Taiwan: Veggie Heaven!
2021 / January
Perhaps you have noticed the increasing vitality of Taiwan’s fruit and vegetable trade. Besides traditional markets and supermarket chains, there are neighborhood organic food shops and weekend farmers’ markets in many locations, all displaying a huge variety of fruits and vegetables in season. The diverse, colorful selections amaze foreign residents, and bring a bit of the countryside into urban life. In Taiwan, a vegetarian or vegan diet is convenient and available everywhere.
Fine Dining Beyond Meat
Fashionable Vegetarian Restaurants
These vegetarian restaurants don’t base their appeal on health or sustainability, but rather try to stimulate and dazzle the taste buds, so that patrons are bowled over by the delicious flavors of their fare.......
Meeting New Demand for Vegetarian Foods
Taiwan's Plant-Based Meat Experts
Beyond Meat, the American maker of meat substitutes, was established in 2009. Since then, Taiwan has seen the rise of a new kind of vegetarianism, one not limited to certain religious groups, but that also extends to people who adopt it for reasons related to health, the environment, or a love......
Taiwan’s Vegetarian Awakening
A Gathering Trend
This is a social movement without tensions and clamor. In place of accusations and criticism, you find mirth and a sense of duty. Instead of preaching and protesting, you get your message across through the watchwords “Health, Environment, and Sustainability.” This is the vegetarian movement,......