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Mushrooms May Be the Best Weapon Against Climate Change

Mushrooms May Be the Best Weapon Against Climate Change

Finding sustainable alternatives to everyday, resource-intense food and objects is necessary for reducing our impact on the planet. And mushrooms may be one of the most versatile options. Mushrooms, specifically mycelium, the thread-like roots, have...
What Is Mycoprotein? Meet the Vegan Meat Ingredient of the Future

What Is Mycoprotein? Meet the Vegan Meat Ingredient of the Future

What is mycoprotein? Derived from a type of fungus, mycoprotein is best known as the key ingredient used in Quorn products. When processed, it has a high protein content, realistic texture, and is versatile...
By the Way, You Can Make Vegan Calamari Out of Mushrooms

By the Way, You Can Make Vegan Calamari Out of Mushrooms

This vegan calamari has right texture and chewiness of the real thing thanks to oyster mushrooms! I wanted to also include a can of hearts of palms to the recipe, just to add the round...
Truffled Vegan Mushrooms on Toast for the Perfect Brunch

Truffled Vegan Mushrooms on Toast for the Perfect Brunch

This gorgeous and super delicious toast is for those of you who love anything mushroom and anything truffle. The perfect combo I think! I’m taking mine to the next level this time! This is not just...

Cow and Chicken Farmers Switch to Growing Mushrooms

Farmers Jennifer and Rodney Barrett raised chickens and cows on their Arkansas farm for 18 years before a realization struck them. Faced with conflicting feelings over the ethics of their business, the couple left...
Fish-Free Soup With Mushrooms and Smoked Tofu

Fish-Free Soup With Mushrooms and Smoked Tofu

This vegan fiskesuppe, aka Norwegian fish soup, hits all the right notes of smoky, fishy, and chowdery. When I’m getting in the mood for a holiday I’ll often try to recreate some of the country’s...

This Bright Orange Mushroom Tastes Just Like Chicken

If you're struggling to find vegan meat that tastes just like chicken - quite an uncommon problem nowadays considering the amount of nugget and wing alternatives available - you might want to consider laetiporus...

IKEA’s Packaging Supplier Made Vegan Bacon Out of Mushrooms

IKEA's packaging supplier, technology company Ecovative, has created plant-based bacon out of mushrooms, Forbes reports. Founded in 2006 by college friends Eben Bayer (who grew up on a pig farm) and Gavin McIntyre, Ecovative uses...
New York City Indoor Farm Grows Organic, Vegan Mushroom Meat in Brooklyn

New York City Indoor Farm Grows Organic, Vegan Mushroom Meat in Brooklyn

New York City's first and only organic farm, Smallhold, grows only mushrooms. Smallhold was founded by former college friends Adam DeMartino and Andrew Carter, who gave up their jobs to see their vision of "hyper-local produce" come to...
Meaty Vegan Porcini Mushroom and Walnut Pâté Recipe

Meaty Vegan Porcini Mushroom and Walnut Pâté Recipe

A simple but sophisticated pâté that highlights the earthiness of fresh and dried mushrooms, complemented by the delicate flavors of thyme and parsley. Serve with vegetables or crackers, or in a sandwich wrap with whole-grain...
Vegan Pig Out! Mushroom Bacon Chips and Snacklin's Pork-Free Rinds Will Be the Hottest Snacks of 2019

Vegan Mushroom Bacon Chips and Pork-Free Rinds Will Be the Hottest Snacks of 2019

Chips are getting a makeover in 2019, and it's all about the pork. Or rather, pork-free. Two new brands are expected to garner national attention: Oustanding Foods with its Pig Out! Bacon Chips, and Snacklins,...

Airline Launches Vegan Meals With Mushroom Meat to Over 4,000 Flights

In a bid to be more in line with its sustainability values, Scandinavian Airlines - known as SAS - has added a new vegan dish featuring mushroom meat to its menu. Travel Daily News reports that...

To-Jo Launches Vegan Pork Alternative ‘Pulled Port’ Mushroom Meat

Pennsylvania mushroom farm and company To-Jo has launched "Pulled Port," a new vegan pork-like meat made from mushrooms. Developed with portobello and white mushrooms for foodservice kitchens and institutional dining areas, the fungi-based meat has a...
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Vegan Chefs Chad and Derek Sarno to Grow ‘Wicked Meaty’ Mushrooms on Former Chicken...

Can mushrooms replace meat farms? Vegan chef Derek Sarno, the creator of Tesco's wildly-successful Wicked Kitchen range of plant-based readymade meals, believes that it's possible. In a recent episode of the #EatForThePlanet with Nil Zacharias podcast, Derek...
back to the roots

Grow Your Own Vegan Meat With These Back-to-the-Roots Mushroom Kits From Costco

Back-to-the-Roots, a startup that creates grow-your-own mushroom kits, as well as other in-home gardening kits, has just received a $4 million investment in order to expand into major U.S. retailers Costco and Target. Business Insider reports that...
Tel Aviv’s Sultana Shawarma Restaurant Turns Forest Mushrooms Into Vegan Lamb Meat

Tel Aviv’s Sultana Shawarma Restaurant Turns Forest Mushrooms Into Vegan Lamb Meat

Well-known vegan chef Harel Zakaim opened Sultana, a new vegan shawarma shop in Tel Aviv, where he replicates lamb meat with forest mushrooms. According to Israeli media outlet Haaretz, the mushroom meat has a texture "reminiscent of...
Mushrooms Are the New Meat at a Fungi Farm Inside a New Jersey Whole Foods

Mushrooms Are the New Meat At a Fungi Farm Inside a New Jersey Whole...

If you were wondering when a supermarket would put the literal “grow” in “grocery” -- the wait is finally over. At least, it is for residents of Bridgewater, New Jersey, where the newest Whole...

Sainsbury’s to Expand Vegan Range in Time for the New Year

UK supermarket, Sainsbury's, has announced the addition of an exciting new plant based range set to hit stores on January 1st. The supermarket will be launching seven new products, some of which are vegan and...