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No Salads Here: These Plant-Based Meals Pack a ‘Meaty’ Punch

You don’t have to give up the taste and texture of meat to go meatless.

No Salads Here: These Plant-Based Meals Pack a ‘Meaty’ Punch

Many people believe that going on a plant-based diet is synonymous with strictly eating veggie dishes — salads, in particular. On the contrary, plant-based cuisine is more than just vegetables. There is a wide variety of savory, delicious, and nutrient-rich meat alternatives you can enjoy as part of a plant-based diet.

Food brand Veega, for example, is proof that going meat-free is more than consuming leafy greens on a daily basis. With its line of delectable, meat-free, plant-based products, Veega offers Filipinos no compromise when it comes to flavor, texture, and quality. Its products aren’t just flavorful, they’re also quite affordable and easy to prepare.

Give these tasty, plant-based versions of your favorite meaty dishes a try and see how Veega can change the way you think about going meat-free:

10 plant-based meat alternatives that pack a delicious, 'meaty' punch:

1| Veega Meat-Free Giniling

Filipinos love giniling dishes because they make for simple yet delicious and filling meals, and Veega Meat-Free Giniling lets you recreate them easily. Aside from cooking it picadillo-style, this savory, plant-based giniling can be used to whip up amazing meat-free tacos or spaghetti bolognese.

2| Veega Meat-Free Sausage

A good sausage is one that’s juicy and flavorful in every bite. With Veega Meat-Free Sausage, you can now enjoy a mouthwatering, plant-based alternative. Enjoy it in a sausage bun or as a sausage wrap, or add it to paella and make this rice dish utterly delish.

3| Veega Meat-Free Burger Patty

A chunky burger sandwich or juicy burger steak paired with mashed potato is a go-to meal on hectic days. For a plant-based alternative, make these meals with flavorful, protein- and fiber-rich Veega Meat-Free Burger Patty. You’ll need something filling, nutritious, and delicious to pump you up at work.

4| Veega Meat-Free Nuggets

Even as an adult, you can enjoy this childhood favorite and make it a part of your plant-based diet. Munch on these tasty Veega Meat-Free Nuggets with a spicy dip of your choice, add them to a pasta dish, or even slap them in between buns and make them into a sandwich.

5| Veega Meat-Free Balls

What’s great about meatballs is how the combination of spices pairs beautifully with the savoriness of the meat. Veega Meat-Free Balls let you enjoy this delectable medley of flavors while keeping your meal plant-based. You even use them to cook classic Filipino recipes such as misua soup!

6| Veega Meat-Free Tapa

Who doesn't love tapa? Enjoy this Filipino breakfast staple without the guilt by getting the flavorful, plant-based Veega Meat-Free Tapa. Serve it with tomatoes, atchara, and a steaming cup of garlic rice for that signature garlicky taste and aroma. 

7| Veega Meat-Free Tocino

Speaking of Filipino breakfast favorites, here’s another one! For those who love the sweet and savory taste of tocino, you won't be disappointed with the delicious, plant-based Veega Meat-Free Tocino. Just heat and serve it with your choice of rice or even on toast and they’re ready to eat.

8| Veega Meat-Free Adobo Flakes

Adobo is dubbed the country’s “national dish” for a good reason. And now you can enjoy it as a plant-based dish thanks to the scrumptious Veega Meat-Free Adobo Flakes. This one’s great when paired with rice or stuffed in a wrap.

9| Veega Meat-Free Bulgogi

For Korean food lovers, this plant-based version of bulgogi will not disappoint. With the delectable Veega Meat Free Bulgogi, you won't miss out on the savory, salty, and sweet flavors of this “meaty,” barbecue recipe.

10| Veega Meat-Free Spicy Soy Garlic Balls

The plant-based version of this Korean-inspired dish is one you shouldn’t miss. Veega Meat-Free Spicy Soy Garlic Balls have the mouthwatering flavors of garlic, soy sauce, spice, and savory meat that will keep you coming back for more.

Plant-based meals are more than just salads! With Veega’s line of delicious, nutrient-rich meat alternatives, you can enjoy meals that are #MmmeatyWithoutTheMeat!

Time to #MmmakeItMeaty with #Veega! Veega is available on Lazada, Shopee, and San Miguel Mart. For more information, follow the brand on Facebook and Instagram.

This article was created by Summit StoryLabs in partnership with VEEGA.
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