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O.C.-based vegan Mexican pop-ups are having a moment right now

Published: 
Sat, 04/07/2018 - 10:22am

No animals were harmed in the making of the best new conchas in Santa Ana. Same goes for the best sweet tamales. Oh, yeah, the carnitas tacos are vegan, too.

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By going vegan, America could feed an additional 390 million people, study suggests

Published: 
Tue, 03/27/2018 - 11:09am

More than 41 million Americans find themselves at risk of going hungry at some point during the year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture says.

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Beyond Meat expands to new El Segundo lab, where it hopes to concoct plant-based bacon and steak

Published: 
Thu, 02/01/2018 (All day)

"Slightly better Tofurkey." The appraisal of Beyond Meat by an influential technologist hangs on the wall of company founder and Chief Executive Ethan Brown's office like a motivational taunt.

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Fake Meats, Finally, Taste Like Chicken

Published: 
Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:35pm
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Shopping & Food

Last May, Whole Foods recalled two types of curried chicken salad that had been sold in some of its stores in the Northeast. The retailer’s kitchens had accidentally confused a batch of “chick’n” salad made with a plant protein substitute with one made from real chicken, and reversed the labels.