Vegan Spotlight

By Holise E Cleveland III | The latest in vegan news, gossip, recipes, tips, apps and more!

WINNING: NYC Restaurateur Announces Plans to Open 24-Hour Vegan Diner

Last year New York-based chef and restaurateur Ravi DeRossi made headlines as the vegan restaurateur working to turn nearly all his 15 restaurants …

Restaurants

Dairy-Free Dessert Hummus Wins Big in the Shark Tank

<i>This week in our dairy-free Friday Bites, investors see potential in the dairy-free industry with dessert hummus. Plus, McDonald’s dabbles in the</i> …

Vegan

Danone’s Profits Spiked by $760 Million Thanks to Their New Dairy-Free Brands!

Earlier this year, major food company, Danone paid <i>$12.5 billion</i> to acquire WhiteWave Foods, stating that one of their main motivators for the …

Milk

Ultra Cheesy Vegan Mac and Cheese

Description<p>Fabulously cheesy Vegan Mac and Cheese. Perfect comfort food, this saucy and deliciously flavored dish is better than the ‘real …

Recipes

Christmas Vegan Mince Pies

Christmas is not quite the same without the fresh, out oven, warm mince pies to enjoy after that home cooked Christmas dinner with a cup of tea. …

Recipes

Critics Say, “Shut Down Slaughterhouses”

Reporting LIVE in New York, New York where animal advocates are rallying and calling on city officials to shut down all live slaughter markets after …

Government Shutdown

Homemade Dairy-Free Butterscotch Chips Recipe (Vegan & Allergy-Free!)

<i>This post is part one of this month’s Kids Can Cook section by the Hatfields. Katherine and her “mama”, Sarah, love making these homemade dairy-free</i> …

Gluten

It happened to mayo and burgers, now sushi is getting the Whole Foods vegan treatment

Companies for years have been finding ways to transform plants into things that could replace meat and egg products. It happened to mayonnaise and burgers; now it’s happening to tuna sushi.<p>Starting Nov. 1, the Amazon-owned Whole Foods Market grocery chain will add a plant-based tuna sushi option to …

Whole Foods

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We tried a food-delivery system that’s about to blow up the healthy-fast-food scene — and it was shockingly good

• <b>LeCupboard dispenses healthy, personalized, prepared meals out of machines.</b>• <b><br>We tried three leCupboard dishes — two meals and a dessert — and the taste blew us away.</b>• <b><br>Its founder, Lamiaa Bounahmidi, believes the startup helps address nutritional problems that arise when people choose convenience over</b> …

Eating

These 8 Vegan Jackets Are Ethical, Utterly Chic & Made For Crisp Autumn Weather

Every year we post a round-up of our top ethical and vegan jackets that you can add into your wardrobe without an ounce of fast fashion guilt. It can …

Clothing

Craig Robinson Lost 50 Lbs. By Going Vegan and Cutting Out Alcohol: 'It Was Much Easier Than I Thought'

Craig Robinson is feeling better than ever.<p>The star of the new series <i>Ghosted</i> talked about his slimmer physique on Harry Connick Jr.’s talk show, <i>Harry</i>.<p>…

Hollywood

Halo Top Is Releasing Vegan Ice Cream And You Need To Try It

For anyone who doesn't know, Halo Top is a company that churns out low-calorie and low-sugar ice cream that's high in protein. Up until now, all of …

Dessert

Vegan Food & Drink Festival Serves Over 35,000

Ecorazzi’s Vegan Food & Drink Festival proved third time’s a charm with 2017 marking our third season of events landing in three major cities. With a …

Vegan

Vegan Taco Face-Off Hits Los Angeles This Weekend

LA's Best Vegan Taco Competition pits the city's best vegan chefs against each other to raise funds for earthquake relief in Mexico.

Vegan

Ryan Gosling Rocks Custom Vegan Coat in Blade Runner

The star wore a faux-shearling jacket on the big screen, bringing mass attention to cruelty-free fashion options.

Vegan

Miley Cyrus Skips Tour to Care for Pigs

The avid animal lover says she'd rather stay home with her companion animals than perform.

Vegan

Gucci Bans Fur

The luxe fashion brand will no longer sell fur and plans to auction remaining fur apparel to benefit animal-rights organizations.

Vegan

Natalie Portman Explains Why She’s Vegan in Heartwarming Speech

At the 27th annual Environmental Media Awards benefit, vegan celebrities took to the stage to highlight the environmental impact of eating …

Natalie Portman

Jon Stewart Sends The View Vegan Cakes

Co-host Sunny Hostin literally ate her negative words about vegan cake after sampling baked goods from Vegan Treats.

Vegan

9 Wendy's Vegan Menu Items You Should Know About

It's more than just a salad.<p>October 06, 2017<p>Being vegan isn't always easy when it comes to eating out, especially if you're with meat-eating friends …

Vegan

This Vegan Grocery List Makes 12 Different Meals for Just $20

How to Make a Week's Worth of Vegan Lunches and Dinners for $20<p>Prices may vary. but a week's satisfaction does not.<p>October 02, 2017<p>Veganism is often …

Healthy Recipes

Famed News Anchor Asks Starbucks for More Vegan Food

Animal activist Jane Velez-Mitchell launches global social media campaign to urge the coffee chain to develop more vegan food options.

Vegan

Yes! 1,200 NYC Public Schools Are Adding a Vegan Lunch Option to Their Menus

Way to go, New York City! All 1,200 schools in the New York City public school district will now offer <i>a</i> vegan hummus option every day at the …

Education

'Meat Stinks' Billboard Goes Up In Cumming (ICYMI)

The billboard targets chicken processing plants in the town and urges viewers to eat vegan.

Nestlé Names Plant-Based Food as Key Trend That is Leading Industry Growth!

Nestlé, the world’s <i>largest</i> food maker, sees plant-based foods as a <i>leading</i> trend in overall industry growth! The food giant recently noted at an …

Nestlé

Vegan Substitutions 101

1. Egg Subtitutions<p>For vegan chefs and bakers, replacing eggs is probably the biggest challenge of all. It's tricky to get that right combination of …

Vegan

This Video Will Teach You How to Make a (Vegan) BLT Salad With Shiitake Bacon

This BLT salad is the perfect mix of healthy and indulgent. Lettuce, tomatoes, and red onion come together for a simple salad, but once it’s topped …

Recipes

VeganStreet’s Rockstar 10 Questions Interview with Vegan Shift Founder Eriyah Flynn – VeganShift

One of the things that is most exciting to me about the animal advocacy movement has always been how individuals can create so much good in the world …

Vegan