Hudson Valley Vegans Past Events - 2018!!!! Sat. April 7th: CafeDrake - Persian-Themed Vegan Dinner: A Celebratory Night in Old Tehran- Complimentary Cocktail Harira (Spicy Vegetable Soup with Chickpeas, Whole Wheat Vermicelli and Caraway Seeds) Sweet Potato and Quinoa Kibbeh (Savory Cake) + Parsley and Preserved Lemon Salad Baked Olives and Oranges with Garlic Flatbreads Levantine Green Bean Rice Pilaf with Smokey Tofu Steaks + House-Pickled Radishes + Carrots with Tahini and Dill Dressing Dessert + Mint Tea Wed. March 21st Spring Equinox Gathering @ the vegan venue, Rhinebeck NY. Sun. March 11th Woodstock Pizza Trattoria. Special Vegan Brunch for Hudson Valley Vegans, created by owner/chef Chris Depew. Sun. Feb 18th - Cafe Drake,at the Vegan Venue. Photos below! Menu: Complimentary Cocktail Cream of Tomato Soup / Persian Sesame Biscuits (GF) Chicory Salad with Tempeh "Lardons" and Pears (GF) Broccoli and Green Onion Stratta Chickpea "Chicken Salad" Lettuce Cups (GF) Parker House Rolls Dessert, Coffee Service on request January 14thPot Luck at the Vegan Venue - A bounty of delicious vegan dishes enjoyed by all! Jan. 25th - Peace Nation Cafe Vegan Buffet - Terrific feast in Kingston, NY Venue. February 4th @ Vegan venue, Rhinebeck, NY. Annual Souper Bowl Sunday was great..... Vegan pizza recipe and photos soon
GOODBYE 2017. There were many wonderful events this year: December 31stAnnual Year-End Pot-luck at member's home in Germantown, NY. December 21st Winter Solstice Gathering/ feast and reading in Rhinebeck NY. November 23rd33rd annual Thanksgiving Pot luck: A wonderful array of vegan entrees, side dishes and desserts, plus the much-anticipated dessert competition. November 4th CafeDrake Autumnal Tasting: - Cream of sweet potato soup with candied nori - - Glass noodle salad with maple mustard tofu - kale with miso 'butter' - dessert/green tea October 19thPeace Nation Vegan Buffet - Guatemalan & American Fusion Dinner - Guacamole tostadas, Array of Tacos on handmade tortillas, Central American Veggie Enchiladas, Traditional Guatemalan Garnachas, Many Gluten Free dishes,. Chocolate dessert October 8th - Cafe Drake, Sumptuous Vegan Dinner in intimate home setting: Saugherties NY September 23 & 24th Table at the Hudson Valley VegFest , Poughkeepsie, NY September 14th Our first "Progressive Dinner" along Main Street in Tivoli was a success! Three different venues...three delicious courses. August 12thPeace National Cafe Dinner, Kingston NY August 5th CafeDrake, Saugherties, NY. Menu: Amuse Bouche ( a small bite), Spinach & Sweet Potato Mini-Croquettes, Vidalia Onion & Swiss Chard Pakoras w/ Mint Chutney and Tamarind-Cumin Chutney, Chickpeas with South Indian Gravy July 23rdTabling at Rhinebeck Farmer's Market. July 16th: Annual Picnic. June 10thCafeDrake, Saugherties, NY April 29thVolunteer at benefit lunch to support the Saugherties Animal Shelter.
Woodstock Pizza Trattoria - Photos Coming Soon !
Cafe Drake, Sun. Feb 18 at the Vegan Venue. Photos below!
January 14, 2018 Pot Luck at The Vegan Venue, Rhinebeck, NY. What a fabulous feast! Photos Below.
Peace Nation Vegan Buffet Guatemalen American Fusion - Thurs. October 19, 2017