Connect with us


BOCA Launches First-Ever Vegan Turkey Burger

Before there were vegan bleeding burgers, there was the humble BOCA burger. BOCA burgers made an appearance at family barbecues, and were sometimes the only restaurant menu option for plant-based eaters. But now, times have changed. Stores like Costco are selling millions of frozen veggie patties, and plant-based eating isn’t reserved for just vegetarians and vegans anymore.

We thought we’d seen every type of faux “meat” until now. BOCA recently launched a vegan turkey burger, which according to PETA is “the first of its kind.” The products, which are available in select stores, have begun popping up (seemingly) out of nowhere.

Lynne Galia, head of communications at Kraft-Heinz, says this product was released as a response to consumers’ desires for meat-alternatives that match the appearance, taste, and texture of meatless products. We haven’t tried the Turk’y Burger yet, but we’re already excited by the nutrition.

We love that these burgers are totally vegan, since some BOCA products, like the All American Flame Grilled Veggie Burger, contain dairy and some include egg products. Because of this, the Turk’y Burger’s ingredient list is significantly shorter than the All American Flame Grilled veggie burger. Ingredient wise, the Turk’y Burger patties contain water, soy protein concentrate, and wheat gluten, with salt, onion powder, garlic powder, and spices added for flavoring.

So how does it stack up nutritionally? Similar to comparing a beef burger to a turkey burger, BOCA Turk’y Burgers are lower in calories and fat compared to their classic All-American Burger counterparts. The Turk’y Burger contains 70 calories and 1g fat, which is much lower compared to the All American Flame Grilled veggie burgers which has 120 calories and 4.5g fat. Additionally, the Turk’y Burger is able to maintain 13g protein and 4g fiber while keeping sodium below 450mg per burger. Pretty solid, if you ask us!

Continue Reading
You may also like...

Content contributor for RR-Magazine. RRM member. College graduate, Porsche enthusiasts. Business owner #WheelDynamics and big Porsche distributor in Socal. Yeap I got it like that! #ProfessionalChicana #OfficialPorscheGal #MillionDollaGal in the city of #Onterio Big Inland Empire

Click to comment


RRM Spotlight


Glare – Into You

By July 23, 2018


DOPE LEMON – Honey Bones

By July 23, 2018


Snow Tha Product – Myself

By July 20, 2018


De Donde Salí – Leymy

By July 20, 2018



By July 20, 2018


The Malliard Report is LIVE Tuesday 9 pm Eastern Join the Duck Pond (Live Chat) with LIVE FREE Video and FREE Audio Options! #Malliard #Paranormal #Alternative #Trending #Topical #Conspiracy

test Twitter Media - The Malliard Report is LIVE Tuesday 9 pm Eastern Join the Duck Pond (Live Chat) with LIVE FREE Video and FREE Audio Options! 
#Malliard #Paranormal #Alternative #Trending #Topical #Conspiracy


“If we can do anything to break stereotypes, then it’s a good thing.” - @danieldaekim on #CrazyRichAsians #Hollywood #WhiteWashing

Ella es sinónimo de talento y es una de las grandes de #Hollywood, ¡festeja con nosotros el cumpleaños de #JenniferLawrence! 🎂🎉

#BeautifullyBroken @BBrokenMovie - In Theaters 8/24! Let’s support this one! #Faith #Film #SetLife #Hollywood  👉🏽Go to the website to Watch the trailer - it’s AMAZING! #Support #BuyYourTicketsNOW #DontMissIt

To Top