Tim Hortons Impossible Sausage Sandwich

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Food & Beverage

Tim Hortons Introduces Impossible Sausage Sandwich (Not Vegan) After Dropping Beyond Meat

Two years after pulling Beyond Meat from all locations, Canada’s largest coffee chain, Tim Hortons, has added plant-based meat back to its menu.  The New Harvest Breakfast Sandwich and Harvest Breakfast Wrap both feature Impossible Sausage patties served with non-vegan eggs and cheese. The chain created the sandwiches, it says, to offer guests a plant-based alternative to meat that doesn’t compromise on flavor and deliciousness.  The new items mark an unexpected reversal for the brand, which infamously removed Beyond Meat’s sausage from all of its breakfast offerings in 2020, following what it says was lackluster demand.  Vegan sausage: A timeline Beyond Meat and Tim Hortons first collaborated on breakfast sausage in May 2019, where initial testing success led to a national rollout in Canada that …


Impossible Foods Wild Nuggies

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Meat- and Fish Alternatives

Impossible Foods Launches Kid-Friendly Wild Nuggies and New Sausage Patties

Impossible Foods announces the company is rolling out two new retail products: Wild Nuggies plant-based nuggets and breakfast sausage patties.  Wild Nuggies are Impossible’s first animal-shaped nuggets, and are made to represent several vulnerable or critically endangered wild species: the Galápagos tortoise, black rhino, polar bear and right whale.  Through the designs, the company hopes to help kids and families connect their food choices to the health of the planet, as environmental stewardship is a core part of Impossible Foods’ company mission. Impossible notes Wild Nuggies will offer the same taste as the original Impossible Nuggets with no cholesterol, 10 grams of protein, and 40% less saturated fat than leading traditional chicken nuggets. From a sustainability perspective, Wild Nuggies use 49% less land, 44% less …


Greenleaf Foods, Field Roast Breakfast Sausage

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Products & Launches

Greenleaf Foods Announces New Lines of Plant-Based Breakfast Sausages from Lightlife and Field Roast

Greenleaf Foods has announced the nationwide retail launch of three plant-based breakfast sausage products from its Lightlife® and Field Roast Grain Meat Co™ brands. Lightlife’s debut includes Plant-Based Breakfast Sausage Links and Plant-Based Sausage Patties, and Field Roast introduced its first fully-cooked Plant-Based Breakfast Sausage Patties. 


Gardein Meatless Breakfast Patties

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Products & Launches

Gardein Launch Meaty Vegan Breakfast Patties

Plant-based food brand Gardein has launched its own spicy vegan breakfast sausage patties, as the global demand for meat substitutes continues to rise. The Canadian company, who is committed to helping the world eat less meat, is the fastest growing brand in its category in Canada. It sells its products around the world through stores, restaurants and universities.