Could It Be . . . Seitan?
Normally, wed never urge anyone to mimic George W. Bush (except in jest, of course), but were making a one-time exception: Ape the soon-to-be-ex-Presidents annual tradition of pardoning a turkey by refraining from ripping through the usual 10-pound Butterball on Thanksgiving Day. Instead, give your karma a major boost by feting and feasting without harming any animals at the vegan-friendly ThanksLiving 2008 green Vegetarian Restaurant.
Proprietor and vegan chef extraordinaire Damon Brasch will whip up a marvelously meat-free multi-course meal that makes your usual Stouffer's spread seem like cold mashed potatoes. Besides a faux turkey made from seitan (a wheat-gluten meat substitute), Brasch promises sun-dried cranberry and toasted walnut stuffing, smoked paprika sweet corn, organic winterberry and oat cobbler, and a selection of vegan desserts.
The Humane Society will also offer animal adoptions, raffles will be held, and local bands Custom Deluxe, The Black River Bandit, Farewell Review, and Man About A Dog will perform.
Thu., Nov. 27, 12-4 p.m., 2008
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly guide to events in Phoenix, and never be bored again. With suggestions for every day of the week, our recommendations will keep you busy on any budget.
More Calendar News
- Pinhead Number One
Sat., Oct. 10, 9:30am
Sat., Oct. 10, 1:00pm
Sat., Oct. 10, 6:30pm
Sat., Oct. 10, 7:00pm
- How not to Make Love to a Woman
- Sweet Charity