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Popular Demand Lands Vegan Burgers In ALL TGI Fridays Nationwide!

ShareThanks to consumer demand, Beyond Meat’s vegan “Beyond Burgers” will now be served at ALL TGI Fridays United States locations. WOW.  That’s 469 restaurants, scattered across the country, where hungry folks will now be able to pull over for a tasty, hearty, satisfying, and convenient vegan meal! A meal that’s better for our health, the animals and the environment, too!… Read more →

If Fish In Your Champagne Sounds Gross, Try These Vegan Bubblies Instead!

ShareDid you know Champagne can only be labeled as such if it’s made in the Champagne region of France? That’s why you’ll find so many “Champagnes” are labeled as “Sparkling Wine.” Unless a winery received prior approval granted over a decade ago, these bubblies can’t just be labeled “Champagne.” If you want to label it as Champagne today, and it’s not… Read more →

Beyond Meat Reveals Missing Link: Cruelty-Free Vegan Sausages!

ShareBeyond Meat has done it again! Introducing… vegan Beyond SAUSAGES with less fat, less sodium, less calories (yet more protein!) than sausages made from animals. A win-win for all!  And the environment, too! How did they do it? Well, like their scrumptious vegan Beyond Burgers – sold in over 5,000 supermarkets across the country – their sausages get a tint… Read more →

Whole Foods Market 365 Says “Goodbye!” to Meat Counter, Adds Vegan Restaurant!

ShareThere are no fish or meat counters in Whole Foods Market’s new 365 location, but there IS a new vegan burger joint, complete with all the fixin’s! I was invited to attend the pre-launch media event at the new 365 location in Concord, California, and couldn’t have been more anxious to check it out.  Although 365 still sells animal products,… Read more →

Trader Joe’s Launches Yet Another Vegan Entrée: Yellow Jackfruit Curry!

ShareIt’s rich, flavorful and packs a punch: Yellow Jackfruit Curry with Jasmine Rice at Trader Joe’s.  It has a bit too much heat for me (I’m a lightweight!), but when you mix it with the accompanying side of rice, it mellows. It’s best to hop in the kitchen and create your own tasty meals using whole plant-based foods, as often… Read more →

New Vegan Food At Trader Joe’s For The Holidays!

Share   As I mention in my book, The Vegan Way, Trader Joe’s truly IS a vegan oasis! Check out all of the new vegan holiday food that just arrived! I’ll try to keep the words brief, and let the photos do the talkin’! YUM!!!   Breaded Turkey-Less Stuffed Roast With Gravy It’s BACK! And Trader Joe’s still has vegan veggie… Read more →

Exclusive Interview with Creator of Starbucks’ First Vegan Cupcake!

ShareVegan cupcakes have arrived at Starbucks, and they’re selling like hotcakes! When I called one location early this afternoon, they were down to only three! Every Starbucks employee I spoke with said they were really good, too! So how did this all happen? It was only a few weeks ago that I posted the photo of my Starbucks cup, pleading… Read more →

McDonald’s Launches McVegan Burger Slathered With Vegan McFeast Sauce

ShareIf you can’t beat em’, join em! McDonald’s has launched a vegan burger, complete with vegan McFeast Sauce in Finland. McDonald’s will track the sale of the soy-based burger through November 21st, and if all goes well, it may spread to more locations. According to Christoffer Rönnblad, Marketing Director of McDonald’s in Finland, so far, the feedback has been “quite positive.“ Rönnblad… Read more →