Strawberry and Hazelnut Streusel Cake with Maple Vanilla Glaze

Care of Amy Symington of ameliaeats.com Makes 1 bundt cake or 20 small servings Prep time: 15 minutes Baking time: 45-50 minutes Nutritional Bonus: This dessert does not use any processed sugars, is high in fibre and vitamin C and contains zero cholesterol due to the use of ground flax seed in lieu of eggs…. Read more »

Discount Profile: Disgraceland

Toronto’s vegan restaurant scene is booming, with new places opening all the time. No longer is it surprising to find vegan comfort food or bakeries in all parts of the city. You would think with such a plethora of options in this city it would be hard to find something unique, but Disgraceland, a vegan-friendly… Read more »

March Social Group Events

Halton-Peel Veggie Social Group Join them for lunch at Maro’s Bistro at 135 Kerr Street in Oakville on Sunday, March 26th at noon. Maro’s has a vegetarian/vegan-friendly menu that they describe as “Home-style Middle Eastern, with a twist”. RSVP to haltonpeel@veg.ca. Veggie of Hamilton-Burlington Join them for dinner at Mesa Mexican Restaurant in Hamilton on Saturday,… Read more »

Toronto Starch Solution: Reclaiming Health and Appearance

Care of Judy Newman, group leader of Toronto Starch Solution Are you vegetarian or vegan with some health concerns? Have you been diagnosed with arthritis, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, or some other chronic condition and prescribed a lifetime of medications? Are you concerned about a family history of disease, or just… Read more »

Sweet Potato and Peanut Soup

Care of Amy Symington of ameliaeats.com Makes 6 servings Soup ingredients: 1 tsp grapeseed oil 1 small onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 red chili pepper, minced 1 tbsp ground coriander 1 tbsp ground cumin 1 tbsp paprika 4 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and diced 1 L vegetable stock 1 540 ml can coconut… Read more »

February 2017 Social Group Events

Halton-Peel Veggie Social Group Join them for lunch at Dai Bi Chay Vegetarian Restaurant at 2399 Cawthra Road in Mississauga on Saturday, February 17th at noon. RSVP to haltonpeel@veg.ca. Veggie Movie Group Join them on February 26th for an Oscars Viewing Party! Stay tuned to their Facebook page or e-mail list for details. Email moviegroup@veg.ca… Read more »

January 2017 Social Group Events

East End Veggie Social Group The East End Veggie Social Group is meeting for dinner on Thursday, January 12th at 6:30 pm, at The Magic Oven (1450 Danforth Avenue, west of Coxwell Ave.). Please RSVP on the East End Veggie Social Group Facebook page. Halton-Peel and Hamilton-Burlington Veggie Social Groups These two groups will meet… Read more »

Discount Profile: Suup Health Bar

Who doesn’t crave a hot, cozy soup in the winter in Toronto? Well isn’t it perfect timing that Suup Health Bar happens to be Toronto’s newest vegan lunch spot and that they’re giving a free soup to members of the Toronto Vegetarian Association! The first time I went I was overwhelmed with the options. The… Read more »

December 2016 Social Group Events

Durham Veg The Durham Veg Group will meet for dinner at Copper Branch in Brooklin on December 7th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. RSVP to durhamveg@gmail.com. Halton-Peel Veggie Social Group The Halton-Peel Group will be holding a holiday potluck on Saturday, December 10th. It will be at the eastern edge of Oakville, near Winston Churchill… Read more »