Vegan Food Fair 2017

Vegan Food Fair 2017

This is less of a blog post and more of a visual feast of all the goodies at the Vegan Food Fair.  

I had a piece of cheese for breakfast before I left, (and I apologised to all the vegans in the world as I did this - and I do again now) but I needed to reduce the anxiety - I have had some pretty poor experiences with some foods in this category, and I didn't want to get 'hangry' with my friends - Georgie and Michelle.   As it turned out - I needn't have worried... 

Met the Challenge Wall - cool idea!!  Took that challenge - and I am goig to be brutally honest here - my first card read "give up dairy for 2 weeks" quickly popped that card back (my friends will understand this) and pulled out another "make a vegan dessert" this is the link to my challenge... Coconut Raspberry Mousse -  Because I kinda cheated (read outright cheated) I have  made it up with a REALLY good dessert recipe, at least I hope I have.

Some food was just incredible the Bibimbap I will be seeking out all the Dumplings (House of Dumplings and The Rolling Pin) and Little Island Ice cream - all of them.... I would eat all over again, there were a couple that left me convinced that full-time veganism, is probably never going to be my thing.  Vegetarian is a distinct possibility though.

My least favourite discoveries.... Not convinced that this is close enough to cheese, and definitely not a fan of Tempeh.  Although from what I read about  Tempeh - its pretty damn good for you.....

 

To be honest I initially, probably wouldn't have gone on my own, because I didn't think the food would be flavourful or interesting enough, and that the company would more than make up for it. WRONG (not the company - they are always fun to hang with)  the FOOD - I seriously underestimated the food.  Next year I will happily trot off to eat and discover on my own. I hope to go with friends, but the food was enticing and interesting enough to go on my own.  

Coconut Raspberry Mousse

Coconut Raspberry Mousse

Gerome

Gerome

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