Lentil Protein Concentrate

Lentil Protein Concentrate

lentil protein concentrateLentils are an edible pulse from the legume family of plants, native to North America and Asia and there’s evidence to show they’ve been part of the human diet for close to 13,000 years. Lentils are well known for being rich in protein, which is proven to aid the growth and maintenance of muscle mass. In fact, they have one of the best protein to calorie ratios of any legume. It is a great source of dietary fibre, low in sugar and is entirely allergen free, making it a go-to product for vegans and vegetarians to supplement a high protein diet. They are a rich source of essential amino acids like isoleucine and lysine. They are also a good source of micronutrients such as vitamins and minerals. This plant based protein is suitable for both vegetarians and vegans thanks to the high percentages of vegetable protein.