VegFest 2017 Photos!
Over 5,000 people packed the Suburban Collection Showplace for the 18th annual VegFest! See Detroit Free Press photo album. This large increase in attendance shows that interest in veganism is on the rise! Detroit Free Press Photo Album
VegMichigan on the Radio
VegMichigan is spreading the vegan message with radio interviews on Classic Rock 94.7 WCXZ, 101.1 The WRIF, and Detroit’s Throwback and R&B 105.1 The Bounce.
Another Succesful Vegan Food Tasting!
Everyone enjoyed the meatless meatballs, mac & cheese, pizza, sandwiches, and chocolate chip cookies at the VegMichigan Vegan Food Tasting in February at the House of Yoga! Your support allows us to keep introducing more people to great tasting vegan food.
Fun Times at the VegMichigan Dinner Club!
We had a wonderful time at our January dinner club at GreenSpace Cafe! Our monthly dinner clubs are a great place to catch up with old friends and make some new ones! See our Dinner Club page.
VegMichigan Library Displays Get Noticed
VegMichigan’s library displays are up every month promoting the benefits of a plant-based diet. In January we have displays up at the Northville and Wayne Public libraries . Library Displays Page
VegMichigan Food Tasting at Wayne State
Over 60 Wayne State students sampled great tasting vegan pizza, mac & cheese, Tofurky sandwiches, meatless meatballs, and much more! Let us know if you want VegMichigan to host a vegan food tasting at your school, work, or place of worship. Click Here to learn more.
VegMichigan’s College Outreach Program
Oakland University students Angela and Eric help with VegMichigan’s new college outreach program. We have distributed educational material at Oakland University, Eastern Michigan University, and Schoolcraft College, with more to come. We are also working with a number of student organizations to bring speakers, documentaries, and vegan food sampling to their campus. If you would like VegMichigan to come to your school, email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
NFL’s Best Ditch Dairy
Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees, and other top athletes totally cut dairy (milk, cheese, ice cream) from their diet to improve health, performance, and longevity:
Big Fun at Oktoberfest!
It was a packed house at the North Center Brewery in Northville for our first annual VegMichigan Oktoberfest! A great time was had by all!
Everyone loved Shimmy Shack and the live music. Team Sally & Co. took home great prizes as the winner of our vegan trivia game!
Peanut Sauce Stir Fry
This delicious peanut sauce will turn your veggies and tofu into a 4-Star meal!
- 1/4 cup peanut or almond butter
- 2 teaspoons maple syrup
- 2 tablespoons tamari or shoyu/soy sauce
- 1 tablespoons brown rice vinegar
- 1 teaspoon grated ginger root
- 1 to 2 teaspoons of hot pepper oil or a sprinkle of hot pepper flakes (optional)
- 1/3 to 1/2 cup water (1/3 will give you a thick sauce)
- Simply mix all ingredients into a sauce pan on low heat. Start with a 1/3 cup of water and add more until you reach desired consistency.
- Try our Crispy Baked Tofu recipe on our recipe page or simply saute your tofu in a little oil and salt and pepper.
- Select your favorite veggies to steam or saute
- Serve over rice or noodles and enjoy!