The Best of 2009 !!! 2009 was definitely the year of the Veg & Green lifestyle. From Ellen to Oprah, Tal Ronnen to Alicia Silverstone, Gardein to Daiya, the last year of the decade was a veritable vegan, health & eco fireworks extravaganza! So I figured I’d compile my faves of the last year in case any of you missed them so that you can enjoy them well into the new decade ; )
- Veggie Grill – www.veggiegrill.com – Los Angeles & Orange County, CA -Hands down, Veggie Grill made it’s biggest waves in 2009. One of the best vegan fast food chains, everyone is hoping to spread ou nationwide in the new decade.
- Pizza Fusion – www.pizzafusion.com – Nationwide – Angelenos were so excited when Pizza Fusion came to town from the North East! Featuring all sorts of pizzas including vegan and gluten free, you can’t go wrong here.
- Z Pizza – www.zpizza.com – Nationwide – Yet another Pizza chain that has crossed the country and delighting the dairy free folk! Z Pizza switched to the remarkable Daiya Vegan Cheese this year bringing smiles to their new vegan patrons nation wide ; )
- Cruzer Pizza – Los Angeles, CA – A local pizza joint that got wise to the untapped vegan market and began offering vegan pizzas, lasagnas, chik’n parms & more! In addition, their first location ditched traditional pizzas and went completely vegan – woohoo!