Maya’s vegan cookies

One of our best discoveries this year is Maya’s Cookies. Maya’s is located in San Diego, but cookies can be shipped anywhere in the U.S. Our cookies took about a week to arrive, and were they ever worth it! The packaging is adorable (and both boxes and paper confetti can be recycled as cat toys), … Read more

Unreal crispy dark chocolate peanut butter cups

These Unreal candies are well named; they are so unbelievably delicious we can hardly believe they are vegan (and non-GMO, and fair trade, and so on; visit the website for more info). This bag of peanut butter cups contains wrapped candies (too bad about all the extra packaging, but it’s understandable, given that they’d all … Read more

Jokerz Vegan “Snickers” Candy Bar

For anyone missing Snickers bars from their pre-vegan days, this Jokerz candy bar from Go Max Go Foods is almost exactly like the real thing. I first discovered them at Food Fight in Portland, Oregon, where I bought about half a dozen. Needless to say, this tiny number didn’t last me very long … which … Read more

2-Fer Vegan “Twix” Chocolate Bars

This 2-Fer from Go Max Go Foods is like a vegan Twix. Which is to say: If you’re a vegan who once loved Twix, you must try these candy bars. The candy bars don’t come in pairs but as one thinner, wider bar — and the main difference is that these candies have dark chocolate … Read more

Craig’s Vegan Ice Cream

We were delighted to try Craig’s vegan ice cream, special-ordered from LA and shipped to Southern Oregon. Craig’s Killa’ Vanilla (“Classic Vanilla Infused With Madagascar Vanilla Bean”) is perfection. It’s creamy and very flavorful, with little specks of vanilla bean. It beautifully topped the apple pie pictured in the background, above. The other flavor we … Read more