An 8 oz bag of Nature's PRIME™ makes about 2.5 lb (8 servings) of Improved Nature plant-based protein when boiled.
Slices: When hydrated, Slices are about 1 ½ inches long, flat and wide. Great shape for stir fries as the flatter piece will hold sauces well. Perfect for wraps, burritos, stir-fry dishes, Asian-inspired bowls, Baja bowls, Lemon pepper and parmesan bowls, Ceviche, tossed in Alfredo and Pesto sauces as a delicious main or side dish.
Shreds: When hydrated, Shreds are about 1 inch long and thin. Excellent protein alternative in place of shredded chicken, shredded beef or pulled pork for tacos, enchiladas, wraps, BBQ sandwiches, Sloppy Joe's, salads, vegetable soups, quinoa soup and stir-fried noodle dishes.
Nuggets: Nuggets are perfect for dipping into your favorite sauce. They work well as a seasoned salad topper, in wraps, in casserole dishes, blended with seasoned vegetables, simmered in a favorite sauce or marinated or stir fried in Indian cuisine inspired dishes.
Filets: When hydrated, Filets are similar in size to a small fish filet. Delicious protein alternative for chicken, pork or filet of fish Piccata, sautéed, topped with favorite sauce, herb seasoned and served over stir fried rice and seasoned pasta. Try some of our favorite recipes: Nature's Filets Parmesan Style, Pasta Puttanesca and Nature's Filets Suiza Style.
- Add 10 cups water or broth to a 3-4 quart size pot, bring to a rolling boil.
- Stir in one package of Nature's PRIME protein.
- Keep on low boil for, stirring occasionally
10 minutes (Slices, Shreds)
15 minutes (Nuggets)
20 minutes (Filets)
- Pour into a large strainer.
- Run cold water over cooked Nature's PRIME protein until cool to the touch.
- Press firmly to remove excess water.
For more tender product, increase the cooking time.
Cooked Nature's PRIME can be spiced, marinated, breaded and/or added to your favorite sauce.
Good Source of Fiber, Calcium, Iron and Potassium
High Protein | All-Natural | Low Fat | Low Sodium
Non-Dairy | No Cholesterol | Low GI (Glycemic Index)
No MSG | Vegetarian/Vegan | Egg Free | No Preservatives
Case includes one 8 oz resealable stand-up bag of each: Nature's PRIME Slices, Nature's PRIME Shreds, Nature's PRIME Nuggets, Nature's PRIME Filets.
Shelf life - 2 years. Care should be taken to ensure storage temperature does not exceed 75°F (25°C) for an extended period of time, during storage. Functional properties of these proteins are not guaranteed should products be stored above this temperature for extended periods.
After boiling, store prepared Improved Nature products in the refrigerator or freezer with the same guidelines as cooked chicken.