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FIeld Roast Celebration Loaf protein content

magiesmom Jan 3, 2014 06:47 AM

This loaf ( which I love) indicates a whopping 31 grams of protein per serving. I can's see from the ingredients how this can be so. I don't think they are lying, I am just wondering. Any thoughts?

I love this, by the way.


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    Funkalicious RE: magiesmom Jan 3, 2014 08:15 AM

    it's the vital wheat gluten that's high in protein. http://nutritiondata.self.com/facts/c...

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      magiesmom RE: Funkalicious Jan 3, 2014 02:57 PM

      Thank you. I bake with vital wheat gluten but had no idea about that.

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        Ttrockwood RE: Funkalicious Jan 3, 2014 05:54 PM

        Yup. All the field roast "sausages" are also really high in protein.

      2. Ttrockwood RE: magiesmom Jan 3, 2014 05:55 PM

        Btw if you love this stock up now- it's a seasonal product and will dissapear until next november.

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          magiesmom RE: Ttrockwood Jan 4, 2014 05:12 AM

          that is good to know. Thanks, I will.

          Probably if I liked seitan I would have realized the answer to my OP, but I never have .

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            Ttrockwood RE: magiesmom Jan 4, 2014 06:36 PM

            Their regular sausages are of course always available- my stubborn omni parents even like those!

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              magiesmom RE: Ttrockwood Jan 5, 2014 05:50 AM

              I should try them. Since we are omnivore we usually eat chicken sausages from a nearby farm, but alternatives are great and most of our friends are veg or vegan or pescatarian.

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