What Cravings? 7 Foods That Vegans Definitely DON’T Need to Give Up
Don’t go without, vegans. Thanks to the vegan-food revolution taking place right now, you can stuff your face with animal-free cheese, chocolate, ice cream and other delicious foods without compromising your principles one bit.
And for anyone who still says, “I would go vegan, but I could never give up X” – we’re sorry, but that excuse just doesn’t hold water. Read on to discover all the foods you definitely won’t be missing with your new plant-based diet:
There’s no need to join Chocoholics Anonymous just because you’ve decided to avoid dairy products. Delicious, affordable vegan chocolate is absurdly easy to come by. Go on, you know you want to.
See our vegan chocolate recommendations.
- Takeaway Pizza
Remember having gooey, melty, gloriously unhealthy pizza delivered to your door in a big cardboard box? You can still have that, vegans. You just have to know where to order from. Luckily, our handy guide is here to help.
Check out our list of vegan-friendly pizza delivery places.
- Ice Cream
Cashew nuts, coconuts, soybeans and oats – clever manufacturers have figured out that you can turn all sorts of things into ice cream these days, so there’s no need to wave goodbye to frozen treats now that you’ve stopped eating dairy.View our vegan ice cream guide.
- ‘Meaty’ Treats
There’s a whole world of faux meats out there – including vegan sausages, burgers and kebabs – and many of them are mighty tasty.
Read our guide to vegan ‘meats’.
Melt it. Put it on sandwiches. Add it to sauces. Or even eat it straight from the packet (we won’t tell anyone). Vegan cheese comes in every flavour, shape and colour you could desire, and if you haven’t tried it yet, you’re missing out.
See our list of must-try vegan cheeses.
Oh, yes. It’s easy to find these delicate and oh-so-trendy cakey morsels free from milk, butter and eggs. And for all you budding home cooks, you’ll have no trouble whipping up your own. Vegan baking is such a big deal right now that it’s become a competitive sport.
Check out our list of places that sell vegan cupcakes.
Or read our guide to vegan baking.
- Crisps, Biscuits and Other Delicious Snack Foods
Accidentally vegan? That’s good enough for us.
Check out our list of 44 accidentally vegan snack foods.
Note: A diet of animal-free chocolate, pizza, ice cream and cheese does not a healthy vegan make. For a balanced diet, enjoy these foods in moderation, and don’t forget to eat your veggies!
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