Category Archives: Vegan meat

NXT LVL PZA partners with the biggest names in vegan meat for “secretly vegan” pizzas

All-New London Pizzeria NXT LVL PZA Partners with Some of the Biggest Names in Plant-Based Meat, Including Heura, Meatless Farm, Beyond Meat and THIS, to Create ‘Secretly Vegan’ Pizzas to Encourage Omnivores switch to a plant-based diet and take out the pizza at NXT LVL. Market first The unique branding of the company is based […]

NXT LVL PZA teams up with the biggest names in vegan meat for “secretly vegan” pizzas – vegconomist

Brand new London pizzeria NXT LVL PZA is teaming up with some of the biggest names in plant-based meat, including Heura, Meatless Farm, Beyond Meat and THIS, to create “secretly vegan” pizzas to encourage omnivores to switch to a plant-based diet and bring the pizza to NXT LVL. market first The company’s unique branding is […]

KFC Canada and Mary Brown’s join forces with vegan meat producer Lightlife

Reading time: 2 minutes Two major fast food chains in Canada – KFC and Mary Brown’s, both specializing in chicken – are expanding their meatless range. It’s part of a collaboration between each company and Lightlife, a vegan and vegetarian meat producer. KFC KFC Canada is adding Lightlife Meatless Popcorn Chicken to its menu, but […]

Rise of v2, Fable vegan meat with mushrooms offers a more sustainable diet

A new burger is being bought by restaurant chains across the country and it is proving “very profitable”. As a child, Michael Fox wrote a song called “Steak of Glory”. He was a meat-loving Queenslander who, like the average Aussie, ate at least 110 kg of meat each year. But in his 30s, he had […]

With Veganuary, all eyes are (always) on vegan meat

4 Reading minutes As Veganuary forecasts its highest number of attendees for 2022, the vegan meat market continues to be a top priority for consumers and industry. Over 300,000 people have already signed up for Veganuary, the month-long campaign encouraging people to go vegan for their health and the planet throughout January. The campaign is […]

Subway to test two new vegan meat options in select UK stores

Subway, which will be testing new meaty vegan options until next month, says it is “proud” to offer a wide range of plant-based options. Subway is testing two new vegan meat options for Veganuary, including plant-based steak and chicken tikka sandwiches. The TLS (Tastes. Like. Steak.) Will be tested in 350 Metro stores in the […]

Subway to trial two new vegan meat options in select UK stores

Subway, which will test the new meaty vegan options until next month, says it’s ‘proud’ to offer a wide range of plant-based options Subway is testing two new vegan meat options for Veganuary – including plant-based steak and chicken tikka sandwiches. The TLS (Tastes. Like. Steak.) will be trialed in 350 Subway stores in the […]

Shinsegae Food’s vegan meat adopted as official menu at SK Telecom canteen

[Courtesy of Shinsegae Food] SEOUL – Shinsegae Food, a food company affiliated with South Korean retail giant Shinsegae Group, has taken its first step to establish a beachhead in the country’s canteen food supply chain market with its meat product vegan. The retail giant’s alternative meat product has been adopted as the official cafeteria menu […]

Boston startup obtains FDA approval for protein that makes vegan meaty taste even more meaty

Thanks to food technology company Motif FoodWorks, vegan meat is about to get a lot more meaty. The Boston-based company recently launched HEMAMI, a heme-binding myoglobin protein that delivers the flavor and aroma of traditional animal meat. The ingredient was recently granted GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) status by the United States Food and Drug […]

Drew Barrymore helps Cardi B on vegan meat issue

Cardi B could very well go vegan after asking her Twitter followers for advice regarding vegan meat substitutes. Drew barrymore responded to Cardi B’s tweet with some incredibly helpful recommendations. She said, “YES @iamcardib I, HAVE THE ANSWER TO YOUR DREAMS WITHOUT MEAT. @QuornUS CHANGED MY LIFE! YOU SEND IT IMMEDIATELY. PS I LOVE YOU. […]

Vegan Meat Market Could Expand Faster Than The Animal Meat Sector, Report Suggests

Reading Time: 2 minutes New research suggests that the plant-based meat market will grow significantly faster than the conventional meat sector in coming years. MarketsandMarkets, which claims to be the world’s largest revenue impact company, published a market report today. It estimates that the global plant-based meat market had a value of USD 4.3 billion […]

Cardi B, we got you. Here are our 5 favorite vegan meat alternatives!

Earlier this week, Cardi B tweeted that she is interested in going vegan but loves meat too much. She asked her followers for details on vegan meats, and we’re here to help! Cardi B, here are our five favorite vegan meat alternatives to try. Better Chew offers a variety of plant-based meats, including shredded beef, […]

Cardi B asks for advice on vegan meat; reveals she has a “stomach virus”

It looks like Cardi B is looking to try a vegan lifestyle. She turns to her 20.4 million Twitter followers for suggestions. The rapper noted that she wanted to go vegan but liked meat. She asked her fans if vegan meat would taste like real meat. “I want to go vegan but I love meat. […]

Highly Processed Vegan Meat Alternatives Cannot Be Compared To The Real Deal Commentary and opinion

I wouldn’t want to be a vegan propagandist in January. Even though they can count on a blizzard of media coverage fueling the fantasy that fake meats are storming our shelves and making meat disappear in a flash, meat sales are steadily on the rise. Analysis by New Nutrition Business trade shows in the UK […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

peta india: The Happy Nugs wins PETA’s Best Vegan Meat award

CHENNAI: People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has named the winners of this year’s PETA India Vegan Food Awards. Imagine Meats from actors Riteish and Genelia Deshmukh landed the best vegan meat for their delicious “chicken” nuggets, The Happy Nugs. PETA India also announced special recognition and awarded spiritual and humanitarian leader […]

Are alternatives to vegan meat endangering our health?

Veganism is generally equated with healthy eating, but the fake bacon, sausages and burgers produced in the factory today could tarnish the halo of a plant-based diet. New scientist investigates Health October 27, 2021 Through Helene thomson Kyle bean DONALD Watson was born in Yorkshire and spent much of his youth on his uncle’s farm. […]

Two Taiwanese Scientists Revolutionize the Mouthfeel of Vegan Meat | Taiwan News

Two Taiwanese researchers from Cornell University, Huang Jen-Yu and Michelle Lee, saw the plant-based meat trend and became the first to use the encapsulation technique to produce an “alternative fat”, which allows to vegetable meat to taste like real meat. . They created Lypid and were selected by global accelerator IndieBio, and plan to go […]

Loryma Offers New Vegan Meat You Can Make Yourself

Loryma has created an alternative to vegan meat that presents itself as a minced meat that can be created and cooked at home. Loryma has seen a huge gap in the plant-based meats market as it lacks the ability to make your own vegan meat at home. This meat mixture is mainly composed of corn, […]

Taco Bell tests new vegan meat product in Detroit

Taco Bell is the latest fast food chain to jump into the Basin of herbal products and substitutes, delighting many vegan and vegetarian customers. People who don’t eat meat still enjoyed some of Taco Bell’s foods, as the chain has long offered refried beans and black beans as an alternative to meat. But now they […]

Taco Bell is testing vegan meat at nearly 100 locations in the United States

For decades, Taco Bell dominated the fast food market in plant-based offerings when most establishments offered few or no vegan options. The international fast food giant continues its reign by diversifying its plant portfolio. Taco Bell just announced that it will begin testing its new vegan meat at 95 locations around the Detroit area after […]

It’s time for Korean barbecue restaurants to embrace vegan meat

Being Korean and married to a non-Korean is… well, like a Facebook relationship in the aughts: it’s complicated. In my extended family of five, my main headache is balancing traditionally Korean parents with a vegetarian husband while running a 95% vegan household. Here’s why it’s so difficult: It’s because choosing a restaurant for the five […]

Record drought could lead to higher prices for vegan meat

Reading time: 2 minutes The vegan food market is set to face challenges after a drought in Canada severely affected pea crop yields. Many herbal companies, including Beyond Meat and Meatless Farm, rely on pea protein to create their products. Price increase Over the summer, Canada, the world’s largest pea-producing region, saw its worst drought […]

First-of-its-kind study links vegan meat to better gut health (plus a frosty side effect)

Plant-based meats have a positive impact on gut health, according to new study published in peer-reviewed scientific journal food. The randomized, controlled study in the real world found that consumers who ate only five plant-based meals per week instead of meat-based dishes experienced increased levels of a group of bacteria that produce butyrate. , a […]

‘Nattividad’ singer Natti Natasha’s daily diet includes beans and vegan meat

With a newborn baby and a new album, you could say that Natti Natasha has been quite busy. In May, she gave birth to her daughter, Vida Isabelle, after fearing she might never get pregnant, and now she’s happily immersing herself in all things motherhood. So much so that she says it served as inspiration […]

Global launch of Vegan Meat Giant

5 Min reading Impossible Foods has announced the global launch of its plant-based product Impossible Pork. Following its New York debut at celebrity chef David Chang’s Momofuku bar in New York City, Impossible Pork is set to roll out to restaurants across Hong Kong and the city’s largest supermarket chain, ParknShop, in October, before landing. […]

Heura turns the Spanish bullfighting arena into a launching pad for vegan meat

Reading time: 2 minutes Plant-based meat start-up Heura has launched two new vegan pork products: sausage and chorizo. But the launch was not typical; Heura showcased the meatless items in a Spanish bullfighting arena in an attempt to challenge cruel tradition. The launch of the arenas Heura presented the products at La Monumental, which was […]

Vegan meat appears on menus 1,320% more since 2020

If you’ve noticed more plant-based options on restaurant menus, it’s likely because the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated public interest in healthier foods, new research shows. An AI platform report To taste reveals that vegan meat substitutes present a $ 14 billion opportunity, concluding that plant-based meat is appearing on foodservice menus 1,320% more than before […]

Vegan meat sales in Spain soared 31% between 2019 and 2020, exceeding 86.5 million euros – vegconomist

An article published Monday in La Vanguaria reports that, according to recent data from the consulting firm Nielsen, vegetable companies in Spain achieved a turnover of 86.5 million euros in 2020, an increase of 31% compared to compared to 2019. Spanish brands are starting to make a splash and are having a serious impact on […]

Vegan meat substitutes benefit the gut microbiome in a new study

Reading time: 2 minutes A recently published study on the impacts of alternatives to vegan meat on the gut microbiome has produced positive results. It took two groups of people and asked one to replace the weekly meat consumption with herbal alternatives. The result was that those who ate the vegan options had an increase […]

India’s first vegan meat company launches chicken and pork sausages to help the planet

Reading time: 2 minutes Blue Tribe, believed to be India’s first vegan meat company, has just launched plant-based pork and chicken sausages. The new products will join Blue Tribe’s existing line, which includes chicken keema and chicken nuggets. The items were introduced to Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula – known for their traditional chicken dishes. The […]

5 meat swaps that aren’t vegan meat

In an average supermarket today, it’s easier than ever to find vegan products to complement your meals. It seems like there is a branded substitute for every type of dairy, meat, and egg you could possibly want. It’s a big step forward in encouraging more and more people to try a vegan or vegetarian lifestyle. […]

MOD Pizza Adds Vegan Meat to 500 Stores & It’s Neither Beyond nor Impossible

On August 31, pizza chain MOD Pizza will add its first vegan meat topping to its more than 500 locations across North America. While many chains have partnered with Beyond Meat or Impossible Foods to develop their plant-based meat toppings, MOD chose Plantly, a lesser-known plant-based food and drink brand created by a chef, for […]

Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Just Launched Its First Vegan Meat Option In 122 Locations

Today, Los Angeles-based chain The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is adding its first vegan meat option to its menu. Available at 122 Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf stores in California, the new Beyond Breakfast Sausage Sandwich includes a vegan breakfast sausage patty (made by another California company Beyond Meat) as well as dairy-based cheese […]

Vegan meat giant calls on UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to support plant-based diet for us and the planet – Totally Vegan Buzz

“Failure to mention the importance of food in climate action plans… is extremely harmful to humanity and the planet.” British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on urged to mainstream plant-based diets into climate policy. The politician received a letter from Spanish brand Heura, the fastest growing vegan meat company in Europe. It demands that world leaders […]

Volkswagen produces more currywurst sausages than cars. He’s switching to vegan meat to fight climate change.

On August 20, German automaker Volkswagen will stop serving meat, including its famous currywurst, at its headquarters cafeteria in Wolfsburg, Germany. While the company is best known for its cars, Volkswagen has been making currywurst since 1973 and produces 18,000 pork sausages a day, which means it makes more sausages than cars. In 2018 alone, […]

Looking for healthy vegan meat substitutes? Here are some alternatives you can try

Alternatives to Vegan Meat | Photo credit: Pixabay Highlights The vegan diet prohibits the incorporation of animal products in the diet Animal products are an important source of protein, vitamin B12 and omega-3 fatty acids It is important to make up for lost nutrients with healthy food substitutes to ensure a healthy and balanced diet […]

Trader Joe’s Just Launched Vegan Pizza For Meat Lovers And It’s Only $ 6

The Trader Joe’s grocery chain has just launched a vegan pizza for meat lovers made from three different plant meats. Eater’s new Meatless Meat Vegan Pizza is topped with shreds of vegan mozzarella, along with plant-based pepperoni, Italian sausage crumbles, and chorizo ​​sausage crumbles. The meaty vegan pizza is priced at $ 5.99 and designed […]

Opinion: Do Vegan Meat Substitutes Really Save Animals?

Headlines are really exciting for plant-based foods these days. “Plant-based menus are taking over at the best fast food chains,” says Fortune; “From Impossible and beyond, plant-based burgers are taking over the world,” says Catering Hospitality; and “five reasons Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat are taking over fast food when veggie burgers have failed,” suggests […]

Questlove and Lewis Hamilton Join $ 235 Million Investment in Vegan Meat and Dairy Brand NotCo

Chilean food technology company NotCo, which makes products such as NotMilk, NotBurger, NotIceCream and NotMayo, recently raised $ 235 million in a Series D funding round. The round was led by the company. Tiger Global investment and included the participation of vegan racing car champion Lewis Hamilton, musician Questlove and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. NotCo […]

3D printed vegan meat producers Redefine Meat set to launch in UK

Israeli food technology company Redefine Meat will launch its line of 3D printed vegan meat products in the UK later this year. The 3D vegan meat line has now been launched in select Israeli restaurants and hotels. Its second phase of deployment will hit the UK and Europe at the end of the year, and […]

Amazon shoppers searched for vegan meat 44,000 times last month, new data shows

Reading time: 2 minutes Interest in vegan meat is skyrocketing on Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer. In June, buyers searched 44,000 times for meat of plant origin. Label insight published the information. According to its website, the company is the “most trusted source of product data” in the consumer packaged goods industry. It is […]

You can become the world’s first vegan meat sommelier

UK-based vegan company THIS is looking to fill a unique position for the world’s premier vegan meat sommelier. The world is teeming with unconventional vegan jobs, like the ‘Professional Vegan Bacon-ifier’ concert hosted last year by Swedish startup Raging Pig Co who paid someone $ 10,000 to put vegan bacon seasoning on. all his meals […]

Vegan meat brand OZO launches new chicken nuggets, meatballs and more

Colorado-based Planterra Foods Expands Plant-Based Portfolio in Fresh and Frozen Categories – OZO Launches New Vegan Proteins! Available now, consumers can add OZO Frozen Nuggets, Plant-Based Chicken Patties and Italian Meatballs as well as Smokehouse Fresh Burgers and Plant-Based Ground Turkey to their plant-based rotation of delicious OZO meal. These new OZO Vegan Meat Alternatives […]

Sauce Stache on the Science of Vegan Meat Making

If there’s one thing Mark Thompson (known as Sauce Stache on social media) wants his foodie friends to do, it’s experimentation. For him, cooking is a matter of creativity, a fact that is revealed in his new cookbook, Make Vegan Meat: The Plant-Based Food Science Cookbook, available July 20. A self-taught food scientist, Thompson has […]

Will vegan meat replace animal meat the same way cell phones replaced landlines? That’s what the CEO of Beyond Meat says.

Producing meat by raising animals is an outdated technology that may soon be replaced by more efficient alternatives such as plant-based meat, a change that could occur in the same way that landlines have been casually replaced by Cellphones. Beyond Meat Founder and CEO Ethan Brown spoke about this topic in a recent interview with […]

‘First of its kind’ UK company develops vegan meat from potatoes

British potato supplier Branston is setting up a new factory dedicated to processing potatoes into vegetable protein. The £ 6million facility will extract high quality vegetable protein from potatoes, using potatoes sourced from Branston’s supply. Currently, Branston supplies potatoes in fresh or prepared formats such as ready-made potato fries. However, the company wanted to find […]

Spain has just received its largest range of vegan meats and cheeses to date. And there are almost 50 products.

Spanish food brand Flax & Kale, owned by hotel and food company Teresa Carles Healthy Foods, is launching the widest range of plant-based meats and cheeses ever produced in Spain. The range includes 14 vegan meat products and 31 vegan cheese products which will soon be available in major Spanish supermarkets as well as major […]

This brand wants to make vegan meat cheaper than animal products

Brazilian vegan food tech company Future Farm is targeting the US market this summer, partnering with Superior Foods International to begin distributing its Future Burger to US retailers and consumers. Future Farm says its plant-based meat substitutes will eventually subvert the animal meat market, bringing cheaper alternatives to animal products. Following the debut of Future […]

Brazilian start-up Future Farm is bringing its vegan meat to the United States. And it aims to be cheaper than animal meat.

Brazilian plant-based food tech startup Future Farm plans to enter the United States this summer. The brand is partnering with retailer Superior Foods International to bring its flagship Future Burger, followed by its Future Meatball, Future Sausage and Future Beef, to US supermarkets at competitive prices to make it accessible to consumers. Future Farms’ products […]

Which vegan meat is best for grilling?

Wondering which brands of vegan meat to throw on the grill this summer? In this episode of EATKINDLY With Me, Suresh Seneviratne and his sister, Sanjee, do the ultimate barbecue taste test. The siblings put three brands of vegan meat to the test: Beyond Meat, Lightlife and Tofurky. Across two rounds, the duo tests vegan […]

LIVEKINDLY Collective launches 2 vegan meat brands in China

Two new vegan meat brands launched by LIVEKINDLY Collective aim to win the hearts (and taste buds) of consumers in China. Named Giggling Pig and Happy Chicken, the flagship meatless meat brands are designed to cater to Chinese culinary preferences. The brands offer seven products, including dumplings, seasoned hash and several mushroom dishes. Each dish, […]

Marin’s Miyoko Schinner tempts flexitarians with her vegan meat cookbook

In “The Vegan Meat Cookbook,” Miyoko Schinner, founder of Miyoko’s Creamery, presents recipes using vegan meats sourced from scratch. (Courtesy of Matt Lever) Royal Trumpet Pulled Pork and Leek Croquettes with Porcini Cheddar Sauce, a recipe from “The Vegan Meat Cookbook” by Miyoko Schinner. (Courtesy of Eva Kolenko) Miyoko Schinner offers meatless recipes in her […]

How Miyoko Schinner’s ‘The Vegan Meat Cookbook’ tempts flexitarians – East Bay Times

The title sounds like an oxymoron but Miyoko Schinner is absolutely serious about “The Vegan Meat Cookbook: Meatless Favorites”. Made with Botanicals (Ten Speed ​​Press, $28). 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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, […]

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, […]

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 […]

Hungry Planet donates 10,000 pounds of vegan meat

Vegan meat company Hungry Planet has provided the St. Louis Food Share Network and the St. Louis Animal Rights Team with 10,000 pounds to help address food insecurity. The Missouri-based company donated 900 cases of vegan meats ranging from vegan burger patties to plant-based Italian sausages. The company aims to address food insecurity in St. […]

McDonald’s adds China’s first vegan meat option

Today, international fast food chain McDonald’s added its first vegan meat option to select locations in China. In the cities of Shanghai, Guanghzhou and Shenzhen, McDonald’s menu now features OmniPork Luncheon Meat, a vegan spam made by Hong Kong-based OmniFoods which was founded by David Yeung, an eco-conscious entrepreneur who owns the social enterprise Green […]

Mark Cuban can’t stop investing in vegan meat

Mark Cuban just made another vegan investment. Vegan meat brand Everything Legendary has secured $300,000 in funding from the entrepreneur during an episode of shark tank, released in February. And within 24 hours of the show airing, the company sold $250,000 worth of its burgers online. With a fairly extensive investment portfolio of plant-based brands, […]

Black-owned vegan meat brand hits $300,000 on Shark Tank

Black-owned vegan meat brand Everything Legendary impressed Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban, propelling the new plant-based protein company to market. The shark offered a $300,000 investment in exchange for 22% of the company. The trade deal will put the sustainable meat brand in the market with a solid footing and coveted endorsement. Everything Legendary founders Duane […]

A 30-year-old vegan meat brand finally in the United States

After three decades and over 30 groundbreaking plant-based products, Fry’s Family Food is finally coming to the United States. including chicken nuggets and patties, breakfast links and its ever-popular Big Fry Burger) at Sprouts locations nationwide starting March 1. Rewind three decades. The expansion marks a milestone in Fry’s history, which began on a goat […]

Chicago startup gets $45 million to make vegan meat from microbes found in Yellowstone National Park

This month, Chicago-based startup Nature’s Fynd (formerly Sustainable Bioproducts) raised $45 million in venture capital debt and equipment funding to bring its innovative vegan products, made using volcanic microbes found in Yellowstone National Park. In 2008, Nature’s Fynd co-founder Mark Kozubal, PhD, came across the microbe while researching fungal lifeforms that could survive extreme conditions […]

Whole Foods launches vegan meat good for your gut

Vegan meat company Prime Roots has launched a line of ready meals at Whole Foods with plant-based meat that’s good for your gut biome. The American multinational chain now stocks plant-based ready meals produced by Prime Roots at select Bay Area locations. Popular dishes from the female-led, company-backed startup include Vegan Mac and Cheese with […]

Farmers say vegan meat is ‘industrialized and processed’ as sales soar

Reading time: 3 minutes Animal farmers have lambasted vegan meat as “industrialised and processed” amid reports that Tesco wants to increase sales of plant-based meat by 300% by 2025. The comments were made by National Sheep Association (NSA) chief executive Phil Stocker, who also criticized Asda which recently announced it would introduce vegan aisles and […]