Meatless Monday Articles

C-CAP MM Recipe Contest Winners Take a Bow

March 19th, 2012

We’re proud to announce the winners of the Careers through Culinary Arts Program’s (C-CAP) Meatless Monday recipe contest! Thousands of C-CAP high-school seniors became head chefs in their classroom for a chance to win a scholarship and have their healthy, meatless recipe featured on the menu at the Canyon Ranch, a destination spa in Tuscon, Arizona.

Daily Dose of Red Meat Can Be Deadly

March 19th, 2012

New findings from Harvard School of Public Health offer even more incentive to opt for meatless meals. According to a large, long-range study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, frequent servings of red and processed meat can significantly increase one’s mortality risk

Dovetail Explains MM in 100 Words

March 12th, 2012

Chef and restaurateur John Fraser will soon ring in two years of Meatless Monday at his upscale New York eatery, Dovetail. In a new video, Fraser takes us through a typical Monday at his restaurant, sharing his motivation for going meatless and tips on menu selection.

Denise Richards Joins the Movement

March 12th, 2012

Best known for her roles on screen and real life relationship with Charlie Sheen, former Bond girl and Dancing with the Stars contestant Denise Richards is gaining new notoriety as the latest celebrity to join the Meatless Monday movement!

Meatless Moves to NYU

March 12th, 2012

New York University is now a Meatless Monday campus! The campaign includes meatless meals in the school’s dining halls, free tastings, cooking demonstrations, guest speakers, raffles and more.

USDA to Require Nutrition Labels on Meat

March 5th, 2012

For the first time consumers will get more information to help them decide if cutting down on meat is right for them. As of March 1st, the U.S. Department of Agriculture is requiring that nutrition information be posted on 40 of the most popular cuts of meat

Have You Completed a MM Mini-Mission?

March 5th, 2012

Now in its seventh week, the Morningstar Farms Meatless Monday Button is a hit on Facebook and Twitter, with over 1,633 participants last week

Oldways Talks Traditional Cooking with Help of MM

March 5th, 2012

Meatless Monday was in attendance for the Oldways Supermarket Dietician Symposium, a three-day event bringing together “the nation’s leading supermarket dieticians… to discuss ways to truly improve public health through effective consumer communication.”

New Book Commemorates the Prince’s Speech on the Future of Food

February 27th, 2012

On May 4th, 2011, HRH, Prince Charles delivered the keynote speech at the Future of Food conference in Washington, D.C. Now available in print, the speech sheds light on the public health and eco benefits of cutting back on meat

Celebrate Mardi Gras with Lean Louisiana Favorites

February 20th, 2012

Top Louisiana Chef and cookbook author Holly Clegg offers tips for the lean days ahead.

Yale Heart Study Talks Sat Fat, Meatless Monday

February 13th, 2012

Did you know that cutting back on meat can help heart health? In honor of national heart month, we sat down with Angelo A Alonzo, PHD of the Yale Heart Study to learn about the connection between diet and heart disease and how Meatless Monday can reduce your risk

Chefs Swap MM Know-How at 8th Annual CIA Event

February 6th, 2012

Chefs and nutrition experts discovered the delicious benefits of Meatless Monday at Produce First!, a retreat hosted by the Culinary Institute of America

ABC’s The Chew Chows Down with Meatless Monday

January 30th, 2012

Popular food talk show devotes whole episode to the Meatless Monday movement.

Morningstar Farms Joins Meatless Monday Movement.

January 23rd, 2012

Starting this Monday, January 23rd, Morningstar Farms, makers of over 30 frozen meatless meals and burgers, will be engaging customers with weekly promotions, contests and giveaways

U.S. Eats 12% Less Meat, Has More Meatless Mondays

January 16th, 2012

Forecasts show that Americans are eating less meat than they did five years ago. Trend watchers point to the movement of people who have decided to cut back for health