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Pret has added 8 new delicious vegan dishes because it’s ‘what customers want’

Pret is upping its vegan range as the company makes a huge overhaul to adapt to changing consumer demands. The brand announced the biggest overhaul in its 33-year history, introducing 20 new recipes – eight of which are vegan. Smashed avocado, gluten free bread, roasted chestnuts and dishes inspired by Asian cuisine feature heavily on …

Naming vegan products ‘Sausages’ or ‘Burgers’ could be outlawed under proposed EU legislation

Products such as ‘veggie burger’ and ‘vegan sausage’ have become more and more prominent on supermarket shelves and restaurant menus in recent years, but they may be resigned to the history books across the EU if proposed legislation passes. On Monday the European Parliaments Agriculture Committee voted on regulations which demand that only products containing …

PizzaExpress has launched a vegan version of its famous house dressing to accompany a new vegan range

Leading UK restaurant brand PizzaExpress has launched a vegan version of its house dressing to accompany a new plant-based mezze pizza. The vegan version of the award-winning House Light Dressing will be available at restaurants and in Asda from April 11. The non-vegan version of Pizza Express’ house dressing has been a favourite for consumers, …

Even Burger King fanatics can’t tell the ‘Impossible Whopper’ from the meat version as customers give rave reviews

Burger King has partnered with Impossible Foods to launch the vegan Impossible Whopper, and reactions to the burger are flooding in. Customers of the fast food giant have given rave reviews to the new plant-based offer, which is available in in 59 locations across Missouri, US and could yet be rolled out across the country …

A third of consumers are repulsed by the word ‘Vegan’

More than a third of consumers are put off buying a product purely by the word ‘vegan’, new research has revealed. A study by the World Resources Institute asked US consumers about language used in products. A shocking 35 percent of those questioned said that the word vegan – simply indicating it contains no animal …

Vegan accuses Domino’s of ‘Deliberately Hiding’ meat in her vegan pizza

A vegan activist who ordered from Domino’s has been left ‘angry, upset and guilty’ after her pizza arrived with meat ‘hidden’ under the veggies and sauce. JayJay Palmer, 26, from Durham, UK, accused the pizza delivery chain of ‘deliberately sabotaging’ her diet and ‘discriminating’ against her – as she claims she made it perfectly clear …

Marmite peanut butter launched: Dream combo or pointless gimmick?

Marmite and peanut butter both hold prestigious positions in many plant-based diets, and for the first time the two will be paired together in one jar. Marmite was launched in 1902, and the divisive and distinctive yeast extract spread features many essential nutrients and vitamins – including B12. Meanwhile, peanut butter is high in protein …

Two Thirds of people are unaware that food choices impact climate change

Vegans are all too familiar with the separation many meat eaters have between animal suffering and the food on their plate, but new research reveals how little understanding there is about the environmental impact of the meat and dairy industry. New research by food waste app Too Good to Go found that more than two …

Vegan pie claims sensational victory at British Pie Awards

Totally Vegan Buzz spoke to Lisa Buck, a 48-year-old vegan food entrepreneur from Norfolk, UK. Lisa is a multiple award-winner at the British Pie Awards. Her company The Vegan Owl sponsored the competition’s Vegan Pie Class 2019. We’ve all seen the headlines ‘Vegan Pie Wins British Pie Awards’, but there is more of a story …

20 Of The Best Vegan Cake Recipes

1. Vegan Chocolate cake Many people think a vegan cake might be too dry or crumbly compared to a typical chocolate cake filled with eggs and butter. They’d be wrong. In fact, if you didn’t mention that it’s vegan, people would never know. It’s rich, fluffy, moist and very easy to make. No unusual ingredients. …

Vegan food at boxpark Shoreditch: what not to miss

While London is abundant with vegan choices, Boxpark Shoreditch leads the way for a one-stop shop to find something for even the fussiest vegan. Here’s why you should come here for all your vegan grub… EAT Chay Bahn mi, bao and bowls of bibimbap (oh my) – are just some of the offerings at EAT …

Top 10 pioneers of modern vegan high dining

Veganism has revolutionized the culinary world. It has launched a health kick into modern culture and, has shown the average person that the old adage “you are what you eat?” really is true. Most people think that being vegan is like having your 5 a day on steroids, a fairly bland life comprised of kale …