Go to the main content Menu
Back
Mohawk Bend
Photo courtesy of Mohawk Bend
News Los Angeles
Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell

Mohawk Bend Is Launching Vegan Breakfast Sandwiches Infused with Alcohol

These aren’t your average brunch dishes.

Echo Park’s Mohawk Bend has been a go-to spot for vegan-friendly brews and bites for over a decade. Although this eatery is most famous for its Buffalo cauliflower, the menu features many other vegan dishes, like burgers, pizzas, and bowls. This month, Mohawk Bend is launching vegan breakfast sandwiches infused with alcohol!

Kitchen Manager Tim Balen came up with the idea for these “edible cocktails” in an attempt to fuse Mohawk Bend’s amazing bar program with its food menu. Balen took three popular brunch dishes and infused each with a full serving of alcohol (1.5 oz) that complements the original flavor combinations. “The challenge was being able to balance the essence of the spirits while complementing the flavor of the food. We want our guests to know that they’re getting spirits in there while still making a great tasting dish,” Balen shared.

Mohawk Bend

Photo courtesy of Mohawk Bend

All of the sandwiches are served vegan by default, with non-vegan alternatives available upon request. See below for more details about each handheld!

  • Bloody Mary Breakfast Sandwich: This savory sando features a folded JUST Egg, vegan bacon, horseradish aioli, a Bloody Mary-spiced tomato spread, and organic celery infused with New Amsterdam Vodka—all served on a toasted English muffin.
  • Old Fashioned Almond Butter & Jelly: The classic PB&J got an adult makeover! With its blackberry & fig preserves and house-made almond butter incorporated with Four Roses Bourbon on toasted sourdough, you’ll feel nostalgic and tipsy all at once.
  • Rummy MoGriddle: Mohawk Bend is giving McDonald’s a run for its money with this heavenly handheld! In between pancake buns injected with rum and maple syrup, you’ll bite into a folded JUST Egg, vegan sausage patty, and rum-infused butter.

Mohawk Bend debuts its new edible cocktail menu next Saturday, March 12, and items can be ordered during brunch service (Saturdays and Sundays 10am-4pm) from that point on. The sandwiches are limited to two per person and are only served to guests 21 and over. Guests are encouraged to eat responsibly.

For more information, visit Mohawk.LA.

Allie Mitchell

@alliemitch

When Allie responded to an Instagram post on @vegoutlosangeles a few years ago, she had no idea she’d join the coolest vegan team on the planet. An Austin native, actress, yogi, and part-time sword fighter (don’t ask!), Allie is on a mission to live her best life and inspire others to do the same. She graduated from Hussian College In Studio with a B.F.A. in Contemporary Musical Theatre + Film and currently acts, writes, and eats her way through Los Angeles.

Must-have products: MUSH Overnight Oats, Califia Farms Creamer, HURRAW! Lip Balm, Facial Lounge Feather-Light Miracle Moisturizer

Articles by Allie
Allie Mitchell

More from VegOut

See the article the best vegan restaurants in florida

The Best Vegan Restaurants in Florida

From the Panhandle to the big city, Florida is a hot spot for plant-based eats.

Allison van Tilborgh Allison van Tilborgh
Love Life Cafe
Food & Drink
See the article 10 best vegan restaurants for a date night in la

10 Best Vegan Restaurants for a Date Night in LA

There are only green flags at these vegan eateries!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Avant Garden Bistro
Food & Drink
See the article vegan baked goods that ship nationwide for the holidays

Vegan Baked Goods That Ship Nationwide for the Holidays

From Hanukkah bundt cakes and Christmas cookies to gingerbread house kits, this list covers it all!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Dear Bella Creamery
Food & Drink
See the article our 5 secret ingredients for vegan holiday cooking

Our 5 Secret Ingredients for Vegan Holiday Cooking

Add these products to your plant-based recipes this holiday season!

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Bragg
Sponsored Food & Drink
See the article prados beauty celebrates indigenous beauty and resilience

Prados Beauty Celebrates Indigenous Beauty and Resilience

Founder Cece Meadows puts Indigenous voices at the forefront of the beauty industry.

Alejandra Tolley Alejandra Tolley
Prados Beauty
Fashion & Beauty
See the article 8 vegan sweaters to keep you warm this winter

8 Vegan Sweaters to Keep You Warm This Winter

We’re staying warm this season with these vegan styles!

Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb
Will's Vegan Store
Fashion & Beauty
See the article 10 vegan chocolate chip brands perfect for baking

10 Vegan Chocolate Chip Brands Perfect for Baking

These dairy-free chocolate chips were made for cookies, waffles, muffins, and more.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Pascha Chocolate
Food & Drink
See the article 12 vegan beauty gifts to shop this holiday season

12 Vegan Beauty Gifts to Shop This Holiday Season

Deck the halls with boughs of vegan beauty gifts!

Alejandra Tolley Alejandra Tolley
Fleur & Bee
Fashion & Beauty
See the article sustainably and carefully sourced ingredients set this native american-owned vegan bakery apart

Sustainably and Carefully Sourced Ingredients Set This Native American-Owned Vegan Bakery Apart

Place an order from Wholesome Bakery in honor of Native American Heritage Month!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Wholesome Bakery
Food & Drink
See the article 8 vegan bakeries in los angeles

8 Vegan Bakeries in Los Angeles

Stock up for the holidays at these sweet stops!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Just What I Kneaded
Food & Drink Los Angeles
See the article 11 best cruelty-free, vegan laundry detergents

11 Best Cruelty-Free, Vegan Laundry Detergents

Elevate your laundry day with these plant-based brands.

Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb
Seventh Generation
Shopping
See the article pomona’s first all-vegetarian spot borreguitas serves traditional mexican dishes

Pomona’s First All-Vegetarian Spot Borreguitas Serves Traditional Mexican Dishes

This powerful story highlights how the Torres family turned their 15-year-old restaurant into Pomona’s first vegetarian spot!

Alejandra Tolley Alejandra Tolley
Borreguitas
Food & Drink Los Angeles

Newsletter

We’ll keep you updated on new information,
upcoming events, and the best deals in your area.

By signing up you agree to receive emails from VegOut Magazine
and accept our terms of use, privacy policy, and cookie policy.

Subscribe Now

Get the latest in plant-based news, entertainment, and lifestyle delivered straight to your door (or inbox!)
Order the magazine!

Navigation

Subscribe Now

Order the magazine!
Close

Filters

Cities

The Most

Writer

Test

Test 2

ddd