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
The 10 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 10 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.
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