Are Oreos Vegan?

Update (06/15/2011): I was just told, and just reviewed the ingredients. In Europe, and possibly elsewhere abroad, Oreos contain whey powder which is definitely NOT vegan. Boooooo! Answer: it depends on your stance on refined sugar. Backstory: a few years…

Review: Indie Candy Toffees

Have you ever tried an “all natural,” “vegan friendly” candy? Many taste like shiny cardboard. If you’re lucky, you’ll get one that tastes like sweet, shiny cardboard. It’s very hit or miss, especially vegan chocolate. But that doesn’t stop me…

Is Gelatin Vegan?

Answer: no, not usually. Gelatin is an additive that is frequently used to bind food products or make them jellied or gummy. Most often, it is produced from animal sources including bones, skin, ligaments, hooves,… There are vegetable based alternatives…