Search Results for: vegan

McDonald’s Big Vegan

McDonald’s Israel is launching a pilot of its “Big Vegan” burger at several branches in Tel Aviv – “the vegan capital of the world”. The hamburger is made of wheat and soybeans. https://worldisraelnews.com/mcdonalds-israel-introduces-the-big-vegan/

Posted in Economy & Business | Leave a comment

The World’s largest Vegan food festival

The Sarona complex in Tel Aviv is hosting Vegan Fest – the “world’s largest vegan festival” from June 6-7. 50,000 attendees are expected to sample vegan options from 100 food stalls. The free event features live performances, workshops, lectures and … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Entertainment & Sport | Leave a comment

Post-workout vegan hot protein shake

Israel’s Matok V’Kal has launched Fit4style Protein Cup – a hot protein beverage to enjoy after exercising in cold weather. The lactose-free, soy-free vegan protein shake’s formulation prevents coagulation when heated – a problem with other protein drinks currently on … Continue reading

Posted in Science & Technology | Leave a comment

Vegan products from chickpea protein

I reported previously (19 Aug) on Israel’s InnovoPro, developer of a 70 percent protein concentrate from chickpeas. It has now produced prototype products like puddings, meat alternatives, high-protein snacks and vegan mayonnaise. It has also just raised $4.25 million of … Continue reading

Posted in Science & Technology | Leave a comment

Vegan meat startup wins European Food competition

Israeli startup Jet Eat, which developed a technology for 3D printing of vegan meat substitutes, was selected as one of the winners of the 2018 Food Accelerator Network Program competition. The contest is hosted by the European Institute of Innovation … Continue reading

Posted in Science & Technology | Leave a comment

Millions see Vegan Tel Aviv video

For those with Facebook access, it is worth following Nas Daily. He’s got over 10.8 million viewers for his one-minute video “Tel Aviv – World’s Vegan City”. Nas is an Israeli Arab and records his nationality as “Israeli”. https://www.facebook.com/nasdaily/

Posted in Israel is Inclusive & Global | Leave a comment

The vegan capital of the world

I have reported previously (see here) several articles about vegan food in Israel, including that Israel has the most vegans per-capita in the world.  Many foods (e.g. humous) are vegan by design but, as this video shows, there are many … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Entertainment & Sport | Leave a comment

3D-printed vegan steaks

Tel Aviv-based startup Jet-Eat develops 3D printing technologies for vegan meat substitutes. The printed meat substitute is designed to emulate the appearance, texture and taste of beef and can be cooked like beef. Jet-Eat was a finalist in the 2018 … Continue reading

Posted in Science & Technology | Leave a comment

Vegan, dairy-free, soy-free yoghurt

Israel’s Yofix Probiotics produces yoghurts for those who cannot tolerate lactose or soy. They’re made from grains, seeds and fruits with prebiotics and probiotics.  They’re now adding yoghurt drinks, desserts, frozen yoghurt and ice cream to the range. https://www.yofix.co.il/products

Posted in Science & Technology | Leave a comment

Israel is the best travel destination for vegans

Israel is popular with vegans, mainly thanks to vegan-friendly Tel Aviv. The Israeli non-profit VeganFriendly recommends places for vegans to stay and many hundreds of restaurants to visit. You can go on vegan tours, and there is even a vegan … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Entertainment & Sport | Leave a comment