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Our new website is now LIVE!

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The Mobile Vegans!

Hey friends,

Long time no see. We hope you’re still doing great in this freezing snowy winter. Just bundle up, drink water, and patiently wait until Spring!

Anyhow, as the title reveals, we want to share three cool vegan apps/ websites that we’ve found recently. Hopefully, these will make you veg-life a lot easier.

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Photo from HappyHerbivore.com.

  1. Is It Vegan?

Simply perfect app to use while browsing grocery stores’ shelves.  You just need to scan the UPC code on a product, this app automatically analyzes the ingredients and let you know if the product is vegan or not. There are two versions available: One is free and the full version is $4.99. A little bird also told us that 25% of profit of ad money in this app is donated to help animals.

2. Vegan Food is Everywhere.

VFE is a world map with places that have delicious vegan food. Yes, you read it right – A WORLD MAP. VFE is a crowd-sourcing website, which allows anyone to add food items to the list. Another great thing about this map is that it includes vegan dishes at regular restaurants or how to make your orders vegan. This makes easy when you dine out with non-vegans. As far as we know, this map is free and open to everyone.

3. Animal-Free.

This is a pocket guide that lists common and hidden animal ingredients. Animal-Free is a little bit similar to Is It Vegan?, but if you really want to investigate every ingredient, this is a great tool.

Do we miss any other great apps? Let us know in the comment. We’d love to hear your suggestions!

P.S.: Don’t forget NYC Vegetarian Food Festival is next weekend  TOMORROW! 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Metropolitan Pavilion. See you there!

B-Y-O-B: Build Your Own Bowl!

Miso Soup Spicy Soup with Mushroom Filling Spicy Soup with Grilled Romaine Filling

Build-Your-Own-Soups are BACK! Starting October 1st at our Union Square and Chelsea locations, customers can create their own soups. It’s really rather simple!

1. Pick your base:  Miso (mild), Lemongrass Coconut Curry (medium) or Spicy (the name says it all)
2. Pick your noodle: Udon or Soba (gluten-free)

AND

3. Pick your filling combo:

(a). Shiitake, Enoki, Portabella, Sautéed Ginger, Roasted Garlic, Fresh Spinach, Hijiki.

(b). Grilled Romaine Heart, Julienned Carrots, Baked Tofu, Cilantro, Asparagus, Wakame.

It’s simple as 1-2-3!

Gotta clean to get green!

The Green Roll by Beyond Sushi is opening super soon!

How’s construction going you ask?

Well, we’re still under construction and cleaning so “The Green Roll” can open its doors on May 1st, in case you didn’t realize, that’s NEXT WEDNESDAY! 

ImageTake note of the signature green walls, one day these green walls will be the signature color of many Beyond Sushi stores to come. 😉

Get excited The Green Roll opens in 6 days! 

Chelsea Market we’re coming for ya!

 

April will not shower on our sushi parade

Beyond Sushi

Sushi makers? Of course!

Vegan cuisine innovators? Check!

Aquatic lawn mowers? This month we are!

Yep, you’ve read right! We’ve got seagrass! Image

Black rice + seared arrowhead root + avocado topped w. sesame cabbage + seagrass & red wine caramelized onion sauce

A perfect medley of salty and sweet!

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Six grain rice + sea grass w. red wine caramelized onion sauce

Come try it before it’s gone!

We came, we served, we ran out!

We had so much fun at last week’s DIFFA event!

To summarize, we brought 1,500 pieces of sushi, the event started at 7:00, and at 7:30 every piece of Beyond Sushi was gone!

Where did they go?? Let’s put it this way, they found new homes, homes  in the bellies of hungry guests!

If you weren’t at the event, here’s a gallery of photos from the event for you to peruse:

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BEYOND SUSHI FIELD TRIP!

(parents permission not required)

We’re down to pier to visit our fish friends, well…just kidding, but only slightly…

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Meet us this Saturday at

Pier 94

711 12th Avenue

at 7:00!

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But, why?

Well, we’ll be at the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) Cocktails by Design event!

Click here to learn more or to donate!

Click here to learn more or to donate!

DIFFA, “provides direct care for people living with HIV/AIDS and preventive education for those at risk.”

Learn more, get involved, buy your ticket for Cocktails by Design & donate!

Visit: http://www.diffa.org/

Follow: @DIFFANATIONAL

Don’t forget to say hi to us at the event and take a trip down to the water to say hi to nemo! 🙂

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Our latest store sign inspired by our favorite movie star and future best friend, NEMO…(we say future best friend because we can never find this guy, he’s too big of a celebrity these days!)