Jared is a Southern California native who is passionate about traveling and all things sustainable. When he’s not tending his vegetable garden, he can be spotted exploring beaches around the world, listening to jazz music, and laughing until the point of tears.
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Food & Drink
Where to Find Vegan Dessert in San Diego
Breakfast might be the most important meal of the day, but dessert is certainly the most exciting! Dessert is far more dynamic than it gets credit for, and our list of 10 places serving vegan dessert in San Diego is here to show you why. Prepare your taste buds for flavors that'll cover the spectrum of salty and sweet to spicy, tart, and everything in between. Here’s where to find vegan dessert in San Diego!
The 11 Best Vegan Hot Dog Brands
Nothing signals that it’s summertime quite like firing up the grill and dining al fresco. On those days you’re aching for the perfect bite to pair with your grilled veggies, look no further. Whether you want a protein-packed andouille-flavored sausage link or a classic seitan-based Chicago-style dog, you can find them all on our list of 11 vegan hot dog brands.
10 Spots for Vegan Mexican Food in San Diego
You don’t have to look far to see how much influence San Diego draws from Baja and beyond. Mexican food, however, has a long history of being meat-centric and heavily reliant on dairy—that is, until now! These restaurants carry everything from award-winning mushroom “meat” tacos to plant-based surf and turf burritos. Here are our 10 picks for vegan Mexican food in San Diego!
Portland’s All-Vegan Obon Shokudo to Open Brick-and-Mortar
Vegan Morrison Market vendor set to open brick-and-mortar location on SE Grand Ave in Portland at the beginning of July.
Canada’s All-Vegan Grocery Store, PlantX, Is Coming to San Diego
PlantX is a one-stop vegan retailer that sells everything from oat milks and canned goods to all-natural soaps and air-purifying indoor plants. They carry thousands of products across 350+ brands—meaning if it's vegan, it can most likely be found in one of their stores. If not, then it’s probably being loaded on a delivery truck to be stocked on shelves later in the week. Leading up to 2021, this West Vancouver-based business was only located throughout Canada, but it will soon make its United States debut in the Hillcrest neighborhood of San Diego.
VegOut’s Los Angeles Vegan Gift Guide
Gift giving is a tradition as old as time, but not too long ago collective sighs could be heard across the world when it came time to buy thoughtful presents for vegans. Now, plant-based gift shopping is anything but boring and the furthest thing from difficult! Our Los Angeles vegan gift guide has you covered with everything from hand-poured candles and toxin-free spas to French-style pastries and some of the best chocolate you’ve ever had!
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