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9TH ANNUAL! Vegan Valentines Shop-Up! February 9th

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HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE? VSU TURNS 9! We’re excited to bring you a state-of-the-heart anniversary event with the 9th Annual! Vegan Valentines Shop-Up!, coming up Saturday, February 9th, 12- 5pm, at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. Discover the best locally made, vegan foods, goods, and more at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market!

To help celebrate nine fine years we’ll be giving away FREE LOOT at the door from Vegan Rob’s!

PLUS a FREE RAFFLE (One ticket per guest at the door! Winners drawn at 4:00! Must be present to win!) with generous offerings from Lagusta’s Luscious + The Fanciful Fox + Little Choc Apothecary + Pine Box Rock Shop + Riverdel + Rockaway Gypsea + Adelina’s + Orchard Grocer  + Bunna Cafe + Smarties!

AND a poster exhibition featuring original works of local art from every single VSU event! EVER!

Pine Box will be open at 11:00am to get your My Bloody Valentine Mary’s ordered early! VSU starts at noon, but here’s your chance to sneak in early, grab a seat, and scope your future valentine.

For the love of food..… Lasagna + Seitan Shawarma + Roman Style Pizza + Muffuletta + Meatball Sliders + Italian Rice Balls + Cheeses + Seitan Steaks + Croissants + Candy Bar Doughnuts + Peanut Butter Ganache Tarts + Plantain Cinnamon Buns + Chocolate Truffle Boxes + Caramel Fig Macarons +  Breakfast Empanadas + Mini Pie Gift Baskets + Chocolate Roses + GF Coconut Cream Pie + Burger Mac n Cheese + Chocolate Strawberry Cheesecake + Tiramisu + Pistachio Brittle + GF Marshmallow Fudge Brownies + Jewelry + Soy Candles + Skin Care + Soaps + MORE!

Check out NEW VENDORS Adelina’s and Anthony’s Eastside See the full VENDOR LINEUP HERE.

Come unbreak your heart, find your cruelty-free cutie, and eat your heart out! DON’T FORGET to BYO to-go containers and shopping bags to cut the waste! We’ll have VSU totes for sale too.  (If you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.)

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more future dates in the sidebar.

–  March 16th

VSU IS FOR LOVERS.

All Shook-Up,
VSU

Saturday, February 9th
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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Here We Snow Again Shopping List!

Ready, set, SHOWTIME! We’re kicking off our 9th year of VSU tomorrow! Check this sneak peek at some of the goods coming your way. Don’t forget, the bar opens early at 11:00, AND the L train is alive and well! Oh, and don’t mind the snow, it’s SNOW BIG DEAL.
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  • Sweet Maresa’s – Darling sweets by the boxfull! Lots of NEW too! Chocolate Peanut Butter Tarts, Lemon Shortbread Tarts, Lime Bars, plus Seasonal Macarons: Grapefruit, Hazelnut Plum, Blueberry Cardamom, Chamomile, and Caramel Fig!
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  • Kelewele NYCGet ready for cozy, comforting Sweet Plantain Lasagna and Sweet Plantain Cinnamon Rolls!
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  • Monks Meats – Pick up your Marinated Seitan Steaks to cook at home! Also Seitan Meatball Sliders! Either Marinara w/ Cashew Cheese and Arugula, or Tangy Plum Burger w/ Brussel Slaw and Watermelon Radish!
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  • Gone PieGluten-Free FTW. Grab small bites of Dark Chocolate PB Cups, Cookie Dough Bites, Salted Chunk Cups, Mint Chocolate XO’s, Tahini Cookies, Cookie Sandwiches, plus Coconut Cream Pies, Carrot Cake and more!
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  • CulirawRaw treats on deck! Indulge in Raw Raspberry Chocolate Cake, Strawberry Cheesecake, Snickeraw, Brawnies, and Peanut Butter Cups!
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  • Veggie GrubA whole lotta flavors, a whole lotta options! Cheezy Jalepeno Pop-Ums, Indian Spiced Samosas, Mushroom Barley Soup, Jerk/BBQ Bleu Cheese Burger, Charleston Harbor Pickled Vegan Shrimp, Popcorn Tofu Fried Chick’un, Vegan Oxtails, Red Velvet cupcakes, AND Tapioca Pudding!

You’ll find other vendor favoritesplus lots of NEW things, Bloody Mary’s and cocktail specials, and eats on eats! See the full event details plus other market dates in the post below, and the FULL VENDOR LIST HERE!
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FULL SPEED AHEAD.

All Shopped-Up,
VSU
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Saturday, January 19th
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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HERE WE SNOW AGAIN! Vegan Shop-Up! January 19th

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Y’ALL READY FOR THIS? We’re full speed ahead for 2019! Join us as we jump start yet another year of VSU at the Here We Snow Again! Vegan Shop-Up!, coming up Saturday, January 19th, 12- 5pm, at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. Discover the best locally made, vegan foods, goods, and more at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market!

Pine Box will be open at 11:00am to get your cocktail game started early! VSU starts at noon, but here’s your chance to sneak in early, grab a seat, and cheers the new year.

Here’s a taste..… Popcorn Tofu + Seitan Shawarma + Turkish Custard Baklava + Spicy Meatball Sliders + Seitan Steaks + Samosa + Crabless Sliders + Jerk Burgers + Brazilian Pie + Plantain Cinnamon Buns + Grapefruit Macarons + Lemon Shortbread Tarts + Carrot Cake + Hot Toddies + Cheesesteak Empanadas + Chili Frito Pie + Coconut Cream Pie + Burger Mac n Cheese + Raw Chocolate Strawberry Cheesecake + Tiramisu + Protein Brownies + Cookie Dough Bites + Coconut Ube Buns + Garlic Hot Sauce + Soy Candles + Hair Care + Soaps + MORE!

Check out NEW VENDOR Snacks of Substance! See the full VENDOR LINEUP HERE.

Come thru for a sweet afternoon of shopping, noshing, meeting and greeting! Cruelty-free fun at its finest. DON’T FORGET to BYO to-go containers and shopping bags to cut the waste! We’ll have VSU totes for sale too.  (If you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.)

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more future dates in the sidebar.

–  February 9th

THIS IS ONLY THE BEGINNING.

All Shopped-Up,
VSU

Saturday, January 19th
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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Season’s Eatings Shopping List!

We’re making a list. And checking it twice! Whether you’re naughty or nice we’ve got a sneak peek at some of the goods you’ll find at tomorrow’s holly jolly VSU! Don’t forget, the bar opens early at 11:00! AND the L train IS running!
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  • Sweet Maresa’s – Find the perfect sweet gift and/or party treats! Boxes of Mini Assorted Macarons, Italian Cookie Tins (w/ Anisette Biscotti, Chocolate Dipped Butter Cookies, Pignoli, and Rainbow Cookie Bites), Pistachio White Chocolate Conifer Cakes, Rainbow Cookie Slabs, Winter Mint Princess Cakes, Mini Pomegranate Ganache Tarts, Candied Orange Frangipane Tarts, Gingerbread Macarons, and yes, more.
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  • Culiraw – Raw desserts that are just plain rawsome: Strawberry Cheesecake, Chocolate topped Chocolate Cake, and Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups!
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  • Monks Meats – Seitan Steaks! Marinated to perfection and packaged to take home for your holiday dinners! Also hot n ready Seitan Meatball Sliders!
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  • Jon Good ChocolatesYou can never go wrong with Chocolate! Grab the NEW Holiday Gift Box (filled with Assorted Bon Bons), Painted Chocolate Rose Box, Dark Chocolate Spaceships (Falcons or Starfighters!), Classic Two-pack Bon Bons, and Time Truffles (Time and Space Call Box filled w/ Rose Ganache, and The Exterminator Robot filled w/ Earl Grey Ganache!)!
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  • How Delish HDScore delicious desserts like Tiramisu and Apple Spiced Cheesecake, plus the debut of Apple Cobbler, and more!
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  • The Baklava LadyTry the ultimate Turkish Baklava! (You’ll need a whole box) Traditional Baklava, CBD Baklava, Pecan Pie Birds Nests, Sobiyet (custard filled!) Baklava, Sigara Almond Baklava, and maybe a special new variety!

You’ll find other vendor favoritesplus lots of NEW things, gifty things, and eats on eats! See the full event details plus other market dates in the post below, and the FULL VENDOR LIST HERE!
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TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE VSU…

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VSU
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Saturday, December 15th
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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SEASON’S EATINGS! Vegan Shop-Up! December 15th

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TIS THE VEGAN. Knee deep in holiday spirit? Or need a little help to get there? Come join the last VSU of the year! Eat/shop/drink, and get merry at the Season’s Eatings! Vegan Shop-Up!, coming up Saturday, December 15th, 12- 5pm, at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. Discover the best vegan, locally made foods, goods, and gifts at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market!

Pine Box will be open at 11:00am to get your cocktail game started early! VSU starts at noon, but here’s your chance to sneak in early, grab a seat, and score some hard nog!

** REJOICE. L trains ARE running from Manhattan to Brooklyn this weekend AND for all of December! **

All I Want For Christmas..… Loaded Hot Dawgs + Seitan Shawarma + Turkish Baklava + Spicy Meatball Sliders + Kaluha Gingerbread Cocktails + Seitan Steaks + Rainbow Cookies + Chocolate Starfighters + Pignoli Cookies + Holiday Pop Tarts + Pear Frangipane Tarts + Apple Pie Cheesecake + Hot Toddies + Truffle Gift Boxes + Chili Frito Pie + GF Pecan Pie + Buffalo Chik’n Mac n Cheese + Olive Tapenade + Raw Chocolate Raspberry Cake + Peppermint Cookie Gelato Sundaes + Tiramisu + Crags + GF Eggnog Macarons + Dark Chocolate Hazelnut Butter Cups + Chocolate Covered Caramel Rice Crispy Treats + Garlic Hot Sauce + Soy Candles + Hair Care + Soaps + Body Scrubs + MORE!

Check out NEW VENDORS WickCraft and Blank Slate Kitchen! See the full VENDOR LINEUP HERE.

Come thru for a fun ‘n’ festive afternoon of shopping, snacking, boozing, and schmoozing. Put on your mingle bells and help us spread some cruelty-free cheer! DON’T FORGET to BYO to-go containers and shopping bags to cut the waste! We’ll have VSU totes for sale too.  (If you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.)

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more future dates in the sidebar.

–  January 19th

YULE BE GLAD YOU DID.

All Shopped-Up,
VSU

Saturday, December 15th
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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Holidaze Shopping List!

Here we go. The kick start to your holiday season with the first of two December VSU’s! Check this sneak peek for some exclusive goods you’ll find tomorrow! Don’t forget, the bar opens early at 11:00! AND the L train IS running!
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  • Sweet Maresa’s – Stock up on beautifully made tasty pastries! The beloved Rainbow Cookie returns(1lb. slab or individual pieces!)! Also GF Eggnog Macarons, Pumpkin Hazelnut Cake w/ Salted Caramel Buttercream, Wintermint Princess Cakes, Individual Sweet Potato Tarts, Mini Pomegranate Ganache Tarts, Macaron Gift Boxes, and more.
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  • Miss American Pie – Grab a slice! Dark Chocolate Cherry Coconut, Apple Cranberry Crisp or Pumpkin w/ Candied Cranberries! 4-Packs of Mini Pies also available, AND hot Counter Culture Coffee to wash it all down.
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  • Riverdel Cheese – Get party-perfect housemade Cheese Wheels in Picante, Peppercorn, or Truffle, and NEW Almond Ricotta! PLUS Grab n Go cold Sandwiches in Faux Egg Salad, Chick’n Salad, and Ham & Cheese! Tote Bags and Gift Cards too.
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  • Kelewele – Cozy up with NEW seasonal Sweet Plantain Shepherd’s Pie!
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  • San & Wolves Vegan Filipino Pastries FTW! Pan De Coco (Sweet Bread w/ Coconut or Ube Filling), Ensaymada (Soft Buttered Bread), Ube Filled Buns w/ Ube Glaze, Ube Hopia (Filipino Pastry w/ Ube Filling), Ube Crumb Cups, and Coconut Pop Tarts!
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  • Kings Kolache – NEW VENDOR. Catch these pop-up pros with their fan fave Veggie Chili Frito Pie! Topped with Cashew Cheddar, Sour Cream, and Pickled Red Onions. MMM.
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  • Vegan Brooklyn FoodieSuper sweets alert! The Shorty (Christmas Shortbread stuffed w/ Sugar Cookie Frosting), Birthday Bash (Birthday Cake Cookie topped w/  Birthday Cake Frosting), The CW (Cranberry White Chocolate Cake Bar w/ Homemade White Chocolate), and The PB Crazy Cookie (Thick Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie stuffed w/ Homemade Peanut Butter Cups, topped w/ Chocolate Cream Frosting)!

  • Vegan Shawarma – NEW VENDOR. Housemade Shawarma (from legumes flour!), wrapped in Pita w/ fresh Veggies, and served with 3 special Sauces!
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  • Rudder & FernOne stop shopping for cruelty-free, sustainable gifts! From ethically sourced Cork Wallets, to Catnip Toys, Hand Stamped Reusable Dish Covers, and lots more!

You’ll find other vendor favoritesplus lots of NEW things, giftable goods, and mad eats!See the full event details plus other market dates in the post below, and the FULL VENDOR LIST HERE!
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VSU
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Saturday, December 1st
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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HOLIDAZE! Vegan Shop-Up! December 1st

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HOLIDAYS GOT YOU DAZED AND CONFUSED? Come chill, commiserate, and shop early at the Holidaze! Vegan Shop-Up!, happening this Saturday, December 1st, 12- 5pm, at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. This is the first of TWO (2!) VSU’s this month! Just to help your season be a little more cool, collected, and carefree. Discover the best vegan, locally made foods, goods, and gifts at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market!

Pine Box will be open at 11:00am to get your cocktail warm up started early! VSU starts at noon, but here’s your chance to sneak in early, grab a seat, and cheers to the weekend!

** REJOICE. L trains ARE running from Manhattan to Brooklyn this weekend AND for all of December! **

Get ready… Seitan Shawarma + Meatball Sliders + Rainbow Cookies + Plantain Shepherd’s Pie + Dark Chocolate Gelt + Crabless Cakes + Frito Pie + Hummus + Sweet Potato Tarts + Filipino Pan de Coco + Buffalo Chik’n Mac n Cheese + Cashew Cheese Wheels + GF Granola + GF Cookie Dough Brownies + Ube Pop Tarts + Fancy Cheese Sandwiches + Cherry Crumb Pies + Macaron Gift Boxes + Tahini Cinnamon Dark Chocolate Cups + Gumbo + Cheesesteak Empanadas + Christmas Shortbread Cookies + Custom Jewelry + Candles + Hair Care + Skin Care + MORE!

Check out NEW VENDORS Vegan Shawarma, Hi-FiBar, and Calendar Goods! See the full VENDOR LINEUP HERE.

Come thru for a cozy ‘n’ cruelty-free day of cocktail specials, shopping, snacking, and schmoozing! DON’T FORGET to BYO to-go containers and shopping bags to cut the waste! We’ll have VSU totes for sale too.  (If you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.)

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more future dates in the sidebar.

–  December 15th

HAPPY HAPPY JOY JOY.

All Shopped-Up,
VSU

Saturday, December 1st
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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