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Protein Bomb

July 28, 2010 Leave a comment

My sandwich at lunch today had at least 21 grams of protein. No wonder I wasn’t hungry until way later…

  • Whole Foods Multigrain bread: 4 grams protein per slice
  • 4 slices LightLife faux turkey: 13 grams protein

Now I just gotta figure out who owns LightLife. I heard a rumor it was some huge conglomerate like Dean Foods or some bullshit like that. Could be a deal-breaker. That turkey is so good though. At least I know it is non-GMO.

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Snobby Joes

May 22, 2010 1 comment

Sloppy Joes for snobby vegans.

With tots of course.

Made with French green lentils, green bell pepper, tomato sauce, and onion. Our new Veganomicon is paying dividends already. I can see this in a public school lunch program. Easy, tasty, healthy, fun for kids, ethically delicious.

The Rocket

May 14, 2010 Leave a comment

The Rocket

Now that’s a salad. Onion rings and tempeh bacon on top of greens and veggies. The dressing was fantastic too.

City O City’s “The Rocket” salad.

Some sort of curry

May 13, 2010 Leave a comment

Cauliflower, peas, onions, rice, curry… you know it looks good. Well, it was.

Swing Thai

May 12, 2010 1 comment

Red curry with coconut milk

Why not, right?

"GFV" on the menu = gluten-free and vegan

Swing Thai for curry. How can you ever go wrong with curry? They have 3 locations in Denver. We went to the one at 301 S. Pennsylvania. Friendly staff. Worth a look.

Rhymes with Jai-Ya

April 6, 2010 Leave a comment

Daiya cheddar and mozz

Daiya is here! After months of reading VegNews brag-blogs about how great Daiya cheese is, the notoriously melty vegan cheese is now available on Denver store shelves. I haven’t checked which stores have it, but I can tell you that the Cherry Creek Whole Foods does, and I imagine the other Denver locations probably do too. They had these 8 oz packs priced at $4.69 each.

Even though it was late when I got these puppies home, I had to try a bit, so I threw some cheddar shreds on a bit of leftover steamed broccoli. Tasty results:

Chipotle Garden Blend Burrito

April 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Garden Blend Burrito

Chipotle is toying with a new vegan option. The Garden Blend Burrito has a Gardein-created chickenish faux meat, along with all the Chipotle standbys. It is only available at a few locations nationwide, so I had to check it out. In Denver, you can get it at the Chipotle on Alameda and Logan. Worth a taste.