Rigatoni Bolognese with Roasted Broccoli

Rigatoni Bolognese with Roasted Broccoli

A new meal this week! Rigatoni pasta topped with our rich walnut bolognese sauce, served with garlic roasted broccoli for a touch of some green veggies. Ready to pop in the oven and bake, or scoop out and reheat in portions!

Available in one or two servings with wheat or gluten-free pasta. Choose which size and pasta variety you'd like from the dropdown menu! Gluten-free pasta used may vary depending on ingredient availability.

Dairy-free. Contains walnuts and coconut, vegan butter used may contain soy. Regular pasta contains wheat. Gluten-free option available. Sauce is cooked with white wine.

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vegan cheese burger salad bowl in Des Moines, Iowa

Burger Bowl

Craving a burger AND a salad? Here you go! Quinoa, mini black bean burger patties spread with melty vegan cashew cheese, shredded romaine, house pickles, onion, tomato, roasted potatoes, cashew tomato dressing, sunflower seed-based mustard dressing.

Available in one or two servings — just choose which size you'd like from the drop down menu.

Gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free. Contains cashews and sunflower seeds.

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Vegan Shepherd's Pie with cranberries and mashed potatoes in Des Moines, Iowa

Winter Shepherd's Pie

Our seasonal shepherd's pie is back!  Filled with a meaty lentil-walnut mixture and roasted carrots, celery & brussels sprouts in a brown onion & shallot gravy. It's studded with cranberry sauce and topped with creamy vegan mashed potatoes! 

Simply cover with foil and reheat for tasty plant-based winter comfort food.

Gluten-free, dairy-free. Contains walnuts and soy. Lentil-walnut mixture is cooked with red wine. 

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vegan rainbow kale salad in Des Moines, Iowa

Rainbow Kale Salad

Kale, bell peppers, purple cabbage, scallions, sunflower seeds, and shredded carrots & beets, local radish microgreens from Ray Family Farms, and a soy dressing.

We're adjusting the way we serve this popular kale salad!  It's now available in a larger portion (because so many of you order multiples!) & will come with the dressing on the side to keep it fresher for longer.  Just toss it with the dressing when you're ready to eat!

Gluten-free, dairy-free. Contains gluten-free soy sauce, sunflower seeds, and sesame.

vegan cauliflower leek soup in Des Moines, Iowa

Cauliflower Leek Soup

A creamy, velvety vegan soup made of blended cauliflower, leeks, potatoes, cashews, vegetable broth, oat milk, & herbs.

Gluten-free, dairy-free. Contains cashews & soy.

Plant-based, vegan, vegetarian smoky broccoli ranch salad in Des Moines, Iowa

Smoky Broccoli Ranch Salad

One of our most loved sides!  Broccoli, shredded carrot, finely chopped red onion, and dried cherries tossed in a delicious, tangy & herby sunflower seed-based ranch. Topped with crispy, smoky mushroom-bean bits!

Gluten-free, soy-free, nut-free, dairy-free. Contains sunflower seeds.

vegan plant-based vegetarian bacon in Des Moines, Iowa

ALT Strips

The most popular thing we make! Small batch, plant-based, handmade smoky strips made from our secret recipe using mushrooms, black beans, millet and spices.

Note: if our site isn’t allowing you to add these to your cart, it means they’re sold out! They're available in limited quantities, but will be back next week.

We recommend cooking these vegan strips in an air fryer or in a skillet until crispy, and then adding to a BLT-style sandwich, eating as a snack with some guacamole, or enjoying as a breakfast side.

Gluten-free, soy-free, nut-free, dairy-free.

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vegan meat alternative Italian sandwich slices in Des Moines, Iowa

Italian Sandwich Slices

These handmade slices are made from white beans, red peppers, and millet, and they have the zesty flavor of pepperoni!

Limited quantities are available due to the labor intensive nature of making these. If our website won’t let you add these to your cart, it means they’re sold out!

We recommend cooking them in a bit of olive oil, air frying, or baking them to get them nice and crispy before enjoying. Super small batch, hand cut, and made from whole plant ingredients.  

Gluten-free, soy-free, nut-free, dairy-free. 

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vegan chocolate peanut butter cup in Des Moines, Iowa

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup

One of the most popular dessert cups we've made!  A crust made of peanuts, dates, & cocoa is topped with our vegan dark chocolate pudding, mini chocolate chips, crushed peanuts, & a dollop of peanut butter cashew cream cheese sauce. 

The only sugar added is in the chocolate chips - these cups are sweetened with a mix of coconut sugar, dates, & agave.

Gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free.  Contains peanuts, cashews, soy, corn & coconut.  Made with oat milk that may not be certified gluten-free for those with severe allergies.

vegan food and meal prep delivery in Des Moines, Iowa

Get Your Order Delivered

We're bringing delivery back with our own NWK delivery drivers!  Just add delivery to your cart and we'll deliver your order to your home on Monday between 3:30-8 pm.  

You will receive an email reminder the day of delivery as well as a text when your driver is on their way.  You will also get information on how to tip your delivery driver the day of your delivery.

Note: if our website isn't allowing you to add delivery to your cart, it means your delivery zone is sold out.  We have limited delivery slots available, and they often sell out before ordering closes.

We have three delivery zones.  Make sure to read carefully to select the correct delivery zone for your address:

Zone 1 
Des Moines, Clive, Urbandale, Windsor Heights, West Des Moines

Zone 2 
Altoona, Carlisle, Cumming, Grimes, Johnston, Norwalk, Pleasant HillWaukee

Zone 3 
Ankeny, Adel, Bondurant

Vegan and vegetarian food and meal prep gift card in Des Moines, Iowa.

Gift Card

Treat the people you love to a gift card, so they can choose their favorite fresh vegan food and meal prep!  

We do not currently have physical gift cards available for pick up.  You will be emailed a digital code that can be used to pre-order any of our products on our website.  You can have the gift certificate emailed to the recipient, forward the email to them after you receive it, or print it off for them!

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Vegan food in Des Moines gift card (plant-based, vegetarian)

Gift Card

Treat the people you love to a gift card, so they can choose their favorite fresh vegan meals and products!
Vegan t-shirt from New World Kitchen Des Moines, Iowa

New World Kitchen T-Shirt

Soft, sweatshop-free, USA-made unisex New World Kitchen logo t-shirt. Printed locally by our friends at The Side Garage in Valley Junction!

T-Shirts Are Here!

Soft, sweatshop-free, USA-made unisex New World Kitchen logo t-shirt. Printed locally by our friends at The Side Garage in Valley Junction! Super limited run! Get one while they last!

This place blows my mind! Vegan, gluten-free, and amazing! I always leave satisfyingly full and feeling great!

Clair G. (Yelp)

The holy land for those of us who love veggies.

Brittany S. (Yelp)

I'm not even vegan and this was one of my favorite meals.

Tiffany N. (Yelp)

The options are amazing, the food is amazing and the service is amazing!

Megan E. (Google)

Amazing vegan food without any processed BS.

Rob S. (Yelp)

Efforts to mimic dairy-based dishes so often go wrong, but New World knocks it out of the park on the Mac & Cheese.

Madeleine H. (Yelp)

We are so crazy for this place. We would eat this every day if we could. The food is incredibly flavorful and filling. 

Sarah A. (Yelp)

The Mexican Bowl is very filling and very tasty. I loved the food, I love the concept, and I love supporting local establishments. I will be back :)

Jennifer G. (Yelp)

The combination of healthy grains and fresh vegetables, tasty sauces, and other ingredients always leave me feeling full, yet energized.

Holly H. (Yelp)