Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Blogger Giveway! Carrie's New iPhone App: Vegan Delish

Greetings everyone!

I want to introduce you to Carrie, the blogger over at Carrie on Vegan. Chances are, you already know her. Carrie is a very active Nutritarian blogger in between completing her masters’ degree in public health nutrition and the coursework to become a registered dietitian. She is a recent thyroid cancer survivor and is passionate about inspiring people to take control of their health, starting in the kitchen.

Carrie has written a recipe app for the iphone and other Apple devices called "Vegan Delish." HOW COOL IS THAT? And she's giving FIVE lucky HGK readers the Vegan Delish App for free! Yes, FIVE. Thanks Carrie!

For new and veteran vegans and vegetarians, plus those wanting to explore the benefits of a plant-based diet, Vegan Delish is a recipe app available for Apple handheld devices featuring innovative tools such as a digital shopping list and searchable categories including gluten-free, quick & easy, and kid-friendly. Listed as one of the top 15 Food & Drink paid iPhone apps for November, 2012, Vegan Delish inspires users to make whole food, plant-based meals that are as delicious as they are nutritious.

For the introductory price of only $1.99, users of Vegan Delish receive 50 recipes including California Kale Salad, Easiest Slow-Cooker Applesauce, Pumpkin Spice Muffins and Butternut Harvest Stew. Plus, once the app is purchased, access is included to all of the new recipes that are added monthly. Carrie let me know that she's adding about five new recipes per month.

Each recipe features step-by-step instructions to transform simple ingredients into flavorful, health-promoting meals that everyone will enjoy. Best of all, all of the dishes are 100% vegan and gluten-free and made with no oils, salt or added sugars.

For kids or picky eaters, the Sneaky Greens Chocolate Smoothie includes a whole serving of spinach; it looks and tastes like a chocolate milkshake with no added sugar!

All Vegan Delish recipes are carefully selected and tested for taste, nutrition and simple instructions including mouth-watering photos.

Vegan Delish features include:

·        100% whole food recipes with special categories that are easily searchable with multiple key words for:
o       Gluten-free
o       Low-sodium
o       No sugar added
o       Kid-Friendly
o       Oil-Free
o       Quick & Easy
o       Raw
o       Smoothies
o       Juices
o       Slow-Cooker
·        Mouth-watering photos
·        Smart shopping lists to add ingredients directly from selected recipes
·        Printing and emailing of recipes and shopping lists
·        Sharing on Twitter and Facebook
·        Rating and reviewing of recipes
·        Reference pages with expanded information on healthy cooking
·        Kitchen timer function
·        Recipe scaling for the servings needed
·        No ads within the app

Here's Carrie. Isn't she cute?

Would you like to win the Vegan Delish app? Just say hello in the comments section and answer the following question:

What is your favorite source for Nutritarian recipes these days?  Is it your own imagination? Or do you have a favorite cookbook or blog? Are you a member of Dr. Fuhrman's member center (where there are over 1000 Nutritarian recipes)? To leave a comment/view the comments, please click on the title of this post (the orange text above).

Contest closes this Friday night, November 30, 2012, at midnight PST. Winners will be chosen at random and be announced on Saturday morning, December 1st. Free app must be downloaded by December 6, 2012.
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