Is Beer Vegan?
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Is Beer Vegan?

Let’s try to figure out if beer is vegan. Is Beer Vegan? Beer in itself is vegan. It is made up of grains like barley or wheat, yeast, hops, and water. However, the materials used in making beer, most especially in commercial brewing processes may utilize ingredients that come from animals. Why would breweries use…

Chocolate Beer Waffles
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Chocolate Beer Waffles

  Chocolate Beer Waffles from Vegan Brunch: Homestyle Recipes Worth Waking Up For by Isa Chandra Moskowitz This is probably one of my favorite recipes in the book, Vegan Brunch. It will make you want to eat breakfast for all three meals of the day. You will probably already have most of the ingredients in…

Are Oreos Vegan?
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Are Oreos Vegan?

Oreos – A vegan sweet tooth’s dream The vegan lifestyle isn’t easy. Perhaps it’s tricky to eat out with friends. Maybe you find yourself explaining “vegan” to your Grandma for the twentieth time. And, sometimes, you just get a craving for something sweet—but can’t find a vegan version. While we can’t do a thing about…

Tropical Coconut Cake
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Tropical Coconut Cake

  Adapted from The 100 Best Vegan Baking Recipes by Kris Holecheck Ingredients 1 1/2 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup oil 1 cup milk 1 tablespoon vanilla 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar 2 small cans mandarin oranges, well drained and chopped Coconut Glaze Directions Preheat the…

Vegan Egg Substitutes
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Vegan Egg Substitutes

Any vegan thinking about transforming their favorite baked goods into a vegan-friendly treat has learned that the most challenging part is finding an egg replacer that eliminates the egg without making the taste worse. It’s a tall order, especially when you consider that eggs have several functions when it comes to baking: they add moisture,…