San Antonio, TX-based family-run enterprise Southern Roots Vegan Bakery not too long ago launched a Vacation Cookie Bundle which is accessible for supply nationwide. The bundle ($50) contains an assortment of seasonal cookie flavors with 16 cookies (4 in every taste): Oatmeal Raisin, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Double Chocolate Chip, and Sprinkle Sugar Cookies. The eatery additionally launched seasonal Pumpkin Spice Donuts. The web bakery was based in 2018 by husband-and wife-team Marcus and Cara Pitts, who’re additionally the grasp bakers. Southern Roots gives objects akin to brownies, pink velvet doughnuts, cinnamon rolls, chocolate chip cookies, and Mary Lee’s lemon bundt cake, named after Cara’s 97-year-old grandmother.
“That is our favourite time of yr, as soon as fall rolls round in San Antonio, and we will all benefit from the conventional vacation flavors,” Cara Pitts, who creates all the recipes for Southern Roots, mentioned. “It’s all the time enjoyable arising with new goodies for our prospects. We use actual pumpkin within the Pumpkin Spice Donuts after all, however the spice is gentle, so that they’re simply moist, yummy vegan doughnuts that go completely with a cup of espresso. I additionally bought to develop the recipe for our new sprinkle sugar cookies, that are a part of the Vacation Cookie Bundle. Identical to potato chips, nobody can eat only one.”
The Pitts launched the vegan bakery after watching the documentary What the Well being, which impressed them to go vegan. Throughout this summer season’s Black Lives Matter protests, the enterprise noticed a 100-percent spike in sales as extra individuals nationwide turned to assist Black-owned companies. Along with the Vacation Cookie Bundle, Southern Roots now gives a Child at Coronary heart Bundle ($55) stuffed with a wide range of baked items: a Mary Lee’s Lemon Cake, one fudge brownie, half a dozen assorted doughnuts, and one dozen cookies.
“Christmas is the time of yr that all of us need to take pleasure in our favourite vacation treats, and it brings us nice pleasure to know that no one has to sacrifice this yr to take care of their dedication to the vegan life-style,” Marcus Pitts mentioned. “It’s been a tough yr for all of us, so we hope our new goodies can brighten everybody’s day.”