Tag: Vegan Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is right around the corner! I’d hoped to share a few new recipes with you this year, but, life happens. Or, job relocations happen. Between spending so much more time commuting – and checking out everything vegan Uptown Charlotte has to offer at lunch – I haven’t had the time or inclination lately to… Read More ›
Thanksgiving is quickly approaching. There are more vegans and people following a plant-based diet than ever. And my omni friends are panicking! “HELP!” they are texting me. “I’ve got vegans coming to Thanksgiving dinner!” The first thing I do is text them, in large friendly letters, “DON’T PANIC.” It’s not that hard. It really isn’t…. Read More ›
Vegan Thanksgiving Options In Charlotte, Part V … EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEAK at Nourish’s Thanksgiving Menu!
Exclusive sneak peak at Nourish’s Thanksgiving menu!
We’ve discussed the delicious vegan Thanksgiving offerings at Bean Vegan Cuisine and Fern, Flavors From The Garden. But what if you want something that is … a little less traditional? Something maybe a bit edgier? Or a mix of classic and modern? Like … oh, maybe tamales. With a side of green bean casserole. Or… Read More ›
Things turned quite chilly overnight in Charlotte, NC! When I arose this morning it was only 24! Sadly, when taking my dog for his morning walk I noticed many leaves have fallen and there are far fewer trees cloaked in beautiful reds and golds. It’s a good morning to tell you about the cozy comfort… Read More ›
Happy Friday! It’s a gorgeous Carolina day – blue skies, invigorating temps, red and gold leaves everywhere. It finally feels right to start thinking about the holidays. So this weekend, we’re going to talk about holiday food planning and your many vegan food options in Charlotte. First up, Bean, the friendly little restaurant specializing in all-vegan… Read More ›
This curried mushroom soup is a perfect November soup – rich, creamy, hearty – and vegan! It’s a soup that will impress. You might want to serve it as a first course for Thanksgiving, or as part of a soup and sandwich lunch over the holidays.
I hope everyone had a happy, healthy, and safe Halloween! And now it’s … the day after Halloween. November 1st. Time to start thinking about … Thanksgiving! For vegetarians and vegans, Thanksgiving has traditionally been one holiday we’re not … quite … so thankful for. It’s hard to get excited about a holiday that’s nicknamed,… Read More ›
Happy Holidays! Let’s do a little Thanksgiving travel together! First, we’ll visit Eat, Live, Burp, one of my very favorite blogs where I am deeply honored to have been asked to write a guest post. Once we’re there, we’ll time-travel back 25 years to an old-fashioned Thanksgiving in the American South. And then I’ll teach… Read More ›
More Vegan Thanksgiving choices in Charlotte, NC – Whole Foods! This year, Whole Foods is offering a Vegan Dinner for One. It includes Gardein Holiday Roast, Sweet Potatoes, Green Beans Almondine, Sourdough Sage Dressing, Mushroom Gravy, and Cranberry Orange Relish. Very reasonably priced at $12.95. I both love and hate this idea. On the one… Read More ›
Well-Read Wednesday will return! But Thanksgiving is fast approaching, so I wanted to make sure all local Charlotte vegans knew of their options! Today I have two more: Eco-Licious and Nourish. Many vegans have not heard of Eco-Licious, but if you’re vegan in Charlotte it’s a store you should definitely know. They bill themselves as… Read More ›
Welcome to the Virtual Vegan Potluck! I hope you enjoyed the yummy side presented by Girl Eats Greens! To me, even before I was vegetarian or vegan, Thanksgiving was NEVER about the turkey. It was ALWAYS about the side dishes, and especially the casseroles! In my family, Green Bean Casserole was simply not “done.” You… Read More ›
11/17/13 – UPDATED POST: Fern has provided me with pictures of this year’s Thanksgiving offerings! They have also extended their pre-oder date to Saturday, November 23! For several years now Charlotteans have also been thankful for Fern, Flavors from the Garden … without a doubt Charlotte’s most elegant vegetarian/vegan restaurant. It is truly a foodie… Read More ›
Here’s another restaurant in Charlotte for vegans to be thankful for – Zizi’s Awesome Vegan 2 Go. Zizi’s released their “Thanksliving” menu yesterday and are taking pre-paid orders. The deadline for ordering is Saturday, November 23rd, with pickup Wednesday, November 27 by 5:00 PM. I’d suggest ordering early, though, as Zizi’s Holiday Dinners are very… Read More ›
One of the things I’m thankful for this year is all the vegan choices we now have in Charlotte! Once upon a time in Charlotte, if a vegan didn’t feel like cooking on Thanksgiving, the options were limited to roasting an acorn squash or getting your hands on a Tofurky (blechh). And in the days… Read More ›