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Restaurant Review: Steak Cattle and Roll

With a name like Steak Cattle & Roll, it’s easy to imagine your friends and co-workers reaching for the nearest paper bag to breathe into when you tell them that’s where you’re going for your dinner. Alas, SC&R (like several Glaswegian burger restaurants) have taken steps to up their vegan […]

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Veganism in China: The Student Perspective

There is no word for ‘vegan’ in the Mandarin language. Even the proclamation that you are vegetarian is met with a puzzled look and the following questions: “So, do you eat beef?” “… Chicken?” “… Fish?!” If you happen to be having this conversation with a restaurant server, there is […]


Eating out at non-vegan restaurants

Quite recently I wrote a review for VC on Glasgow burger restaurant Steak Cattle & Roll’s vegan menu. While it’s true, I’ll jump at any opportunity to go out for a meal, I had some conflicting feelings about my visit. When telling people where I was going for my dinner […]

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Vegan Supermarket Finds: Biscuits

Given that tea and biscuits are a staple within the British people’s diet, as well as a fundamental aspect of many social gatherings, it’s important that vegans too have access to these delicacies. We already have a Vegan Connections article on the best plant-based milks to use, so you already […]

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Recipe: Vegan Pizza

Pizza. Is there anything it can’t do? The scene of this revelation took place cramped up on a sofa, amidst friends and beer. Alongside making finger shadows of the velociraptors from jurassic park on the projector-lit wall as pre-theatre entertainment (complete with theme tune) was the prospect of Home. Made. […]


Vegan Cities: The Budapest Guide

When you think of Budapest your mind may wander towards strikingly constructed thermal baths, majestic cafes, or perhaps the Central Market Hall that people talk so much about. Yet it seems that the vegan scene is gradually growing in Hungary’s cultured capital. Budapest is cheerfully cheap, the portions of food […]

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Recipe: Butternut Squash Linguine

Foundation • 1 onion, diced • 3 cloves of garlic, chopped • 1/2 teaspoon chilli flakes • 1 teaspoon oregano • 500ml vegetable stock Structure • 1 medium sized butternut squash, cubed • 1 small handful of fresh basil • 1 tablespoon of nutritional yeast • 300g linguine Cladding • […]

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Food Review: Bread Meats Bread

There are currently two Bread Meats Bread branches in Glasgow and one in Edinburgh, each with slightly different menus on offer. The restaurant chain has enjoyed great success since they launched a few years ago and, despite being a very meat-heavy establishment (hence the name), they actually offer a number […]