Vegan Snacks & Meals Ideas - Sponsored by Jane Milton Ltd
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Gaia Pulses – Lentil and Quinoa Stew
'Nice simple ingredients – a handy deli item. Quite vinegary and loose but good nutritional and allergy credentials. Lovely sweet and sour style flavour with the apple cider vinegar. Warming and hearty. Lovely delicate spice flavours. Compostable packaging! Wow – fibre & protein good.'
Gosh! Food Veggie Cocktail Sausages
'Tastes like stuffing mix (a good thing!). Good nutritious content with the chickpeas, lentils and beans and 14 allergens free. Woo! Well-detailed herbs and spices. Glad to see focus on more real ingredients, decent price.'
'Great freefrom product. Good texture, taste. Slightly doughy. Very unusual to see a GF and vegan crumpet. So positive. Not too salty. Tasty. Moist. 14 free is good.'
Planet Kuku Cauliflower Kuku
'Tasty, nice frittata-style ‘cake’. Good ingredients, nutritious. Really tasty and well-held together. Multiple cooking options. Lovely flavour. Unusual idea and great vegan alternative. Lovely warm spiced flavours. Really enjoyed this. Shame lots of allergens but still delicious. Good spicing.'
'Tastes like all chocolate milk, not a bad flavour. Contains soya. Innovative, great post-workout. Tastes nice. Lots of vitamins. GMO soya.'
Tesco Free From Turkey and Stuffing Tortilla Chips
'Cute novelty crisps. Taste sensation. Beautiful blend of herbs and spices. Lovely. Great texture and flavour. Reasonably priced and taste nice.'
Growers Garden Broccoli Crisps with Cheese
'Tasty broccoli kick with nice crunch. Smell great, super flavour and really crunchy. Great snack alternatives. Crisps made with veggies, yum! Taste lovely but expensive.'
Growers Garden Broccoli Crisps with Sour Cream and Chives
'Good sour kick. Very tasty and crunchy. Healthier than regular crisps. So lovely! But expensive.'
Lidl Without Meat Vegan Burger Patties
'Actually has a nice char-grilled texture and flavour – a good vegan alternative to meat. Better than most similar alternatives. I like that it’s mushrom. Contains soya & wheat. Looks & smells like meat. Good protein level.'
Tesco Plant Chef Thai Inspired Green Curry
'Very fresh tasting, nice and lime-y. Shame about the soya but otherwise good freefrom credentials. Full of flavour. Rich, punchy, taste. Gorgeous, creamy, delicate aromatics – loved it!'
Tesco Free From 6 Month Matured Christmas Pudding
'Great freefrom credentials. Absolutely delicious - a rich and fruity flavour with a great blend of spices. Needs work developing. Not bready enough, and falls apart.'
Venice Bakery Large FreeFrom and Vegan Cauliflower Pizza Base
'Love this. Great crispy, chewy base, versatile, vegan and 14 free. Great taste – crisp and well held together base. Surprisingly good. Low salt and sugar. Impressed with the delicate cauliflower flavour – preferred without toppings!'
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