Quorn is a range of soy-free, meat-free frozen food products. Quorn is made from Mycoprotein, which is a nutritious quality meat free protein, naturally low in fat and high in protein and fibre.
Quorn has the taste, appearance and texture of meat, perfect for if you're thinking about eating less meat or creating healthier versions of your favourite everyday meals.
Quorn, the world’s leading brand of lean, sustainable and delicious soy-free, meat-free products, is now available in South Africa. This iconic food brand, the leading brand in 13 international markets including the UK, USA and Australia, produces an extensive range of meat-free alternatives – from mince to chicken pieces.
What makes Quorn such an excellent choice for health conscious food lovers? Mycoprotein - found at the heart of all Quorn products. Mycoprotein is a healthy vegetarian protein that is an excellent source of dietary fibre, is low in fat and saturates and contains no cholesterol or trans fats. It contains all of the amino acids that are essential for adults and is low in sodium. Mycoprotein also adds an unparalleled “meat like” texture to food without the use of soy, and is unique to any other meat-free, high-protein ingredients available.
The Quorn range offers more than 100 products, ranging from chicken style fillets to vegetarian mince and ready-made meals, 13 of these products are currently available in South Africa. With Quorn you can lead a healthy and balanced lifestyle by enjoying foods that are tasty, wholesome and completely meat-free. Food lovers can enjoy all their favourite meals the healthy way, vegetarians can get the nutritional benefits of meat and dieters can reduce their fat and calorie intake in an enjoyable and sustainable manner.
The production of Quorn is more environmentally friendly than the production of meat, and it is much more efficient. An analysis of the ‘lifecycle’ of the Quorn production process, by the Carbon Trust, concluded that Quorn pieces and Quorn mince contained significantly less embedded greenhouse gasses than the meat equivalent – and in the case of Quorn mince at least 10 times less.
The Quorn product range is extensive, so whether you’re vegetarian, dieting, wanting to reduce your meat intake or simply trying to eat healthier, try Quorn’s tasty, meat-free alternatives. All Quorn products are Halaal certified, and certain products in the range are certified by the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Tasting is believing.
The Quorn range in South Africa includes:
• Chicken Style Pieces
• Chicken Style Fillets
• 2 Cheese & Spinach Schnitzels
• 2 Gruyère Cheese Schnitzels
• Hot Dogs
• Southern Style Dippers
• BBQ Dippers
• 4 Southern Style Burgers
• Meat free balls
• Pepper and Herb Sausages
• Traditional Burgers
• Garlic & Mushoom Schnitzel
Quorn is available at selected Checkers, Pick ‘n Pay, Spar, Game, Makro and other good food stores nationwide .