NadaMoo! Debuts No Sugar Added Vegan Ice Cream Line
NadaMoo!—a dairy-free ice cream brand based in Austin, Texas–is adding four new no sugar added flavors to their current lineup. Available this month in Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate, and Mint Chip, the new line is sweetened with organic allulose, organic erythritol, and a touch of stevia extract to satiate the toughest cravings with NadaMoo!’s guilt-free formula.
13 Vegan Snacks You Can Find at the Gas Station
You’re on a road trip and feeling snackish. The banana riding shotgun isn’t looking too appetizing. You’re in the mood for something with a little more appeal. No shame in that—you might be vegan, but you’re human! You decide to pop into the nearest gas station for a fuel fill-up and a nosh. Of course you could check out the fresh fruit stand near the cashier, the roasted mixed nuts, or the crunchy pretzels in aisle 2, but you’re thinking something more exciting. We hear you! Check out our list of 13 tasty convenience store snacks you need for your next trip.
Vegan Food Truck Cycle Dogs to Open Brick-and-Mortar in Seattle
After six years operating as a mobile eatery, vegan food truck Cycle Dogs will open its first permanent location in the former No Bones Beach Club space. The vegan tiki-themed bar and restaurant closed during the spring of 2020.
Ben & Jerry’s Launches Non-Dairy Tonight Dough Ice Cream
Ben & Jerry’s is at it again! They’ve just released a vegan version of the popular flavor “The Tonight Dough,” inspired by Jimmy Fallon’s late night talk show. The original has been a bestseller for Ben & Jerry’s since its launch in 2015, and the non-dairy version becomes the fourth vegan flavor the company has released this year.
11 Non-Dairy Coffee Creamers That Taste Better Than the Real Thing
Sure, making coffee at home can save us money, but black coffee can be a bit boring. Cue the vegan coffee creamers! Derived from ingredients like nuts, seeds, and oats, there are several tasty creamers to try. From traditional flavors like vanilla and caramel, to seasonal favorites like pumpkin spice, we’ve devised a list of 11 vegan creamers your cup of joe deserves right now.
Koia Vegan Protein Shakes Launch at 7-Eleven Stores Nationwide
Plant-based beverage brand Koia recently expanded its reach to more than 7,000 7-Eleven stores nationwide. After a successful test run as part of the convenience store’s “Sips & Snacks That Love You Back” program, 7-Eleven is bringing on Koia’s protein line for purchase.
Ayesha Curry Teams up with So Delicious to Help America Ditch Dairy
So Delicious and Ayesha Curry are launching a new line of cheese alternatives next month, and they’re on a mission to help Americans ditch dairy for good.
Intelligentsia Launches Ready-to-Drink Vegan Oat Milk Lattes
Specialty coffee roaster and third-wave coffee shop Intelligentsia has entered the ready-to-drink retail space with its new line of bottled beverages. The single-serve products include Cold Coffee, Oat Latte, and Spiced Oat Latte—each inspired by café bestsellers. For the latte varietals, Intelligentsia partnered with Oatly to ensure its creamy caffeinated offerings are vegan-friendly. The standard Oat Latte combines Oatly oat milk with Cold Coffee, and the spiced version riffs on this combination with the addition of cinnamon, vanilla, orange, and ginger.
Black-Owned Vegan Business Spotlight: Vegan Mob
Vegan Mob began with owner and founder Toriano Gordon giving out free vegan gumbo on a street corner in early 2019. Less than seven months of pop-ups and farmers markets later, the brick-and-mortar restaurant opened its doors in Oakland and has been cranking out next-level vegan BBQ and soul food ever since. How did Gordon manage to build this small dream into a profitable restaurant in less than a year? You’re not the only one who wants to know. Gordon credits his success to making quick decisions and never giving up.
Vegan Drive-Thru Burger Joint Opens in Upland, California
The Inland Empire has a new vegan burger joint! Spotless Burgers has opened its doors in Upland, California with a location in Glendora opening this weekend and additional locations launching soon in Riverside, San Gabriel, La Verne, and Burbank.
Incogmeato Is Giving Away Plant-Based Meat for Lent
Lent is here and Incogmeato—the 100% vegan line of plant-based meats from MorningStar Farms—is fully prepared. The brand will be giving away free samples nationwide to encourage people to choose plant-based proteins over seafood this Lenten Season.
Vegan Fast Food Spot Opens in Roanoke, Virginia
We’re screaming from the rooftops because a new fully vegan fast food spot, Screamin Vegan, just opened up in Roanoke, Virginia.
12 Spots for Vegan Tacos in Los Angeles
Let’s be honest—taco time is all the time, not just on Tuesdays. Particularly if you live in LA, there are just too many fantastic vegan tacos to try to limit yourself to one day a week. Start with these 12 outstanding taco spots, then expand your taco tastings from here.
Quinoa Breakfast Bowl with Blueberry & Matcha SNACK Recipe
Quinoa in the morning? Absolutely! There’s no better way to start your day than with this whole grain packed with protein and fiber. We’re loving it topped with blueberries, almonds, and SNACK superfood clusters!
Ridiculous Baking Co Now Delivers Vegan Croissants Across Southern California
Vegan croissant and baked goods supplier Ridiculous Baking Co (RBC) is now offering fresh weekend delivery in Orange County and Los Angeles. Owner Adam Leach partnered with Crema Artisan Bakers in Irvine which made this expansion possible. RBC’s assortment of buttery vegan croissants, flaky cronuts, sticky cinnamon rolls, and more is now available for Saturday morning delivery in Orange County and Sunday morning delivery in Los Angeles.
11 Store-Bought Vegan Chicken Brands We Love
From nuggets and tenders to patties and strips, your tried-and-true vegan brands are serving up plant-based offerings to help you get your veggie chicken fix. Have yet to try them? There are several cruelty-free chicken products on the market that will have you saying, “what the cluck?" Here’s a list of some of our favorites and how we like to eat them.
Iron Chef Jose Garces Opens Vegan Ghost Kitchen in Philadelphia
The Food Network star is now serving up vegan burgers in Philadelphia!
Vegan Meatball Restaurant Opens in Hollywood Next Week
There’s a new vegan bistro opening in LA with a ginormous menu that features authentic Italian dishes from house-made meatballs all the way to gluten-free garlic bread. We repeat: GLUTEN-FREE. GARLIC. BREAD.
Vegan Mini Mart Opens in Orange County
7 Vegan Market—a new plant-based mini market—is officially welcoming customers during their soft opening. The Garden Grove shop on Chapman Avenue carries a range of vegan snacks, plant-based deli meats, and frozen items with a lean toward international products. Customers can purchase staples—such as Forager yogurts and Beyond Meat burgers—but can also peruse the shelves for lesser-known products such as Japanese barbecue sauce and umeboshi furikake. The owners have decided to host an extended, eight-week soft opening in preparation for a celebratory grand opening later this spring. While Orange County is home to several vegan restaurants, bakeries, and even a vegan vending machine, 7 Vegan Market will be the region’s first vegan grocer.
The 12 Best Vegan Protein Powders
Here’s a list of our favorite vegan protein powders! Ah yes, the age-old question of “where do vegans get protein?” *eye roll* Well, aside from legumes, grains, vegetables, nuts, and seeds, there are plenty of plant-based protein powders that provide us veggie-lovers with the nutrients we need! Whether you’re hitting the gym 25/8, or just looking for a bit more energy for your at-home workday, these products are great to supplement with!