12 “Beefy” Store-Bought Vegan Burgers to Try in 2021
Vegan burgers are going mainstream! Beyond and Impossible brands drove “beefy” plant burgers into the mass market, causing a major shift in how meatless patties were received by the general public. Many big-name companies followed with 100% vegan options of their own added to their old-school lineups. So whether you’re vegan, veg-curious, or just here for the great food, here are 12 burgers to side up with your tots and fries.
The Ultimate Guide to Vegan Chocolate
Valentine’s Day is coming and we’re looking forward to enjoying some vegan-friendly chocolate treats. Here’s a list of dark and “milk” chocolate options that are dairy-free, delicious, and perfect for gifting.
25 Black-Owned Vegan Beauty Brands to Support Right Now
While signing petitions and donating to organizations is great, giving money directly to the Black community is also important. Why keep filling the pockets of giant companies, when you can support these smaller businesses? Check out this list of fully vegan brands including makeup, hair care, skincare, shower products, and more.
9 Essential Juice Shops in Los Angeles
Help boost your immune system with the juices, shots, and cleanses from these vegan-friendly spots in LA! Yep, we’re falling into the trap of every health-loving LA vegan. After your online yoga class, here are some juice spots to order for delivery or pick-up before tending to your patio herb garden. Jokes aside, juices are a great way to get in extra vitamins and nutrients, detox your digestive tract, and refresh your routine. Note: These establishments are vegan-friendly. Keep an eye out for honey and bee pollen when ordering.
New Plant-Based Caribbean Cafe Now Open in Brooklyn
Experience a taste of the Caribbean in Brooklyn’s Flatbush neighborhood!
Maya’s Cookies Launches Limited-Time Presidential Collection
Happy Inauguration Day! What better way to celebrate than with vegan cookies? Maya’s Cookies is featuring a special Presidential Collection in honor of the new administration. The collection contains three flavors. The Obama is inspired by Michelle Obama’s award-winning recipe, and contains walnuts, chocolate chips, white chocolate chips, and mint chocolate chips. The Biden is an oatmeal cookie with chocolate chips and cranberries—a veganized version of a recipe from Dr. Jill Biden’s own recipe book. And lastly, the Madam Vice President is a delicious sugar cookie dipped in red, white, and blue sprinkles.
21 Black-Owned Vegan Food Brands to Support Right Now
Load up your kitchen with these amazing vegan food products from Black-owned businesses across the nation! Right now, it’s more important than ever to support the Black community. Put more of your spending money toward supporting local Black-owned businesses, rather than larger corporations. Whether you need coffee, snacks, or plant-based meats and cheeses, this list covers it all!
Chobani Launches Ready-to-Drink Oat Milk Cold Brew
Grabbing a delicious cold brew on the go just got easier! Continuing on their successful expansion of oat milk products, Chobani is kicking off 2021 by launching two new vegan cold brew options. The first—Cold Brew Pure Black—is cold brew made without sugar or cream, and the second—Cold Brew with Oatmilk—is made using a creamy gluten-free oat blend.
Vegan Exchange Reopens as Drive-Thru in North Hollywood
2021 just keeps getting better when it comes to vegan food options! Vegan Exchange, the little sister to the annual Vegan Street Fair, is back and operating as a drive-thru every Sunday from 11am-5pm in North Hollywood, happening now. In order to keep social distancing measures and maintain a safe environment for vendors and guests, the pop-up is serving pre-orders only.
Your Vegan Guide to Girl Scout Cookies 2021
Happy Girl Scout season! Did you know that five of the classic Girl Scout cookies are vegan?
10 Vegan Protein Bars We Love
Training for an athletic event or just need healthy snack ideas? We’ve got you covered! Here are 10 brands that offer vegan-friendly protein bars to supplement your fitness and nutrition goals.
Taco Bell Is Bringing Back Potatoes This March
The long, insufferable winter is over. Potatoes are coming back to Taco Bell this March! Vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores alike have been missing the plant-based option at Taco Bell since the brand removed potatoes from the menu last year in an attempt to simplify.
New All-Vegan Italian Deli Just Opened In NYC
From fresh mozzarella to meatball parm, this fully vegan deli has it all!
6 Healthy Vegan Granola Brands to Try for Breakfast
Granola is crunchy, sweet, and perfect with a splash of almond milk! How many times have you walked down the cereal aisle overwhelmed by all the choices or, worse, by the lack of healthy options? You turn over every package to look at the ingredient list, making sure your granola of choice is actually vegan. Fear not, loyal reader! We made your next shopping trip easier for you with our list of vegan-friendly granolas to add to your pantry. We’ve made sure to include grain-free, gluten-free, soy-free, and reduced sugar options to fit your lifestyle. Here are six healthy granola brands to satisfy your cereal cravings.
Black-Owned Vegan Restaurants to Support in Los Angeles
Whether you’re craving vegan burgers, buffalo cauliflower, or apple cobbler, stop by one of these Black-owned vegan restaurants to get your fix!
Field Roast Launches Plant-Based Pepperoni
Field Roast is branching out from their line of craft plant-based sausages to launch vegan pepperoni. Not only will this new product be one of the few plant-based pepperonis on the market, it’s also soy-free, making it widely accessible to consumers across the board. Made from pea protein, fennel, cracked black pepper, garlic, and paprika, this meat replacement has the characteristic fat marbling of traditional pepperoni and will be a great alternative for vegans, flexitarians, and omnivores alike.
New Fully Vegan Italian Ghost Kitchen Opens in West LA
LA just gained a new all-vegan Italian food destination with the opening of Ciao Verde Italia. Do you know what that means? More plant-based pasta and pizza options that can be ordered with the tap of a button––YAAAS!
Pancho’s Vegan Tacos to Open Long Beach Location
The popular Las Vegas vegan taco joint is opening a new location in Long Beach this February!
Here’s How You Can Score a Free Beyond Meat Breakfast Tomorrow
Beyond Meat is partnering with over 25 restaurants across the US to give out free meals this Thursday.
Where to Pick up Vegan Brunch in the San Francisco Bay Area
Create an at-home brunch experience personally customized to include your favorite items. Block off a couple of hours this upcoming Saturday, and use this guide to design your own five-star brunch no matter where you live in the Bay Area.