The Impossible Burger

I’ve long heard all about the Impossible Burger, a plant-based, 100% vegan patty that is supposed to taste like real beef, but haven’t until now had a chance to try it. Of all places, I found it on the menu at an airport hotel bar (Landings, at the LAX Hilton, to be precise). The “burger” … Read more

Hail Merry Chocolate Almond Butter Tart

We got to sample another of the delicious Hail Merry tarts — and Chocolate Almond Butter is incredible. It’s very rich, like the chocolate tart, but it may in fact be even more delicious, as the almond butter adds a saltiness that complements the chocolate perfectly. It’s not unlike the most magnificent peanut-butter cup you … Read more

Vegan Rob’s Cauliflower Puffs

The nice thing about buying snacks from someone named Vegan Rob is that you don’t have to ask “Is this vegan?” Which leaves me free to focus on my next question: Is this good? And it is good. Very good in fact. I was never much of a cheese puffs kinda snacker so perhaps I had … Read more

Trader Joe’s Vegan Pesto Sauce

While this did begin solely as a cheese-tasting blog, we’ve clearly ventured beyond (what else could we do, with so many delicious vegan foods out there?). Thanks to an awesome vegan cashier at our local Trader Joe’s, we were introduced to this vegan pesto sauce, made with basil, kale, and cashews. She said we would … Read more