Monthly Archives: December 2010

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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Return of the mac

When people give me the old line, “I couldn’t go vegan because I would miss cheese too much” I say, “Boo fuckin’ hoo!”. Then I count to ten and take a few deep breaths before explaining there is now a … Continue reading

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Nuts to you

I don’t celebrate Christmas but I do celebrate eating delicious, cruelty-free food. On a recent trip to the Whole Foods Market location in London I spied with my vegan eye a vegan sign near the back wall of the lower … Continue reading

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I like my steak vegan

I have a problem. Potato. Fried, mashed or even steamed. I cannot get enough of this most common of common root vegetables. Some people have joked it must be my Irish heritage compelling me to eat barrels of the stuff. … Continue reading

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Another drink, Sue?

For the most part, I don’t have trouble following a plant-based diet. The UK enjoys an incredibly-wide array of products found in supermarkets and health food stores. There is, however, one area of consumption where I sometimes struggle to have … Continue reading

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