From hot dogs and chicken tenders to maple-smokehouse bacon, €œmeaty€ vegan proteins have PopSugar excited.

Popular lifestyle website PopSugar recently named the eight best vegan meats €œthat will fool diehard meat eaters.€ The website, which reaches more than 100 million people globally, gave first mention to Gardeins €œfinger-lickin good€ Seven Grain Crispy Tenders, which the site said rivals KFCs Extra Crispy Tenders €œin a heartbeat.€ Lightlife Organic Fakin Bacon Tempeh Strips was praised for its maple-smokehouse flavor and use of organic, non-GMO soybeans, while Beyond Meats Beast Burger was called €œThe Ultimate Veggie Burger.€ Furthermore, Lightlife scored a second mention for its Jumbo Smart Dogs, and Tofurkys versatile Oven-Roasted Deli Slices were suggested for an integral part for an office lunch or for an €œultimate leftover Thanksgiving sandwich.€Gardein bookended the list of meat-free picks with its Classic Meatless Meatballs thanks to its easy preparation and 15 grams of protein.