Alpro Soya employs over 760 people in four European countries, making a range of healthy, nutritious products using soya beans.
What they offer :
All Alpro Soya products are made from soya beans - this nutritious bean has been in use in China for thousands of years, and today is grown in Brazil, Canada and China.
There are several hundreds of varieties of soya plant, with the most common one providing the yellow soya beans which are used in Alpro Soya products.
Using these beans, Alpro Soya make a variety of products, chiefly for people who are reducing or eliminating dairy food from their diets. These products include :
- Milk alternatives
- Yoghurt alternatives
- Single cream alternatives
Are the products any good?
For those looking for alternatives to dairy - whether milk, yoghurt or cream - these are good alternative products. The taste is, of course, different from dairy, but most people find that they soon adjust to the sweet, slightly creamy taste.
The company's website is a good source of information about all aspects of soya, including information about exactly what soya is, why it is good for you, a variety of recipes, and a summary of the products on offer.