Toronto's 10th Annual Vegan Bake-Off Sells 700 Advanced Tickets

Creator Lisa Pitman has been an ethical vegan since her teens
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The event featured both amateur and professional bakers (Photo: Instagram)

The event featured both amateur and professional bakers (Photo: Instagram)

More than 60 bakers went head-to-head in Toronto's 10th annual Totally Fabulous
Vegan Bake-off
this month - an event which sold roughly 700 advance tickets.

The bake-off
- which took place at The Glass Factory and Lounge on Sudbury Street - featured
both amateur and professional bakers, competing to make the best plant-based
treats.

Judges and sponsors

Judges of
the event included cookbook author Sam Turnbull, chef Doug McNish, and Candice
Hutchings - known for her popular YouTube channel, The Edgy Veg.

The event's sponsors
include online retailer VeganSupply.ca, grocery giant Whole Foods, vegan
cheese company Daiya, and leather-free handbag creators Pixie Mood - among many
others.

Hutchings is also the author of her own cookbook (Photo: Instagram)

Hutchings is also the author of her own cookbook (Photo: Instagram)

Founder

The
competition was founded by local activist Lisa Pitman - an ethical vegan since
her teens.

Pitman is
also a certified raw chef, contributor to One Green Planet, and the creator of
a blog called Vegan Culinary Crusade.