Monthly Archives: December 2010

Cherry cherry boom boom

I’m in a quandary, dear viewers. It is tearing me apart. Do I love cherry, strawberry or raspberry beer the best? Regular visitors to the Haus of FGV will be all too familiar with the relationship I am fostering with … Continue reading

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A drunk, Welsh poet walks into a bar

If you fancy a sampling of vegan food and alcohol, with a dash of animal rights and queer history thrown in for good measure, head to the central London area known as Fitzrovia. Fitzrovia is an unofficial neighbourhood situated just … Continue reading

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Vegan ice cream wars

It is part of my genetic make-up as a fat, gay vegan to be obsessed with ice cream. Dairy free desserts are becoming increasingly easy to locate with most major supermarkets stocking at least one or two brands of vegan … Continue reading

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Bobbing for apple cider

One of the best things about being vegan in the UK is the access to an abundance of clearly-labelled, cruelty-free alcohol. As I have mentioned previously, alcohol is often made with the aid of animal by-products. The most common way … Continue reading

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Meat is murder… eat falafel

Yes, I am overweight. Sure, I am a homosexual. Certainly, I choose to not eat animal products. For people who know me well, it also wouldn’t have been a surprise to see a reference to musical icon Morrissey crammed into … Continue reading

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One of everything, please

Do you ever have difficulty deciding what to eat when faced with many options? One way out of this precarious situation is to buy one of everything. My trip to Whole Foods Market in Kensington a few days ago saw … Continue reading

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Cereal killer

Breakfast isn’t my most consistent meal of the day. It’s not that I don’t like eating in the morning, but I often find myself keeping strange hours that result in my first meal of the day being closer to midday. … Continue reading

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222 Veggie Vegan ate my heart

Rest assured, I know about food. During the course of my FGV existence, I have consumed food in many countries and across several continents. I consider myself quite the connoisseur when it comes to vegan cuisine. You should seriously consider … Continue reading

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Brotherly love

I recently discovered something that is drastically changing my drinking habits. Most people I know would consider me a moderate to heavy drinker. The arrival of Brothers ciders into my life is pushing me ever closer to the more extreme … Continue reading

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Wait(rose) for sugar!

The UK has a knack of turning a short car journey up the motorway into an epic battle for survival. If you have ever traversed one of the main vehicle routes, you would know that the slightest hint of adverse … Continue reading

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