As the culinary leaders explain, while we are seeing alternative proteins like cricket and plant based proteins emerge, traditional proteins are not going away anytime soon.
Chef Guinta explains, “The plant based proteins are becoming part of dishes. They're not replacing traditional proteins– you’re not going to replace a pork chop with quinoa, for example, but they’re additions and providing more of a balanced approach.”
“What we’re seeing at least out of the fine dining world is that a lot of chefs are really leading with plants, they’re making plants the star. Plants are taking up more of the plate, but proteins don’t go away.”
Learn more about the future of protein by watching the episode above!