Monthly Archives: May 2021

The carbon footprint of this vegan meat is 130 times lower than that of beef

Seitan, a vegan alternative to meat, has a carbon footprint 130 times lower than beef, according to analysis published today by London-based company Thrust Carbon. Compiled on behalf of the UK’s leading seitan producer, LoveSeitan, the analysis shows that while 100 kilograms of seitan produce 46.6 kilograms of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) emissions, the same […]

The growing demand for vegan dishes in places is phenomenal

Adam Simpson, Marketing Director at etc.venues, explores the popularity of vegan dishes and shares what makes them appealing. Popularity of vegan dishes The increase in demand from delegates for vegan dishes is phenomenal and presents a major new challenge for room chefs and F&B managers. The number of vegan dishes etc. served has doubled over […]

Pizza Hut Canada adds its first vegan meat option

This week, international chain Pizza Hut added Beyond Italian Sausage Crumbles to select locations across Canada, its first vegan meat option in the country. The new vegan meat was created exclusively for Pizza Hut Canada in partnership with Beyond Meat and is featured on three new menu items: The Great Beyond (a specialty pizza topped […]

Nearly half of Americans are open to vegan ‘meat’, MSU poll finds

EAST LANSING — A subtle revolution is underway in the frozen foods section of Foods For Living. Alternatives to meat are emerging. Plant-based meat has grown in popularity at the East Lansing grocery store in recent years, said Ben Green, manager of the frozen food and dairy section. “A lot of them have just come […]

How Miyoko Schinner’s ‘The Vegan Meat Cookbook’ tempts flexitarians – Orange County Register

The title sounds like an oxymoron but Miyoko Schinner is absolutely serious about “The Vegan Meat Cookbook: Meatless Favorites”. Made with plants. Schinner is the founder and CEO of Petaluma-based Miyoko’s Creamery, the nation’s fastest-growing plant-milk cheese and butter company. She is also the author of “The Homemade Vegan Pantry”, co-host of “Vegan Mashup” on […]

Miyoko Schinner Shares Vegan Dishes That May Satisfy Any Meat Craving

Photo by Matt Lever; Design by Grace Han for Thrillist; Known mostly for Miyoko’s dairy, a huge range of vegan cheeses and butters, Miyoko Schinner is now adding essential new reads to her arsenal of vegan cookbooks. The vegan meat cookbook focuses on meal recipes that focus on using meat substitutes, both store bought and […]

Five vegan dishes that exemplify LA’s innovation with plant-based foods

A giant spotlight is put on plant-based meals after Eleven Madison Park chef Daniel Humm makes a major announcement earlier this week. When his New York restaurant reopens on June 10, it will feature an all-vegan tasting menu for $ 335 and eliminate the unique dishes that have made its three-Michelin-starred restaurant a global sensation. […]

Tyson Foods tries vegan meat again

Meanwhile, JBS, the world’s largest meat packer, is considering a plant-based meat-only spinoff. Another Brazil-based giant, Marfrig Global Foods, is also reshuffling leadership and developing new strategies in the space, including a partnership with crop trader Archer-Daniels-Midland. Tyson’s Ervin said 17% of all consumers will never cut back on their meat intake, and at the […]