Extruded Protein Crisps

Plant and Dairy-Based Extrusion Technology

Balchem® offers Z-Crisps TM protein crisps and Z-Texx TM texturized protein to provide a variety of extruded protein solutions.

Protein Crisp Solutions Made Simple

Balchem’s Z-Crisps® and Z-Texx® are made with a variety of plant and dairy-based proteins. Crisps with small dimensions can be used as-is, or to boost protein and texture. Our snack and larger forms can be used as a ready to flavor, turnkey protein-centric product. Create something wonderful with our portfolio of convenient, customizable, and innovative solutions for a variety of applications. Some offerings include, but are not limited to:


  • Crisps
  • Shreds
  • Snacks
    • O’s
    • Zippers
    • Wavy Base

These statements have not been evaluated by FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.