The main ingredients in Z-Rou are non-GMO soybeans, konjac, coconut oil and shitake mushrooms, which nostalgically invoke the texture and flavor of ground pork. Z-Rou is a plant-based high quality protein that is rich in dietary fiber and low in fat and calories. It is free of cholesterol, antibiotics and hormones.
Z-Rou is suitable for many diets. However, soybean and wheat contain gluten, so be careful if you have an allergy or intolerance.
Yes, it is. Z-Rou is both dairy and egg free.
Z-Rou is plant-based and meets halal guidelines. The relevant Halal certification application is pending.
Based on the latest test report, each 100g of Z-Rou contains 10.1g protein.
Compared to pork*, the calories and fat breakdown in Z-Rou is 62% and 81% less respectively.
8.3g fat contained in per 100g Z-Rou, 81% less than that of pork
The fat comes from coconut oil, a type of saturated medium-chain fatty acid, which has anti-oxidant and anti-aging properties. It is also easy to absorb and beneficial for the immune system.
Z-Rou doesn’t contain any cholesterol but is rich in dietary fibers, which are helpful for cholesterol digestion.
Yes, the wheat protein (soybean protein) contains gluten.
Z-Rou contains soy protein and wheat gluten.
No, we use natural yeast extracts and shitake powder to create the umami.
Z-Rou is isoflavone-free. We have removed the isoflavones from the ingredients through a unique processing technology.
We have removed purine from the ingredients through a unique processing technology. When tested, Z-Rou found to be purine free and 100% safe for gout patients.
Z-Rou is vegan and only contains 166 calories per 100g. It can be included as part of a balanced diet in a routine of appropriate workouts based on your body fat percentage to lose weight. We don’t recommend eating Z-Rou on its own as a weight loss method.
Z-Rou imitates the flavor and texture of pork and is easy to cook with various cooking methods like frying or stewing. You can unleash of your creativity to create your favorite Western or Chinese dishes. Furthermore, Z-Rou will provide online recipes and invite celebrity chefs to give cooking instructions.
We currently have two products available. The Ground version has a larger granular size, which is more suitable for frying, whereas the Minced one has a smaller granular size suitable for using as a food filling for dumplings, vegetables, etc. Please find more details in our cooking tips.