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Citysearch Introduces VeggieThing for Vegan Gourmands

Sunday, May 10, 2009 - 20:38

Discover the Country's Best Meatless Eats!

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Citysearch, a leading online local guide and an operating business of IAC , today introduces VeggieThing, a new lookbook blog to celebrate the country's most unique vegan dishes like Mock Duck Spring Rolls, Porcini-Crusted Tofu Benedict, Vegan Doughnuts, Tofu Cheesecake and Black Sesame Sweet Tofu.

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"VeggieThing is really a forum for happy herbivores to meet and share their favorite foods with each other," said Robert Moritz, VP of Content, Citysearch. "It's also a place for non-vegans to come and discover the growing array of delicious meatless dishes that more and more restaurants around the country are adding to their menus."

Whether its vegan afternoon tea in Chicago or jackfruit "carnitas" tacos in Los Angeles, vegans unite at VeggieThing with a common goal: scour local neighborhood restaurants across the country to find, photograph and submit the yummiest animal-friendly foods. The photos are reviewed by the "VeggieThing Dictators" -- Citysearch editors and foodie bloggers who provide commentary on their favorite submissions. Users can search by city and cuisine and share their favorites with friends.

VeggieThing is the newest blog launch in a series from Citysearch of consumer trend lookbooks. The first blog, MopShots, debuted in February highlighting the best hair salons and styles from across the country. LuckyToes -- all about shoes -- launched in March, followed by 3BuckBites (featuring the best gourmet cheap eats in US cities) and SugarBomber.com, a visual guide for the sweet tooth obsessed!

Visit VeggieThing by Citysearch now!

You can also find us on Twitter and Facebook.

About VeggieThing

VeggieThing.com is the latest go-to guide and lookbook from Citysearch featuring the country's most delicious vegan gourmands. Users submit photos of their favorite non-dairy and meatless delights. In exchange, the best ones are featured on the site and shared with fellow vegans. For more information, visit: www.veggiething.com.

About Citysearch

Citysearch is the essential online local guide for living bigger, better and smarter in your city and neighborhood. Combining in-the-know editorial recommendations, candid user comments, and expert advice from local businesses, Citysearch offers a balanced perspective to keep people connected to the most popular and undiscovered places in over 75,000 destinations worldwide. Citysearch is an operating business of IAC . For more information, visit: www.citysearch.com.

    Press Contact:
    Nicole Myden
    NMPR
    (310) 502.9921
    nicolemydenpr@yahoo.com

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SOURCE: Citysearch

Web site: http://www.citysearch.com/

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