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Game Day Party Foods: 8 Plant-Based Party Ideas for Feeding a Crowd This motivates your guests to help and have some fun! Finger foods are always a hit at game parties! They can serve as easy appetizers, the main meal or simply complement other dishes served. But skipping the chicken wings doesn't mean you have to sacrifice taste or tradition.

From Fruit Cobbler to Paleo Chocolate Granola Cups: Our Ten Top Vegan Recipes of the Day! We have fruit cobbler, okra, and soup so if you're looking for something new and delicious, you are sure to find a new favorite! Source: Fruit Cobbler. Any variety of ripe seasonal fruit can be used to make a this Fruit Cobbler by Rouxbe. When paired with subtle ginger, berries, apples and pears work particularly well in this recipe.

JUST to Debut Ready-to-Eat Plant-Based Omelette in Markets this April! JUST Egg is launching a frozen fluffy, folded egg that's ready to heat in stores in April.

This Company Wants to Bring Plant-Based Chicken Nuggets to Schools, Cafeterias and Hospitals Start-up Rebellyous Foods has created plant-based chicken nuggets. The company is focusing on selling to cafeterias, schools, and hospitals to introduced plant-based meats on a mass scale. Like many plant-based companies, Rebellyous Foods is focused on reducing on the environmental footprint of meat.

Impossible Foods Offering Plant-Based Dim Sum at Hong Kong Restaurants for Chinese New Year Now, in honor of Chinese New Year, they've collaborated with four local restaurants in Hong Kong to create plant-based dim sum dishes. The goal of this collaboration is to celebrate a more sustainable Chinese New Year.

Treating Prostate Cancer with Green Tea Green tea has been called nature's defense against cancer. Population studies linking green tea consumption with lower cancer risk have led some to advocate for the incorporation of green tea into the diet "so as to fully benefit from its anticarcinogenic properties." What, after all, is the downside?

10 Recipes Ideas Using Everything Bagel Seasoning! In this roundup, these recipes all feature the signature everything bagel seasoning! The seasoning itself is made up of poppy seeds, white sesame seeds, dried garlic, dried onion, and salt. If you're looking for a way to use this everything bagel seasoning, this roundup is for you!

10 Plant-Based Snacks Made With Complete Protein Luckily, we've compiled a list of 10 vegan-friendly, complete protein snacks to keep in your pantry, in your desk at work, or tucked away in your purse to keep you full and energized all day! Anthony's Organic Raw Hulled Buckwheat Groats /

15 Gorgeous, Gluten-Free Vegan Pies for Pie Day! We've got plenty of gluten-free recipes for you to whip up to celebrate Pie Day, in a variety of flavors to satisfy your every craving. Get started with these 15 gluten-free pie recipes from our Food Monster App! Image Source: Wild Bueberry and Raspberry Pie.

My Plant-Based Life With MS - Goodbye Brain Lesions, Vertigo, and Eczema Medication is the gold standard for treating MS, but should it be? One woman shares her story of reading two life-changing books and how a whole food, plant-based diet, rooted in science, helped treat her MS better than any medications ever did.

From Alkaline Green Juice to Chocolate Chip Tahini Loaf: Our Top Vegan Recipes of the Day! We have enchiladas, juice, and crackers, so if you're looking for something new and delicious, you are sure to find a new favorite! Source: Mushroom and Bean Enchiladas.

Two Plant-Based Dairy Companies Just Raised Over 350 Million in Funding Two dairy alternative companies have raised millions of dollars in funding. According to Tech Crunch, Perfect Day Foods has raised $140 million in financing and Califia Farms raised $225 million. Perfect Day develops and produces animal-free dairy products.

15 Recipes Rich in Folate Adequate folate consumption has been linked to cancer prevention and reduction of homocysteine - an "inflammatory molecule linked to… heart disease." On top of that, folate is necessary "to make red and white blood cells in the bone marrow, convert carbohydrates into energy, and produce DNA and RNA." Lots of important stuff to take note of!

15 Wonderfully Vegan Pear Desserts! These vegan pear desserts are wonderful to make for a twist on your favorite desserts! Don't forget to check out these recipes and many others on our Food Monster App! Source: Raw Pear Tart. This Raw Pear Tart by Helyn Dunn will make a stunning presentation on dessert table!

Which Milk for What Recipe: A Non-Dairy Milk Guide for All Your Cooking and Baking Needs It works well in cooking and baking. The coconut flavor is there but when added to recipes, it isn't too strong to have to avoid it in savory dishes. Learn How to Make Homemade Unsweetened Coconut Milk. Coconut milk in the can, however, is not one you want to drink straight from the glass.

15 Vegan Southern Recipes That’ll Have You Ready to Hit That Ol’ Town Road They're flavorful, delicious, and make a wonderful dish to bring to get-togethers with your family and friends! Don't forget to check out these vegan southern recipes and many more on our Food Monster App! Source: Southern-Fried Tofu With Maple Dill Sauce.

From Crunchy Mediterranean Salad to Emerald Kale Detox Soup: Our Top Vegan Recipes of the Day! Source: Crunchy Mediterranean Salad. Broccoli, cucumber, tomato, chickpeas, olives, kale, fresh herbs, and a refreshing sherry vinaigrette are the main components of this Crunchy Mediterranean Salad by Rouxbe. While it's hearty enough for a main course, it also makes a great side salad.

25% of New Food Products Launched in 2019 Were Vegan New research shows numbers to back up the increasing popularity of plant-based diets in the UK. According to Mintel, two-thirds of Brits ate meat substitutes and one in four new products launched in the United Kingdom in 2019 were labeled as vegan. The news media has been reporting on the increase of vegan products and diets throughout 2019.

Does Green Tea Help Prevent Prostate Cancer? "Prostate cancer is a leading cause of illness and death among men in the United States and Western Europe," but rates in Asia can be as much as ten times lower. Perhaps Asians are genetically less likely to get prostate cancer? No.

15 High-Protein Vegan White Bean Recipes! If you aren't sure how to cook with white beans, you're in luck. We put together 15 high-protein white bean recipes from the Food Monster App! Source: White Bean and Walnut Cookies. These vegan White Bean and Walnut Cookies by Yana Chistyakova do not have any added fats, since we are going to substitute them with white beans.

10 Vegetables That Can Substitute for Meat The better news is that going veg doesn't mean you have to sacrifice the dishes you love most. Pretty much anything you used to eat can be made with plant-based ingredients - even really meaty dishes like burgers, meatballs, and Buffalo wings.

15 Energizing Protein-Packed Granola Bar Recipes Here are 15 healthy and energizing, protein-packed granola bar recipes from our Food Monster App! Source: Protein Chocolate Granola Bars. Maja Brekalo's Chocolate Granola Bars are refined sugar-free, protein and good carbs rich, and so easy to make. Forget buying expensive snacks when you can make these at home, quickly, and fuss-free.

Spices & Herb Cracker Mix Premium PD Recipe Crunch your way to health with three grain-free selectively spiced cracker mix recipe options that will give your microbiota a high-fiber prebiotic boost.

14 Vegan Cheese Brands that will Make You Want to Ditch Dairy Grilled cheese, cheese pizza, mac n' cheese, cheese boards… all of it. I know what you might be thinking: "But Kris, I thought you were vegan. Do vegans eat cheese now?!" Well toots, I'm not talking about just any old cheese. I'm talking about vegan cheese, and that's what today's article is all about!

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