Vegan-Ease Your Thanksgiving Feast

From the Show: Naturally Savvy
Summary: If you're following a vegan or vegetarian diet, what options do you have for your Thanksgiving feast?
Air Date: 11/18/15
Duration: 10
Host: Andrea Donsky, RHN and Lisa Davis, MPH
Guest Bio: Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian
Laura-TheodoreLaura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian is a popular, 2014 TASTE award-winning television personality and radio host, vegan chef, compassionate cookbook author and award-winning jazz singer and actor. She is the proud creator of the Jazzy Vegetarian, and author of Jazzy Vegetarian: Lively Vegan Cuisine Made Easy and Delicious and Jazzy Vegetarian Classics. Laura is presently the on-camera host and co-producer of the Jazzy Vegetarian cooking show on national Public Television, now going in to it's forth season. Ms. Theodore has made guest appearances on ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX and USA networks, and she was recently featured on the The TALK on CBS, Insider/Entertainment Tonight, News 4-NBC, Better TV and CBS Radio. Laura has been featured in the New York Times, USA Today, New York Daily News, New York Post, VegNews, Family Circle, PBS Food, Readers Digest, Vegetarian Times Online, JazzTimes, VegNews, Variety, and Time Magazine, among others.

Laura’s focus is on creating delicious, plant-based American Classic Meals, while sharing on easy to prepare, vegan recipes. Whether you are a dedicated vegan, adopting a vegetarian lifestyle, or just want to fit a ‘veggie style meal’ into your weekly menu plan, Laura demonstrates how to prepare simple, vegan dishes that will please everybody that you are cooking for.

A love for good food, compassion for animals and enthusiasm for great music has created a joyous life path for Laura Theodore, The Jazzy Vegetarian.
  • Book Title: Laura Theodore's Vegan-Ease: An Easy Guide to Enjoying a Plant-Based Diet
  • Guest Facebook Account: https://www.facebook.com/JazzyVegetarian
  • Guest Twitter Account: @Jazzyvegetarian
Vegan-Ease Your Thanksgiving Feast
Traditional Thanksgiving dinners often include turkey, dressing, gravy, and of course, pumpkin pie.

But, what if you're following a vegan or vegetarian diet? What options do you have for your Thanksgiving feast?

Laura Theodore, the award-winning host of public television's Jazzy Vegetarian, recently released her newest cookbook, Laura Theodore's Vegan-Ease.

The book offers full menu plans, shopping lists, and over 130 delicious, quick-and-easy vegan recipes, each complete with nutritional analysis. Enhanced by over 200 full-color photographs, each recipe is ranked with an "Ease-Factor" to make it easy to choose dishes that fit into any busy schedule. There is even a "holiday" chapter, dedicated to holiday dishes... everything from stuffed butternut squash to pumpkin spice cheesecake.

Laura Theodore's Vegan-Ease includes all you need to know to embrace cost-saving, healthy, and delicious plant-based meals for you and your family.

Listen in as Laura joins Naturally Savvy host Lisa Davis to share specific recipes from the book, as well as tips for making a vegan holiday meal both simple and delicious.