Israeli food tech company announces world’s first burger made of chickpea protein
By: Fox Business
Meat. The End (MTE), an Israeli food tech company, that produces nuggets and burgers that are sold at Burger King Israel, said it has developed the first-ever burger made from texturized chickpea protein.
Founded in 2020, MTE has combined protein science, data science and food engineering to create their product.
The company uses 100% chickpea protein concentrate in powder or granular form, which is undergoing an advanced extrusion process to transform the texture of plants into the texture of meat.
The Tel Aviv-based company said it focused on improving the texture, firmness and juiciness of their chickpea protein.
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