Right next to the animal mayo…Whole Foods does vegan

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AmongFriends mixes, vegan and have vegan instructions

The line of AmongFriends mixes are vegan and mention using a vegan egg alternative in their instructions.

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New England Journal of Medicine: Vegan diet and Blood Pressure

An article in the New England Journal of Medicine had an article on  Vegan diet and Blood Pressure.

Here’s the conclusion:
Consumption of vegetarian diets is associated with lower BP. Such diets could be a useful nonpharmacologic means for reducing BP.

VP=Vegan

Need I say more: Former Vice President Al Gore recently made headlines for adopting a vegan diet.

It was another inconvenient truth that he finally recognized. Each in their own time.

Hampton Creek Foods is working on the future of food…and on USA Today

Hampton Creek Foods is working on vegan products to replace eggs in various commercial uses. Their first product is just MAYO which Whole Foods is using to replace egg-based mayonnaise in their food prep. Next up is just EGGS!

Sofritas at Chipotle rocks!

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The new sofritas tofu blend at Chipotle is tasty and well marketed to vegans and non-vegans alike.

The Reverend Al Sharpton vegan

The Reverend Al Sharpten was on Saturday Night Live looking thin and great. Turns out he adopted a vegan diet after talking with President Clinton. Now he is “all about the plants.”

Camping with vegans…

Camping has all the traditional items… hotdogs, burgers, smores, coleslaw, cookies, campfires, and bugs. Only at a vegan camp out all the items are plant-based and the bugs are relocated outside of the cabin instead of being killed.

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Backpacker’s Pantry marking pouches vegan

Long-time hiking favorite Backpacker’s Pantry is now marking their vegan meals as vegan right on the front… And yes they¬† now make several vegan options.

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Vegan ramen

TAAN Noodles in Adams Morgan DC is a Japanese noodle shop with a vegan ramen noodles on the menu.