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Vegan Recipes For St. Patrick’s Day–Our Tasty Treats For St. Patty’s Day 2013
Vegan Recipes For St. Patrick’s Day–Our Tasty Treats For St. Patty’s Day 2013
Valentine's Day is over, and that means St. Patrick's Day is almost knocking on the door. What do you do for St. Patrick's Day? Have a party? Eat traditional Irish food? Wear your favorite green shirt? All of the above? Today, I'd like to focus on the food many people eat on St. Patrick's Day. There's corned beef and cabbage, Irish soda bread and different kinds of stews. What is a vegan to do on
Top Vegan Super Bowl Treats
Top Vegan Super Bowl Treats
The Super Bowl is fast approaching, and that means Super Bowl parties are going to popping up all over. The main food at a Super Bowl party consists of some sort of cheese dip, meat, pizza, chicken wings and a lot of other junk food. So, what is a vegan to do at a Super Bowl party? Easy--bring a dish to share. And, the best dish to bring to any football party is a dip of some sort. Here are a few
How to Make the Perfect Vegan Valentine’s Dinner
How to Make the Perfect Vegan Valentine’s Dinner
February is almost here. And, that not only means we are one more step closer to spring, it also means Valentine's Day is fast approaching. It's that time of the year when you scramble to get your sweetheart the perfect gift and figure out what to make for that splendid candlelit dinner. Now, I can't help you with the gift part of things, but I can help you with an idea on what to make for a delic
Places to Get a Vegan Meal in Syracuse–Zach’s Favorites
Places to Get a Vegan Meal in Syracuse–Zach’s Favorites
Many of us who live in Utica have found ourselves taking the 45 minutes drive to Syracuse from time to time--whether it be for shopping, food or visiting friends and family. I find myself driving out to Syracuse at least four to five times a month. What do I do when I go out there? I mainly go for shopping (at Wegmans) and for the many vegan-friendly restaurants out there. In fact, Syracuse ranked
Places to Get a Vegan Meal in Utica–Zach’s Favorites
Places to Get a Vegan Meal in Utica–Zach’s Favorites
Utica has a population of about 62,000. And out of those people, there are a few of us who are vegan. Although Utica is a somewhat small city, there are some great places to go to get a vegan or vegetarian meal. I should mention that the places on the list do have meat options as well as vegan options. Today, I would like to share with you my list of favorite vegan-friendly restaurants in Utica. R
Holiday Goodies
Holiday Goodies
The holidays are a time for family, fun, and of course, food. And, the best kind of food, other than the main course, is dessert. Whether it's sugar cookies, gingerbread cookies or pie and cake, desserts are a staple at a dinner table during the holidays. So, what about those vegan out there? (A vegan is a person who does not eat meat, fish, dairy, eggs or honey.) What do vegans eat for dessert ar
New Vegetarian Meat Tastes Like Real Meat- Introducing Beyond Meat
New Vegetarian Meat Tastes Like Real Meat- Introducing Beyond Meat
One of my biggest pet peeves is people who claim diet soda tastes like the real deal. Clearly that is false. The only diet soda that can even come close to the real deal has been Dr. Pepper 10. So this next story be a little skeptical because I am. A chef in Pennsylvania believes he has created a vegetarian meat that supposedly tastes like the real deal. This meat is called Beyond Meat.
How a Vegan Celebrates National Dessert Day
How a Vegan Celebrates National Dessert Day
First things first. What's a vegan? A vegan is like a vegetarian; however, a vegetarian will eat dairy products, a vegan will not. A vegan does not eat meat, fish, dairy or eggs. I have been a vegan for six years. So, you might be wondering, how does a vegan celebrate National Dessert Day (celebrated every October 14)? All good desserts have dairy products and eggs in them, right? Well, I'll let y