand promise is to enable consumers to Eat What You Love™, and in this case juicy, delicious burgers, beef, sausages and more. At Beyond Meat, we believe there is a better way to feed the planet. By shifting from animal to plant-based meat, we can address four growing global issues: human health, climate change, constraints on natural resources, and animal welfare.
We use a simple process of heating, cooling, and pressure to create the fibrous texture of meat and layer in plant-based fats, binders, flavors, and colors. The result? Uncompromisingly delicious meat made directly from plants.
By using a variety of plant proteins including pea, rice mung bran and faba bean, our products deliver greater or equal levels of protein than their animal-based counterparts. For specific ingredients and nutrition information, please visit our product pages.
Protein, fat, minerals, carbohydrates, and water are the five building blocks of meat. We source these building blocks directly from plants. Using heating, cooling, and pressure, we create the fibrous texture of meat from plant-based proteins. Then, we mix in fats, minerals, fruit and vegetable-based colors, natural flavors, and carbohydrates to replicate the appearance, juiciness, and flavor of meat. The result? Uncompromisingly delicious plant-based breakfast sausage, no sacrifice required.
Absolutely! Beyond Meat® products are plant-based and vegan.
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