Where to Eat Vegan in Napa

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Call me lucky, but I have friends who are always the first to learn about upcoming vegan events in town and out. Six months ago, my friend Rosie alerted me that vegan cookbook author and vegan culinary celebrity, Isa Chandra Moskowitz will be in Napa on February 8th for a cooking tour. The event sold out quickly…

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Where to Eat Vegan: Flacos, Berkeley

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Flacos is a quaint vegan Mexican restaurant in Berkeley. I’d like to believe it has a mission similar to Astig Vegan’s: to pay homage to a culture by veganizing its cuisine while preserving its authenticity. I met up with my friend Clare to have lunch with her and to catch up while she’s visiting the Bay Area. At the…

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Where to Eat Vegan: Blaze, Fremont

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Believe it or not, my best friend and I exchanged holiday gifts just last week. My best friend, Lhen visited the Philippines so I had to wait for her to come back. Meeting up for the holidays has become our tradition; we would meet up, eat good food, exchange gifts, catch up with what’s new, and reminisce the good old days….

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Dining at Millennium Before It Closes Down

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Bittersweet news. The vegan fine dining restaurant, Millennium in San Francisco is closing down. Bittersweet because it won’t be renewing its lease but it will move to another location, possibly in the East Bay. So while it’s not really goodbye but see you later, my friends and I still decided to have dinner here for one last…

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Where to Eat Vegan: Millennium, San Francisco

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For our fourth year anniversary, Chris and I celebrated at the place where we had our first date, Millennium restaurant in San Francisco. Millennium is one of the best vegan fine dining destinations in the country if not the best. It offers innovative, inventive, and artisanal vegan concoctions. Every dish at Millennium has an element of…

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Where to Eat Vegan: Los Angeles

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After my first successful demo at Savor Filipino, I was excited to do more. And do more demos I did. I got a Facebook message from a friend who said he knows a professor asking about me and asking if I could teach a demo showcasing my vegan Filipino recipes. I thought about it and said no….

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Part 3: Vegan Finds in LA: Shojin Vegan Japanese

Rewinding back to the day my friends, Jen and Rosie, and I drove all the way to LA from San Francisco Bay Area, memories of eating at Shojin Restaurant and meeting @veganfoodshare and @yvonne_deliciously_vegan come to my mind. These moments make me smile-and hungry. SHOJIN 333 S. Alameda St. Suite 310 Los Angeles (Little Tokyo Shopping Center 3F)…

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Where to Eat Vegan: Los Angeles

REAL FOOD DAILY 899 E Del Mar Blvd, Pasadena, CA Real Food Daily was our first stop on our vegan LA food trip so you could just imagine how excited my friends and I were after long hours of driving.  The one we went to is in Pasadena (it also has other locations in Santa…

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Where to Eat Vegan: Los Angeles

Lately, Los Angeles has been kicking butt producing vegan and vegan-friendly establishments. Not to mention, most of these places are organic and macrobiotic. I’m not usually a big fan of trends but this healthy vegan trend is something that I hope will never go away. My friends, Rosie and Jen, and I drove down to Los…

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Where to Eat Vegan: San Francisco

I had the pleasure and honor to be invited to an Instagram meet up with Cobi Kim, the woman behind the YouTube Channel, Veggietorials. I joined my friends Jen (@whollyvegan), and Rosie (@rose_petalz) in meeting Cobi at Anzu Restaurant inside Hotel Nikko San Francisco. Cobi lives in Hawaii and is visiting San Francisco for a short…

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