Europe's biggest vegan summer fest is coming to Alexanderplatz (Aug 28-30), but you can get your animal-free fix just about anywhere in Berlin. Want proof? From Wedding to Lichterfelde, here are six vegan destinations on the outskirts of town. more

Aug 28, 2015 4:00 PM Food

Vegan summer

Clockwise from top left: Vegan Tiger, Brammibal's Donuts by Francesca Torricelli, Kontor Eismanufaktur Berlin, Wilder Hase by Rosalind O'Connor, The Bowl by Francesca Torricelli

Whether you're a staunch activist or merely appreciate a good meatless meal now and again, your options just keep on multiplying. Here are five of the latest. more

Aug 10, 2015 5:05 PM , , Food

Seymour Gris: Taste the waste

Berlin's trendy cafes and street food stands are all about sustainability... at least where the food's concerned. But have you ever thought about how much trash they're producing? Well, maybe you should, says Seymour. more

Jun 16, 2015 11:15 AM The Berlin Blog 4 Comments

Looking to try lupin-based "coffee" (a la GDR) in today's Berlin? Pop into the all-vegan Gräfekiez café No Milk Today, where it's served with oat, soy, rice or coconut milk as one of many options for the dairy-intolerant. Or just get a cup of joe. more

Mar 30, 2015 12:45 PM Food

Do you live in Berlin? Do you like food? Then you need to read this. On newsstands now, our February food special tells you what, where and how you'll be eating in 2015. more

Jan 29, 2015 12:00 PM Features

International Green Week (Jan 16-25) is in full swing in Öko-conscious Germany, particularly in Berlin. A Berliner who caters to the exploding vegan population, Jan Bredack is the founder of German supermarket chain Veganz. more

Jan 20, 2015 2:30 PM People

Expats may bemoan the lack of "authentic" Berlin sushi, but Neukölln's new self-service ramen-ya Men Men may just quell that whinging with the kind of food that people in Japan are more likely to eat on the regular. more

Aug 28, 2014 11:30 AM Food

Seymour Gris: Who cares about animals?

The welfare of animals: a concern of communists (aside from the ones in Orwell's parable)? Most likely not. Gris says you have to be more than a one-issue progressive for things to get better – and communism isn't offering that kind of diversity. more

Apr 15, 2014 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog 8 Comments

Amok Mama: Easy-peasy, lemon-squeezy!

Actually, people, veganism and break-ups are actually easy-peasy, lemon-squeezy, says Jacinta Nandi. more

Jan 13, 2014 9:00 AM The Berlin Blog 6 Comments


Still from Mediengruppe Telekommander's "Billig" by Stefan Fähler/Tom Ehrhardt

Seymour Gris: Berlin Predictions 2014

Porn at the Holocaust Memorial? Wowi goes vegan? What else will 2014 have in store for Berlin? Seymour gazes into his crystal (meth) ball to find out. more

Jan 9, 2014 2:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Amok Mama: Embracing veganity

Jacinta Nandi is embracing veganity but she has to use all her eggs and milk and Panir-Käse up first more

Jan 6, 2014 9:30 AM The Berlin Blog 11 Comments

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