Here's a meat-free burger for the summer cookout season that can easily be made vegan.
Beets are "the most underappreciated food in the history of eating," according to Carolyn Pierini, a nutrition consultant at the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) meeting in Hollywood, Fla., last month. Beets have been used as a food source for centuries because they can be grown most of the year in a …
Eating fresh pineapple always reminds me of balmy vacation nights in Hawaii. And since pineapples run a few bucks a pop, buying them frequently translates into considerable savings when compared to an actual trip to Hawaii, particularly when you're carting along four girls, as I would be. Admittedly, the pineapple is a …
Host of Food Network's Dinner: Impossible, Worst Cooks in America, Restaurant: Impossible and Restaurant Express
How to make a flax egg for vegan baking
Andrew Weil, a medical doctor and author who writes about wellness and is the founder and director of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the College of Medicine, University of Arizona, offers thoughts on the benefits and potential concerns of a vegan lifestyle.
How do you define veganism?
Victoria Moran has been a vegan for 31 years, long before supermarkets carried Vegenaise. A New York City-based author, holistic health counselor and speaker on the plant-based lifestyle, Moran, 65, started practicing vegetarianism when she was 19 and slowly made her way toward a total vegan diet.
By Michelle Stark • Times Food Editor
I know what you're going to say: "I could never give up cheese. Or bacon."
Most people won't turn down a baked good. But tell them it's vegan and you'll hear something like: "No butter?! What's a life without butter?"
When I, a meat-eater whose love affair with cheese is well documented, think of some of the best vegan meals I've had, I think of dishes that showcased real, non-animal products. Things like fruit, vegetables and nuts — not things like vegan cream cheese. Processed vegan products can contain artificial ingredients …