Monthly Archives: April 2021

First certified black chef adds vegan meat to his culinary school

Certified master chef Daryl Shular has partnered with vegan brand Meatless Farm to use the brand’s products at his culinary school and restaurant, Shular Institute and Farmed Kitchen & Bar, in Atlanta, Georgia. The partnership aims to teach chefs in the restaurant industry how to adapt meatless recipes and promote creativity when preparing healthier plant-based […]

Long Island Restaurants Serving Notable Vegan Dishes

When Yvonne Levy was growing up in the hills of Saint Andrew Parrish in Jamaica, she knew one thing for sure: she didn’t like meat. “I would pay my brother to eat it,” she jokes from the kitchen of her Elmont restaurant, Toma-Tis Restaurant & Grill. “I’ve always wanted something plant-based.” As an adult, Levy […]

Long Island restaurants serving outstanding vegan fare

When Yvonne Levy was growing up in the hills of Saint Andrew Parrish in Jamaica, she knew one thing for sure: she didn’t like meat. “I would pay my brother to eat it,” she jokes from the kitchen of her Elmont restaurant, Toma-Tis Restaurant & Grill. “I’ve always wanted something herbal.” As an adult, Levy […]

Taco Bell is officially testing vegan meat. That’s what we think.

Fast food chain Taco Bell is currently testing a vegan meat option in a single Southern California location for a limited time, marking the first time Taco Bell has served plant-based meat in the United States. The exclusive vegan meat made with chickpea and pea protein (which Taco Bell calls “boldly seasoned plant-based protein”) is […]

We’re eating more vegan meat and milk than ever

It can be difficult to keep pace with the plant-based food industry. Every month seems to bring hot product launches and press releases from startups about the millions of dollars they’ve raised from investors. At the same time, large traditional food companies continue to rapidly launch their own dairy-free and meat-free food lines. Every year, […]

Cereal bowl with plant proteins and vegan meat

If you’re on a plant-based diet or looking to try new vegan recipes, this bowl of cereal with fresh veggies and a plant-based meat alternative is a delicious, high-protein dish. The best part about building a grain bowl is that you can add any ingredient you like. Our ingredients call for vegan “beef” with garlic, […]

Meatless favorites. Made with plants. by Miyoko Schinner. Ten Speeds, $28 (256p) ISBN 978-1-984-85888-7

Miyoko Schinner. Ten Speeds, $28 (256p) ISBN 978-1-984-85888-7 Chief Schinner (The homemade vegan pantry), known as the “Vegan Cheese Queen,” proves she knows vegan meat, too, in this collection of stellar recipes. She notes that despite a growing number of vegetarians and vegans, meat consumption is on the rise in America. At the same time, […]

Korean vegan offers life lessons and stories from her diaspora experience

Joanne Molinaro, 41, a running TikTok star Korean vegan food blog, always incorporates a lesson in life into every new cooking video. Her therapeutic voice could make someone cry or heal a broken heart and she uses that same voice to discuss racism, misogyny, body image, and more. “They say true love lasts forever,” Molinaro […]

Martha Stewart: Vegan meat has ‘lots of potential’

Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart spoke about the world-changing potential of vegan meat in a recent interview with Fortune. Speaking about the growth of the plant-based movement and the role of vegan meat in replacing animal products, Stewart said: “I think [vegan meat] has a lot of potential. I have invested in Beyond Meat and have […]