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Tofurkey (a portmanteau of tofu and turkey ) is faux turkey, a meat substitute in the form of a loaf of vegetarian protein, usually made from tofu (soybean protein) or seitan (wheat protein) with a stuffing made from grains or bread, flavored with a broth and seasoned with herbs and spices. [1] [2]


Ready-made products

UnTurkey, produced until 2006 by the now-defunct Now & Zen Bakery in San Francisco, was one of the first ready-made tofurkey products available in the U.S. [3]

Currently available products include those of Tofurky, [1] the Celebration Roast produced by Field Roast [1] and the Stuffed Holiday Roast made by Match Foods (previously called AuraPro).

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