Monthly Archives: November 2021

Does Dustin Poirier follow a vegan diet?

A vegan diet is not the diet that comes to mind when thinking about UFC fighters. However, following a plant-based diet is not that uncommon for MMA fighters. Many, including Nick Diaz, Nate Diaz, and Karolina Kowaliewicz, are just a few examples of fighters who follow veganism. But is Dustin Poirier also vegan? ADVERTISING The […]

What you need to know before starting a vegan diet

A vegan diet is one that excludes all animal products. Some people often confuse it with a vegetarian diet, but while vegetarians avoid meat, a vegan diet excludes meat, eggs, milk and dairy products, honey, and all other animal ingredients. Vegan diets have become extremely popular today and more and more people seem to be […]

Labeling of vegan foods: what the law says

Demand for vegan and plant-based food is growing, as is choice – sales of meatless food are expected to hit £ 1.1 billion over the next three years. With the trend showing no signs of slowing down, more manufacturers are now considering introducing vegan and herbal products in response. From Beyond Meat and Impossible to […]

Jack & Bry vegan meat brand launches at Ocado – vegconomist

November 29, 2021 1638169259 © Jack & Bry Jack & Bry is launching at Ocado in the final stage of its retail rollout for its line of plant-based meats, including jackfruit hash, sausages and burgers. Jack & Bry, a British brand making meat substitutes from jackfruit, has launched at online supermarket Ocado. The company’s burgers, […]

Growthwell Foods Opens New Innovation Center to Increase Production of Vegan Meat and Seafood

3 Min reading Singapore-based vegan meat maker Growthwell Foods has announced the successful completion of its new innovation and R&D center. Located in the JTC Food Hub in Senoko, the facility will serve as a preliminary production plant, with future expansion already planned. The company hopes to use the center to make a meaningful contribution […]

Meera Sodha’s Vegan Christmas Pumpkin Recipe | Vegan food and drink

TThis is my fifth vegan Christmas meal deal, and every year I’m afraid it’s impossible. Fear sets in: how do you do something special and joyful enough to deserve a place on your Christmas table? Something that works across generations, but also alongside other dishes (and doesn’t scare the cook)? I don’t know if I […]

Lilly Iaschelcic Launches ‘The Vegan Diet’ – A Book That Shapes Lives, Not Bodies

Lilly Iaschelcic, Belarusian / Russian author, veterinarian motivational speaker, future osteopath, model and influencer, brought an innovative take on cruelty-free vegan food and lifestyle through her knowledgeable book “The Vegan Diet “. Lilly thinks the vegan lifestyle can be more fun and convenient if a person understands and knows a good plan. The book we […]

Vegan sesame, fig and orange muffins

Sesame, fig and orange muffins Start your day in style with these zesty and healthy vegan orange sesame and fig muffins. In fact, we think this vegan breakfast muffin recipe is especially good for breakfast in bed! Our vegan muffin recipe uses figs which are a great source of calcium and potassium and contribute to […]

The first Dutch bananas turn into vegan meat and lingerie

The Neder Banaan greenhouse is the first and only banana greenhouse in the Netherlands. In the greenhouse, bananas are cultivated in an innovative way. Bananas are not grown in soil, but in pots with the substrate, made of coconut fibers. Lifting bananas from the ground prevents attacks from a handful of enemies such as soil […]

Is a vegan diet healthy? What to eat as part of a balanced plant diet

What are the key elements of a healthy vegan diet? To consider the safety of any diet, it is important to consider the quality and variety of food choices. In general, foods fall into five groups; fruits and vegetables, starches, foods high in protein, fats and foods high in added fats, sugar and salt. Vegetables […]

Why the construction industry needs its own vegan diet

As the construction industry accepts its role in tackling the climate emergency, it is clear that we cannot continue as we do today. It is essential that we take into account not only how we use our buildings, but what we put in them in the first place. Just as our dietary preferences shift away […]

The first Dutch bananas end up in the form of cakes, vegan meat and lingerie

Around 1,600 brand new bananas grown on Dutch soil were harvested yesterday in the Neder Banaan greenhouse in Ede. In this greenhouse, researchers from WUR are working with Neder Banaan on new cultivation methods and new varieties of bananas that contribute to a more sustainable cultivation of bananas around the world. Harvested Dutch bananas are […]

15 budget-friendly vegan dishes to bring to Friendsgiving

It’s officially our favorite time of year: Thanksgiving season! While many of us will be attending family reunions, let’s not forget the awesome side that Friendsgiving is. For those who don’t know, Friendsgiving is a relatively new holiday celebration (the term emerged for the first time in 2007) and has become a much anticipated part […]

Simply Vegan Podcast: What to Eat for Healthy Hair

Join Holly and Molly for another episode of the Simply Vegan podcast where they discuss the return of Tiger King, what to eat for healthy hair and more. This week, Holly and Molly have been busy sampling Crackd vegan egg substitute, stocking fillers from Sweet Yourself Vegan, and a healthy mushroom-based hot chocolate drink from […]

10 reasons why a healthy vegan diet helps people over 50 stay in shape

3. Abundant protein Many older people eat too little protein1, favoring carbohydrates and fats over good sources of protein. Foods such as bread, rice, potatoes, cakes and pies can take center stage, along with some fruits and vegetables, while foods high in protein lag behind. Include a good source of protein with every meal – […]

What is the Ital diet?

When you think of Jamaican cuisine, certain dishes come to mind. For me it ranges from the succulent curried goat cheese with rice and peas and mouthwatering ackee and salt fish to your quintessential jerk chicken and escovitch fish. While they are all admittedly very tasty, Jamaican cuisine has much more to offer than the […]

Butter x Impossible Pop Up

With the increase of vegan diets around the world, companies are getting more and more creative in making plant-based foods that taste and feel like meat, or at least similar. Impossible foods is the brain behind the juicy Beef impossible you’ve probably heard whispers. And to celebrate the company’s long-awaited launch in Australia, Sydney’s iconic […]

Pop-up vegan food vendor gives back to North Central Florida animals

To follow the latest local news, subscribe to our TV20 newsletter HERE and get news straight to your email every morning. GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) – A traveling vegan vendor has come to Gainesville from Southern California, and it’s all for a good cause. Hundreds of people lined up at First Magnitude Brewing Company to get […]

Tips for relieving stomach problems when switching to a vegan diet

While there is no doubt that switching to a vegan diet will do wonders for your health, new vegans can sometimes experience indigestion and bloating, and may find a plant-based diet difficult at first. This is especially true if you are making the transition overnight. In most cases, indigestion usually goes away after the first […]

Top 5 vegan dishes in the GTA

“If I could eat vegan food like this every day, I would definitely go vegan.” This is the compliment that Eric Chao, owner of Parka, lives for. Longtime vegan and environmentalist, he quit his job as a retailer clothing director to open the Queen West vegan comfort food joint in 2017. “One of my goals […]

Bringing Korean Vegan Food to the Thanksgiving Table

Joanne Lee Molinaro remembers her parents being reluctant to bring American dishes to the table, except during the holidays. After turning to a plant-based diet several years ago, she learned to navigate Thanksgiving by incorporating Korean dishes from her childhood into the menu but with a vegan bent. Japonchae, a labor-intensive glass noodle, is usually […]

Billie Eilish’s new vegan milk chocolate bar and other exciting vegan food news of the week

It seems like every week in the vegan food world is more exciting than the last and this week is no exception. From celebrity dish launches (it turns out Billie Eilish is now a chocolatier) to new ice cream options from Oatly and Jermaine Dupri (hello, summer to winter), we’ve rounded up the tastiest news […]

A vegan diet can ease the pain of chronic migraines

NEW YORK – Switching to a vegan diet may help people with chronic migraines relieve their debilitating headaches, according to a new study. Researchers report that a man with relentless migraines got rid of the condition after going vegan for just three months. In the case report, the study authors note that the patient was […]

Introducing Vegums – The Vegan Gummy Bear Vitamin Company

Looking for a Christmas present for the vegan, vegetarian, pescatarian or vegan in your life? The latter didn’t work, but you get the idea. Vegetables is a vegan gummy bear vitamin company. They are 100% plastic free and carbon negative, and are here to give you the perfect gift idea for people who care about […]

Billie Eilish’s new vegan milk chocolate bar and other vegan food news of the week

It seems like every week in the vegan food world is more exciting than the last and this week is no exception. From celebrity dish launches (it turns out Billie Eilish is now a chocolatier) to new ice cream options from Oatly and Jermaine Dupri (hello, summer to winter), we’ve rounded up the tastiest news […]

The best ways to adopt a vegan diet

If you’re trying to eat a healthy diet, you’re probably aiming to eat more fruits and vegetables. You might have thought about switching to a vegan diet, but felt intimidated by the prospect of forgoing burgers, hot dogs, milk, and many other animal products. (Getty Images) About 3% of the U.S. population adheres to a […]

Top Chef Tom Colicchio Supports Vegan Meat Manufacturing Company

Excellent chef host Tom Colicchio has just given his support to the future plant protein company meat Food: The celebrity chef has revealed he will join the alternative meat producer as an advisor as the company prepares to distribute its innovative mycelium-based product across the United States. As a longtime food activist, Colicchio intends to […]

Is the bread vegan? How to know which bread is vegan

Bread is a staple that many of us enjoy every day, but have you ever wondered if bread is vegan? While a simple bread recipe with flour, water, salt, and yeast is vegan, some breads have added ingredients that are not vegan. Here’s how to know which bread is vegan and which isn’t. Breads, brioches, […]

How you can easily adopt a vegan diet

If you’re trying to eat a healthy diet, you’re probably aiming to eat more fruits and vegetables. You may have … If you’re trying to eat a healthy diet, you’re probably aiming to eat more fruits and vegetables. You might have thought about switching to a vegan diet, but felt intimidated by the prospect of […]

Meet Lamondryia “Koko” Nunn, owner of the vegan food truck Not Ya Average Leaf

Lamondryia “Koko” Nunn, owner of Not Ya Average Leaf, a vegan food truck, where she creates her day-to-day recipes, which include a full menu of chicken sandwiches, burgers, lasagna and barbecue. (Amarr Croskey, for the Birmingham Times) By Haley WilsonBirmingham weather A lifestyle change put Birmingham-born Lamondryia “Koko” Nunn on the path to entrepreneurship with […]

Chef Marco Pierre White supports 3D printed vegan meat

Iconic chef Marco Pierre White has joined a team of renowned chefs to endorse the 3D-printed vegan “new meat”. Redefine Meat’s New-Meat is believed to be the world’s first 3D-printed whole cut of meat. The Israel-based company has now launched its breakthrough product in high-end restaurants across Europe and Israel. Additionally, the meat alternative has […]

Should pubs offer more vegan dishes?

It comes after Swiss chef Daniel Humm and London hotel Claridge’s decided to go their separate ways in December 2021 over Humm’s decision to focus solely on plant-based menus, like his new restaurant. – Yorker, Eleven Madison Park. Survey Would you consider having a fully vegan menu? A spokesperson for Claridge’s Davies and Brook restaurant […]

Five Vegan Foods To Try In Christchurch This World Vegan Month

Provided Portershed’s Quarter Pound Burger is a popular item on the Lincoln Rd Cafe menu. November is the Global Vegan Month, so it’s the perfect time for people to try delicious plant-based dishes that they may not already be familiar with. Vegan food is one of the fastest growing areas of the food industry and […]

Simply Vegan Podcast: Vegan First Christmas

Kicking off another special edition of Global Vegan Month, Holly and Molly review Sacla’s new beet pizza bases, Sust’s healthy and sustainable shakes, and Sust’s new Orange Chocolate Thins. The girls also discuss Facebook trolls, the news that a plant-based diet is cheaper than a meat-based diet, and their thoughts on Claridge’s chef Daniel Humm […]

Study Finds Vegan Diet Reduces Medication Consumption In Seniors By 58%

3 Min reading Seniors who eat a vegan diet take 58% less medication than meat eaters, according to a new study. Research, which compared the eating habits and number of pills that older people take regularly, also found that plant-based diets were associated with a range of better health outcomes, from lower blood pressure. by […]

Oatly’s new drink, Nestlé launches in Asia, 5 more vegan food news

Reading time: 3 minutes In this week’s food roundup, we have some exciting news from the world of vegan chocolate. Oatly is releasing a whole new flavor of its iconic oat drink, and Nestlé continues the global expansion of its vegan meat products. Oatly to launch a whole new flavor on UK supermarket shelves Swedish […]

What Are the Health Benefits of a Plant Based Diet?

There has been a resurgence of interest in a plant-based diet and its health benefits. However, there is still confusion over what a healthy vegan diet is. There is significant evidence to support a Complete Plant-Based Diet (WFPBD) as the optimal diet for our health. Here I define a WFPBD and explore its many health […]

New Jersey Vegan Food Festival Comes to the Meadowlands

The New Jersey Vegan Food Festival returns to the Meadowlands Exposition Center on November 13-14 for its fifth year. More than 100 suppliers will participate; In addition, there will be animal rescues and live performances. “Everyone is welcome to the Vegan Food Festival – whether you are vegan, vegetarian, veggie-curious or a foodie of all […]

Is vegan meat healthy? 3 dietitians explain

As the popularity of veganism continues to rise and plant-based diet entering the mainstream, we are seeing more and more meat substitutes hitting the shelves of our local grocery store. Beyond meat, Impossible foods, and Tofurky are just a handful of brands that exclusively create animal-free meat beyond tofu, tempeh, and seitan, meaning you can […]

COLUMN: Four steps to guide your vegan diet

Grammy winner Ariana Grande declared her love for animals and the desire for better health as the reasons she decided to go fully vegan in 2013. The all-plant vegan diet – without eggs, dairy or meat – has attracted interest from ‘a wider audience. Statistics show that people buy vegan food. Mintel reports a 61% […]

Fast Food Strike + COVID Spike + LA’s Best Vegan Meat Dishes

Happy Wednesday, Los Angeles! Let us all catch you up to start today on an enlightened note. First, today’s weather forecast: Rather sunny and delicious. High: 74 Low: 61. Here are today’s top stories in Los Angeles: LA sees 34% spike in COVID cases, prompting booster shots (Los Angeles Patch) What the Water District’s SoCal […]

Chinese diners can now get v2food vegan meat steamed buns

4 Min reading Australian leader in vegan meat v2food has forged a number of new partnerships with local food companies in China to expand its reach into the country. By collaborating with two brands as well as a major food content and recipe platform, diners nationwide will now be able to get their hands on […]

Study Finds Vegan Diet Reduces Need For Medication In Seniors By 58% – Totally Vegan Buzz

The new study was published in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine last month. A new study has linked a vegan diet to reducing the number of medications needed by older people. Published in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, the study researchers investigated the association between diet and polypharmacy – where a person takes […]

This Hawaiian startup recycles cashews into vegan meat

3 Min reading There’s new plant-based meat in town, and it’s not made from soybeans, peas, or wheat. Instead, it’s made from recycled cashews, and Hawaiian startup Cajú Love has become the first to bring this new vegan meat alternative to the United States. Cajú Love has just created the first cashew nut meat introduced […]

Why this Hawaiian startup makes vegan meat from cashew industry waste

Hawaiian startup Cajú Love recently launched new vegan cashew meat. Cashews are the meat that surrounds a cashew nut and it is usually a wasted by-product of the nut and juice industries. Instead of sending the plump, edible fruit to landfill, Cajú Love co-founders Felipe Barreneche and Alana Lima turned high-fiber foods into vegan meat. […]

The boss of vegan meat attacks the COP26 for serving “irresponsible” beef

Reading time: 2 minutes Heura food activists and co-founders Marc Coloma and Bernat Añaños have found a unique way to shed light on the facts through projection mapping of George Square, a district of Glasgow. Credit: Bernat Ananos, Heura A key figure in the growing vegan meat brand, Heura Foods, has denounced the organizers of […]

Plant Based But Not Simple: How To Make A Vegan Diet Exciting

Is it all about rabbit food? In a few years veganism has gone from an obscure diet to a trend, a way of life for many. As the planet warms and we understand better the impact of the meat, dairy and egg industries on climate change, more and more people want to get involved. Considering […]

Change hearts and minds with vegan meat

Moral or ethical issues associated with meat consumption The third reason, ethical or moral concerns, is very personal and varies greatly depending on each person who chooses to adopt a vegetarian or vegan diet for such reasons. A secondary question, however, also arises. With so many people moving towards vegetarianism or veganism, and evidence showing […]

Vegan diet linked to 58% drop in medications taken by older people, study finds

Reading time: 2 minutes A recently published study examined whether diet could have an effect on the health of older people. Specifically, the researchers investigated whether following a vegan diet could reduce the number of medications taken by older people. The study was published in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine last month. It aimed […]

Best Vegan Dishes and Vegan Restaurants in Chicago

We need more than National Vegan Day to celebrate delicious vegan food! That’s why we’ve rounded up some of the best vegan restaurants in Chicago for you. Plus, you’ll also find our editor’s selection of vegan dishes at other restaurants and a secret honorable mention. Image Credit: IM Vegan 2907 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL […]

60% of us have tried vegan food in the past year

Nearly 60% of people have tried vegan food in the past year and 14% have gone completely meatless, according to new research for the British Dining Club’s Taste Map. The news comes after Vegan Day in early November and the start of this year’s COP26 climate change summit and the National Food Strategy’s recommendation on […]

Woody Harrelson and Owen Wilson invest in vegan meat

Famous friends Woody Harrelson and Owen Wilson have just invested in a vegan meat business. Popular actors are backing Abbot’s Butcher, a California startup that recently raised $ 7 million in a Series A funding round led by Melitas Ventures. This investment marks Wilson’s first interaction with the vegan market, but Harrelson and his wife […]

The vegan diet can help improve cardiovascular health; Here are 5 plant-based foods for a healthy heart

The heart is the most important organ in our body. Without it, we will not be able to survive. It is necessary to include foods in our diet that can improve our heart health and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. Let’s shed some light in particular on a vegan diet which may help reduce […]

The vegan diet has deep roots in traditional Greek cuisine

Fruits for sale in Corfu, Greece. The vegan diet has its roots in Greek cuisine. Credit: Maksym Kozlenko / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 4.0 The vegan diet, which is now a huge trend across the world, has deep roots in traditional Greek cuisine, experts say. By Heini-Sofia Alavuo As people around the world become […]

Easy and delicious vegan dishes you must try

Veg Pulao / Biryani Today (November 1) is World Vegan Day, the day that is celebrated by the vegan community across the globe to encourage the practice of an all-green diet that excludes dairy and animal products. People are encouraged to adopt a vegan lifestyle and made aware of its benefits in preventing heart disease, […]