Monthly Archives: March 2011

Dr Oz and Vegan Cupcakes!!

 

Wednesday, March 30th Dr Oz’s special guests were chef Art Smith and Elmo. Art with Elmo close by demonstrated his Healthy Hummingbird Cupcakes. The ingredients are listed below. For the recipe click here. Make sure you watch the clip of the demo- Elmo’s really cute! 

Ingredients

1 cup unbleached all-purpose flour, or spelt flour
1/4 cup whole wheat pastry flour
1 tspn ground cinnamon
1/2 tspn baking powder
1/4 tspn salt
1 ripe banana, mashed
1/2 cup crushed pineapple, with juice
2/3 cup organic granulated cane sugar
1/4 cup canola oil
1/3 cup apple sauce
1 tspn vanilla extract
1/2 cup walnuts, finely chopped

Frosting
1 container tofu cream cheese (or non-dairy cream cheese)
1/2 cup soy margarine
2 cups powdered sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 1/2 tsp lemon juice

Dessert Recipes

Holiday Cookie Swap

  In December Linda hosted a woman’s holiday cookie swap. Everyone had a great time and     left with lots of delicious vegan cookies to share with family and friends. The recipe that I shared with everyone was from the following site. Low Fat Peanut Butter Cookies….YUUMMM!!

http://www.myvegancookbook.com/recipes/recipe.php?id=10

Dessert Recipes, POTLUCKS

CousCous

CousCous_logoMoroccan Cuisine & Hookah Lounge

Route 70 East, 145 Barclay Farms Shopping Center
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
856-427-9994
Visit their web site:  http://couscousnj.com/index.html

Offers 10% discount to VSSJ members.
For membership information, click here.

* Receive discount with VSSJ membership, Camden County, Cherry Hill, DINING GUIDE, New Jersey, Restaurants with some veg options

Norma’s Mediterranean Restaurant

 

Normas_logo

Route 70 East
145 Barclay Farms Shopping Center
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
856-795-1373
Visit their web site:  http://normasrestaurant.com/

Middle Eastern.  Norma’s serves a variety of vegetarian and vegan items.

Hours:  M-Th 11am-9pm; F-Sa 11am-10pm; Su 5pm-9pm

Offers 10% discount to VSSJ members.
For membership information, click here.

* Receive discount with VSSJ membership, Camden County, Cherry Hill, DINING GUIDE, New Jersey, Restaurants with some veg options

Healthy Garden Natural Food Cafe

HealthyGarden_logo73 East Main Street
Moorestown, NJ 08057
856-234-2522, Fax: 856-234-2577
Visit their web site: http://www.healthygardencafe.com/

Many vegetarian and vegan options, some organic. Fresh vegetable & fruit juices that you can add a shot of wheat grass juice, ginseng or other nutrient enhancing options to.

Hours:  Su-Th 8am-9pm; F-Sa 8am-10pm

Offers 10% discount to VSSJ members.
For membership information, click here.

* Receive discount with VSSJ membership, Burlington County, DINING GUIDE, Moorestown, New Jersey, Restaurants with some veg options

Wildflower Earthly Vegan Fare

Wildflower_logoVillage on High, 501 N. High St
Millville, NJ 08332
856-265-7955
eatpeace@wildflowervegan.com
Visit their web site: http://wildflowervegan.com/

Fresh, local, whole-grain, and organic ingredients.  Soups, sandwiches, sushi, salads, wraps, baked goods, and desserts.  Sunday brunch.

Hours:  W & Th 11am-6pm, F & Sa 11am-9pm, Su 11am-5pm

Offers VSSJ members free tea or coffee (hot or iced) when you bring in your own reusable cup.

For membership information, click here.

CLICK HERE FOR A REVIEW OF THIS RESTAURANT

* Receive discount with VSSJ membership, Cumberland County, DINING GUIDE, Millville, New Jersey, Vegan Restaurants

Blackbird Pizzeria

507 S 6th St
Philadelphia PA 19147
215-625-6660

Visit their web site: http://blackbirdpizzeria.com

contact@blackbirdpizzeria.com

Hours: Monday-Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday 11am-9pm

vegan pizza, sandwiches, salads

Offers 10% discount to VSSJ members.
For membership information, click here.

* Receive discount with VSSJ membership, DINING GUIDE, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Vegan Restaurants