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The Best Foodie Finds from Expo West 2015: The Refrigerated Section

The Best Foodie Finds from Expo West 2015: the refrigerated section

Last weekend, four members of the Vegan Cuts team bravely marched into Expo West knowing they faced a challenge: Choose their favorite food from all of the tasty, mouth-watering samples available.

Since choosing just one proved impossible, here are their top 10 picks. Keep your eye out for these delicious items in the refrigerated section of your local grocery store!

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Top 5 Questions Vegans Get Asked at Cookouts


Ever been the only vegan at a party? We’ve all been there! Sometimes the non-vegans are genuinely interested in learning more about the environmental and ethical reasons you’ve chosen to crack down on cruelty. Other times they’re just wanting to joke with you about how many cows they eat. Either way, you’re sure to field quite a few of these Qs while chowing down on your jackfruit BBQ.  

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Take a Hike: 5 Fueling Snacks for Hitting the Trails


Hiking is one of my favorite forms of exercise. Escaping into the wilderness allows for a bit of solitude and time to enjoy the birds, scenery, and natural wonders of the world. For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, summer is just around the bend, which means plenty of warm weather and sunshine–an ideal mix for hitting the trails. I’ve compiled a list of my go-to hiking snacks so that you too, can immerse yourself in the forest without going hungry. So, lace up your sneaks, pack some snacks, and head out for adventure!

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Bauernfrühstück: The Perfect Weekend Breakfast


I don’t know about you, but breakfast is pretty essential to my day. It’s the sole factor in determining whether or not I have enough energy to make it through to lunch, and also ensures that my mood remains pleasant. But one can only have so many smoothies and bowls of granola. That’s why we’ve headed into international territory and asked Constanze Reichardt, author of the blog Seitan is My Motor, to share a traditional German breakfast recipe with us–veganized of course!

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Trending Dishes on Vegan Menus: 5 Finds We’re Loving


Living in relatively tiny Portland isolates me from the rest of the vegan world. Yet, it’s a wonderful city for foodies such as myself. When I was researching trending items on vegan menus, I felt a bit like a food critic on a mission–a very tasty mission. I didn’t go so far as to whip out a pad of paper and a pen, but I did tote along my camera to capture some of the goodness I discovered and devoured. Join me, why don’t you?

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Eating Vegan on the Cheap


If you think eating nourishing, well-balanced vegan meals is challenging because of cost, you’re not alone. Brightly-colored produce, organic tofu, and nuts add up! Nobody wants a grocery bill that teeters on the edge of too much so fortunately there are plenty of ways to save on shopping while still enjoying delicious meals. We asked Bianca Phillips, author of the blog Vegan Crunk, and the March Vegan Cuts Snack Box curator, to share her favorite money-saving tips.

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