For anyone looking at going vegan, or just wondering what other alternatives are out there, we tried all the best vegan alternatives so that you don’t have to! Read on to learn what is worth the cash, and what’s worth putting in the trash! If you’re interested in vegetarian alternatives, we tried those too!
These Polish style sausages look a little odd, but they have a peppery taste to them that goes perfectly will potatoes, red cabbage, or sauerkraut. Or, just pop it in a bun and off you go!
You can buy these at Sainsbury’s for £3.00.
Chinese food is delicious, but when you’re veggie or vegan it can be hard to find things to have. This Linda McCartney shredded hoisin duck brings all the Chinese takeaway flavours to your oven, and even gets the texture spot on.
You can buy this at Tesco for £2.20.
Linda really isn’t letting us down with the vegan range! They’re rich in flavour and very tasty, with a great texture to them too. Best served in a casserole or with a sauce, as they’re a touch drier than normal sausages.
You can buy these at Tesco for £2.20
These seasoned vegan meatballs are made with soya protein and onion, and have the meatiest non-meat texture we’ve experienced! If you fancy a proper Italian meal, but without the meat, these are ideal. We also tried them in an Italian sub, and it was perfect.
You can buy these at Sainsbury’s for £1.75
Chicago Town is well known for their gorgeous fakeaway pizzas, with good amounts of cheese, soft dough and brilliant flavour. Their vegan pizza is no different. With a sticky BBQ jackfruit topping and a tomato stuffed crust, it’s delightful!
You can buy this at Tesco for £3.50
Naked Glory isn’t just a funny name, they’ve got some smashing products. Their vegan sausages live up to the brand’s motto: ‘free of meat, full of taste’. They’ve got a great texture, and an even better taste.
You can buy these at Tesco for £2.25
These featured on our veggie list too. They’re the best alternative we have found when it comes to wanting a proper sausage. These are the ideal option when you want that really tasty, English food – like a fry up.
You can buy these at Sainsbury’s for £2.25
Quorn is a well-known player in the plant-based game. Their hot and spicy burgers do the name credit, with a spicy breadcrumb on the mycoprotein burgers coming together to form a deliciously spicy burger.
You can buy these at Sainsbury’s for £2.50
Coleslaw is one of the biggest things that you can’t find when you go vegan, but the Plant Pioneers collection in Sainsbury’s has managed to answer our prayers! This deli-style coleslaw is creamy, light, and very tasty.
You can buy this at Sainsbury’s for £1.20.
Vegan ice cream is always hit and miss, but Jude’s have made a perfect pot with their low cal chocolate ice cream. Deliciously creamy, tasty, and most importantly – chocolatey. Plus, it’s great if you’re on a health kick!
You can buy this at Sainsbury’s for £4.50
These little free from puds are perfect for anyone who fancies a sweet addition to their day. They’re lovely and flavoursome but without any of the dairy! What more could we ask for, really?
YOu can buy these at Sainsbury’s for £3.50
Such a solid British staple – the Pukka Pie. Pukka have now released 2 vegan options to their range, and this one is delectable! Minced steak and onion, this tasty pie has minced soy protein in it with a rich onion gravy. Perfect for a cheeky Sunday dinner or with some thick cut chips!
You can buy this at Sainsbury’s for £1.75
We won’t lie, we paired these with the Linda McCartney duck. They just go so well! These are crispy, tasty, and the filling is very enjoyable. They’re filled with jackfruit, carrots, beansprouts and water chestnuts all soaked in a lovely plum sauce.
You can buy these at Sainsbury’s for £2.25
We all love a warm sausage roll! Flaky, crisp pastry, with tasty meat filling – they’re perfect. And these No Porkies Meat Free Sausage Rolls are just as good. With a tasty, herby fake sausage, and some gorgeously flaky pastry, they really are the next best thing!
You can buy these at Iceland for £2
We’re all kids at heart, and these had to be included on the list. Relatively new, these Roarsomes are the fun take on the beloved Quorn chicken nuggets. Tasty nuggets that we’ve all been obsessed with, but in the shape of dinos. Yes please!
You can buy these at Iceland for £2.