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PizzaExpress Metro Centre – Review*

We all know that there are some fantastically good places to eat as a person with dietary requirements and some not-so-good. It can be a bit of a minefield, especially if you’re dining out with someone who can just eat…
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Vegan Carreteiro – Brazilian Favourites

This dish is very dear to me, being one of my childhood favourites. I remember quite vividly being a very young child and asking my Mum, “Could you please cook us Carreteiro?”. It remained one of my favourite dishes throughout life. The…
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South Causey Inn, Durham – Overnight Stay*

The South Causey Inn, located not far from Beamish in County Durham, is a real local gem. I have written a few posts already about their food but never had the pleasure of staying over. We recently took part in…
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Dairy Free Camembert – Vegan Cheese Recipe

Dairy free cheeses have come on in leaps and bounds in the last few years. I remember the first time I tried vegan cheese and I was not enamoured. Whether my palate has changed since cutting dairy out of my…
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Sorella Sorella, Sunniside – Review

The Canny Food family are always happy to hear about local restaurants having vegan dishes and menus on offer. It just goes to show what a growing market it is and one that many need to adopt quickly so as…
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Northern Juice, Newcastle

One of the places I’ve wanted to stop by for lunch but not had the time for is Northern Juice. I met Emma, one of the owners, during a Sunday morning stroll on the Quayside last year and loved their…
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Refuse CIC in Durham

We have previously covered one of Refuse’s pop ups in Durham and I vowed to keep an eye on what other events were planned in the future so I could go along and show my support. Last weekend Mim, Nikki and the…
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Follow Your Heart Vegan Egg Review

Many people ask why vegans buy substitute products when they stop eating meat/dairy/etc. There are many answers and it all depends on the vegan you ask. I don’t continue to buy ‘sausages’ because I miss the real deal: for me…
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