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When vegans bite off more than they can chew

Published 01/11/2015 | 02:30

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Bigger fish to fry: Paul Stenson of the White Moose Café has warned vegans to steer clear of his eatery
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Before any non-meat eaters have an attack of the vapours and ­descend on Indo ­Towers in a flurry of angry, brittle-boned protests, let me say that I have no problem with vegetarians or, indeed, vegans.

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I guess I'm just getting soft in my old age, but if someone wants to live without meat or dairy or any animal products, that's their business. And that's how it should stay - as their private business.

Nobody likes being hectored by some posturing smugster who boasts about how they 'never eat anything with a face', but most vegetarians I know manage to cook decent meals without boring the world about it. You see, not everything in life has to be a drama.

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