As I gear up for another trip to the holy land, I am excited to hear about the vegan fever that has been sweeping the country.
Pictured above: Gary Yourofsky and friend
Controversial animal activist famous for his talk, “The best speech you will ever hear” Gary Yourofsky and his team of supporters in Israel seem to be at the heart of this movement. Whether or not you agree with his approach, many Israelis are making the change to veganism including food critic, Ori Shavit, who has created an English vegan dining guide for Israel. Music to this lady’s ears!
Read more about Israeli vegan-mania in Dana Kessler’s article.
Pictured above: Ori Shavit (Photo Credit: Lenny Ben Basat)
Pictured above: Vegan shawarma
Look out for updates with Israeli restaurant reviews coming later in December and early in the new year!
Here’s Vegan Style once more, just because it’s Israeli and awesome!