The head of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce assessed the need to change the taste preferences of Russians.
The head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, Denis Manturov, believes that Russia should develop meat production from an “alternative” sources.
According to RBC, during the session of the Innofood exhibition in Sochi, the manager announced the need to change the mentality of Russians.
For example, Manturov does not see anything wrong with including protein from fly larvae in the “the black lion” diet.
He thinks that if other countries of the world use it in food, so the Russians must “ ;work with their mentality, and go “in step with the times”.
“The black lion can” enter. But we have to try,” the Commerce Department chief said.
The head of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce added that one person can adapt to anything.
The official was prompted by the hamburgers presented at the ;exhibition with an alternative meat cutlet.
The presented product included a concentrate of the same black flies, as well as vegetables and aquafabs.
< p>According to Manturov, at the; exhibition “Innoprom” he tried vegetable meat twice and could not distinguish it from natural meat.
As the manager noted, the use of vegetable raw materials instead of animal protein is a global trend, to which Russian producers are fully compatible. However, consumers remain cautious.
Earlier, Topnews wrote that the Ministry of Industry and Commerce announced that retailer Wildberries is becoming a distributor of counterfeit products.
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