About Brian Kateman
Brian Kateman is co-founder and president of the Reducetarian Foundation. Brian is the editor of The Reducetarian Cookbook (Hachette Book Group: Sept. 18, 2018) and The Reducetarian Solution (Penguin Random House: April 18, 2017).
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