category food

The Manual: 5 Easy Celebrity-Driven Vegan Recipes

By David Duran (featuring recipe from Chef Kristen Thibeault)

Plant-based cooking is quickly shaping up to be the next big culinary phenomenon. With so many options in grocery stores for vegans or anyone wanting to dabble in plant-based eating, it was only a matter of time before celebrity chefs emerged with their takes on vegan dishes. Twenty years ago, the mention of vegan recipes in restaurants or by well-known chefs was considered groundbreaking and ahead of its time. Today, vegan recipes are quickly becoming staples in every innovative chef’s kitchen. Whether you are new to plant-based eating or are a hardcore vegan, these recipes are easy to make and will elevate your home culinary skills. And remember, it’s OK to eat vegan even if you’re not vegan.

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Forbes: 25 Chefs Share Their Favorite Thanksgiving Dishes From Childhood

by Abigal Abesamis

Thanksgiving is nearly upon us, and if you’re anything like me you’re looking forward to a particular dish reserved for this time of year that, in addition to being delicious, carries with it fond memories of family traditions and being together with loved ones. Professional chefs are no different from us in that respect, and though they’ve sharpened their cooking skills over the years, they too have dishes near and dear to their hearts that continue to grace their Thanksgiving tables. Here are those dishes and the heartwarming stories behind them:

Kristen Thibeault, executive chef and owner of Nybll

Dish: Roasted pheasant with wild rice morel mushroom stuffing

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