Seitan on the grill at Monk’s Vegan Smokehouse — Photo courtesy of JPBEVINS
Vegan barbecue may seem like a contradiction in terms. Most people associate summer BBQ with meat sizzling on the grill, but what truly makes a barbecue meal so delicious are the sauces, spices and smoky preparations. Also, it’s the little indefinable magic that happens when a chef transforms ingredients into a delectable masterpiece.
If you’ve ever eaten at any of our top choices for BBQ restaurants in the United States, you know that vegan-style BBQ can be every bit as delicious as meat-based BBQ. Whether you’re a