Annya Santana: ‘I Went Vegan Plus It Changed My Family’s Outlook On Dominican Food’

Annya Santana: ‘I Went Vegan Plus It Changed My Family’s Outlook On Dominican Food’

“But it absolutely wasn’t simple at very first. ”

I became vegan when finding kale in your local supermarkets where We reside in the Bronx had been like seeing a camel, just before may find a Latinx community for the life-style on Instagram. That has been 11 years back, round the summer time of 2009.

At that time, my family that is immediate was from plant-based. We’re Dominican, and anybody acquainted with Dominican tradition knows we’re heavy on the meat. Head into a Dominican home, plus it’s very nearly guaranteed in full the dinner will include rice, beans, plus one like pollo guisado (stewed chicken). (more…)

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