28 Oct '11, 12pm
Hail Seitan! The Vegan Black Metal Chef Cooks Udon Stir Fry
Vegan Black Metal Chef /Video screen capture We may have gotten distracted by the Vegan Zombie's blood soaked culinary explorations , because it's been a while since we checked in with The Vegan Black Metal Chef . But it looks like Brian Manowitz is still producing his charming, if noisy, cooking shows—and giving unsuspecting vegetables a vicious pounding that they hardly deserve. Although the "hail seitan" gag has been done before I still find it amusing, and as a meat eater who likes fake meat , I'm delighted to see him cooking with this stuff—it's an ingredient I've enjoyed in restaurants but have been disappointed by when I cooked it at home. Maybe I just wasn't wearing enough make up... Visit TreeHugger to see what's new. 30+ fresh, green stories every day!