Steve’s Dairy Free Ice cream

It was lovely (even in this chilly weather) to find several dairy-free flavors of Steve’s ice cream in our local grocery’s freezer. We sampled Chocolate Salty Caramel, Moroccan Mash Up, and Cold-Brewed Cinnamon Coffee. All are coconut based, and all are delicious. The Chocolate Salty Caramel is creamy and lovely, with swirls of rich caramel … Read more

Tom Bumble Peanut Butter Chocolates

These Tom Bumble chocolates, handmade in Oregon, are simply the best ever for chocolate/peanut butter lovers. These amazing candies (they are the vegan version of Butterfinger bars) come in smooth and nutty, both equally delicious. Both varieties have a light coating of melt-in-your-mouth dark chocolate, and both are crunchy and absolutely sublime. These chocolates are … Read more

Just Cookie Dough

Though we are still desperately searching for Just Mayo, we did discover this new item in our local grocer’s freezer. This product is, of course, for baking, but when (after thawing it out in the fridge) we had a taste of this cookie dough straight from the container, it didn’t last long enough to make … Read more

Unreal chocolate-covered peanuts

It was a delight to be in Berkeley recently and to shop at Vegan Republic (the all-vegan store that supports the sanctuary Animal Place); because everything in the store is vegan, there is no need to read labels when you find something wonderful (from food to clothing to cosmetics). And so, when I glimpsed these … Read more