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Your Bay Area Vegan Thanksgiving Event and Meal Guide

Your Bay Area Vegan Thanksgiving Event and Meal Guide

| November 11, 2011 | 1 Comment

Vegans and vegetarians also love to celebrate Thanksgiving with those closest to them and share a grand meal. What we do differently is not just swap out the meat — we also thank the animals who make our lives richer, funnier, eye-opening, and loving. Here is a list of events and meal options in the area that are sure to make your veggie Thanksgiving a fabulous one!

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5th Annual Mission Pie Contest

5th Annual Mission Pie Contest

| August 29, 2011 | 3 Comments

Naturally, this is the time of year to hold pie contests. The 5th Annual Mission Pie Contest pulled in 20 hopefuls on Sunday, and the people who showed up were as varied as the pies they brought to the competition.

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Mission Reinvention: Food Businesses Buck Recession

Mission Reinvention: Food Businesses Buck Recession

| March 26, 2011 | 7 Comments

Who survives the recession in the fickle food biz in the continually evolving Mission District remains to be seen. But some food folks are trying innovative approaches to make money and create community around good grub.

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Bicoastal Pie

Bicoastal Pie

| January 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

The New York Times and NPR are saying pie is the new “it” dessert. Megan Gordon explores her two favorite pie shops–one West coast, one East Coast.

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New Year’s Resolutions: Eat Well, Cook Better, Do Good

New Year’s Resolutions: Eat Well, Cook Better, Do Good

Get inspired to eat well, cook better, and give back to your communities with our New Year’s guide to foodie resolutions.

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Food Secrets of Mission Pie’s Karen Heisler and Krystin Rubin

Food Secrets of Mission Pie’s Karen Heisler and Krystin Rubin

| December 10, 2010 | 2 Comments

Karen Heisler and Krystin Rubin first worked together to start Mission Pie, which is a for-profit business that serves sustainable food including sweet and savory pie. Heisler is also a co-founder of Pie Ranch in Pescadero, which is a non-profit sustainable farming parcel. Pie Ranch is one of the ingredient sources to Mission Pie. Here are Rubin & Heisler’s picks for Bay Area food spots.

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