Veggie Burgers Should Contain Actual Vegetables

In recent years, Impossible and other “meatless meat” companies like Beyond Meat have accomplished full market saturation. After being praised by trendsetting chefs, the brands’ meat-substitute patties have moved to fast-food chains and grocery stores, earned billions in investments, and expanded from faux burgers to faux sausage and faux pork. As Beyond writes on its website, it’s achieved that success by “deliver[ing] the meaty experience you crave without the compromise.” That concession nods to the veggie burger’s place in many peoples’ minds: It’s often considered among the sadder replacement offerings at a cook-out.

It doesn’t need to be that way,

Read more

Mexican Vegetarian Restaurant Quesadilla La Reina Del Sur Opens In Pilsen As New Bucktown Location Is Delayed

BUCKTOWN — A beloved Mexican vegetarian restaurant is opening a second location in Pilsen while owners wait for city approval to open a renovated location next door to its original Bucktown store.

Quesadilla La Reina Del Sur has operated at Western Avenue and Lyndale Street for more than a decade, serving up meat-free enchiladas, burritos and tortas.

Earlier this year, owners bought the building next door, 2237 N. Western Ave., and began renovating the ground floor to become Quesadilla’s next home.

The restaurant planned to close for only a few weeks this spring while it transitioned to the new building,

Read more

Political notes: City Council wants hearing on election issues, Raskin’s vegetarian option, Segal’s next delusion

A Maryland ballot dropbox was placed at the University of Maryland at Baltimore Community Engagement Center on West Baltimore Street for the June 2020 primary election. Photo by Hannah Gaskill.

The Baltimore City Council wants to meet with city and state elections officials to probe issues voters faced in casting ballots during the July 19 primary election.

The council advanced on Monday a resolution to invite the city’s elections director, Armstead Jones, as well as leadership at the State Board of Elections, to a meeting to “detail the cause of voting irregularities during the 2022 primary election, potential impacts these

Read more

Potato gratin onion, creamed spinach

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.

  • Chef Sarah Thomas shows how to make a traditional chaat bowl

    03:58

  • Official ‘Seinfeld’ cookbook to include iconic recipes from the show

    01:03

  • The do’s and don’ts of buying fresh produce at the farmer’s market

    04:51

  • Try these savory Southern sides: Street corn and garlic shrimp

    04:51

  • Now Playing

    ‘Top Chef’ winner Jeremy Ford shares easy vegetarian dishes

    05:50

  • UP NEXT

    Klondike officially discontinues Choco Taco after 40 years

    00:51

  • Stacy’s Pita Chip’s founder talks company’s origin, new product

    04:34

  • Cool down with these easy-to-make

Read more

The Best Veggie Dogs, Ranked

I’m not willing to admit how many years ago this was now, but when I turned 15, I became a vegetarian. Predictably, because I was a teenager, I was sanctimonious about it, chastising everyone around me for not caring about animals or the earth or whatever else I could think of that they should care about in my extremely informed opinion. Being vegetarian and caring about the world thank you very much was a very outsized part of my personality.

Back then, especially because I was 15 years old with little income and worldliness, I defaulted to what I thought

Read more

7 Rajasthani Recipes That Every Vegetarian Must Try At Least Once

With a vast expanse of different regions, cultures, religions and weathers, one thing that combines and unites the people of India is food. Each region posts its distinguishing characteristics in its cuisine and contributes to making Indian cuisine whole. Here we are focusing on the very popular Rajasthani food that has traversed the boundaries and found a place on plates all over the country. While Rajasthani cuisine offers some delicious non-veg dishes like Laal Maas, it is a food haven for vegetarians who constitute the majority of the population in the state.  

So, if you are a vegetarian and looking

Read more