Category Archives: Seattle

Treasures on the Hill, at SugarPill

I won’t often profile businesses here that aren’t vegan or vegetarian, but this one makes me so happy–and has so many products that are vegan, that I want to tell you all about it. It’s a magical little shop on … Continue reading

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A Gluten-Free Vegan Tour of Seattle

Last weekend, my sister and her boyfriend came up for some vegan food tourism (inspired by Jud’s and my visit to Portland last fall). Since Maren’s been eating gluten free for the past several months, it seemed like the perfect … Continue reading

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Cafe Munir brings Lebanese delights to Ballard

Last November I saw a tweet that led me to this Seattle Met blog post about a Lebanese bistro opening soon in Ballard. And I got really excited. I love Lebanese food and try to take advantage of Portland’s many … Continue reading

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Notes from Vegfest 2012

This weekend was Vegfest in Seattle, run by the Vegetarians of Washington. After a daunting-yet-fast-moving line, Jud and I made it in this afternoon, eating our way through the huge exhibition hall at Seattle Center. For a pair of crowd-hating … Continue reading

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Travelers Thali House: No dairy, no gluten, no soy? No problem.

About a month ago, I got an email from my friend Bernie, asking for Indian food recommendations in Seattle. A long-time vegan newly directed to avoid both gluten and soy, Bernie saw an opportunity in focusing more on Indian food, … Continue reading

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Northwest Niblets

Ok, I’m going to try to be more regular with this Northwest Niblets thing–a round up of cool little things you may have missed on Twitter or Facebook or the grocery store when you were busy with the rest of … Continue reading

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Doing some Christmas or Hanukkah shopping? Shop vegan!

There are a lot of great opportunities and tools out there this year to help you support vegan and local businesses in your holiday gift-shopping. Here are a few. Please comment with ones I’ve missed! First off, anyone in or … Continue reading

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Homemade tamales and readymade desserts

A while back my friend Chris started talking about a joint tamale-making venture. I love tamales and hate how hard/expensive it is to find vegan ones, so of course I told him I was game. I also may have a … Continue reading

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Sutra: When local foods get put to their highest use

When Sutra opened in Seattle’s Wallingford neighborhood in 2008, it was clear I needed to get myself there to check it out. Creative, gourmet, vegan food with a strong emphasis on local ingredients, sourced directly from farmers and foragers? Could … Continue reading

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Jodee’s Raw Desserts: Delicious decadence in Greenlake

I learned about Jodee’s Raw Desserts, as with so many good things around Seattle, from a blog post on Vegan Score. Annika nailed her write-up and also paid more attention to things other than the samples I was swooning over, … Continue reading

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