Since half of the Panda Radio office is vegan, to mark National Vegan Day which is taking place on Thursday 1st November, we have put together a list of the top five products for you to try.
Winter is finally here and what better way to warm up than with a hearty roast? Vegans can look no further as the original food pioneer, Linda McCartney has produced a succulent vegetarian beef-flavour roast made with rehydrated textured soya protein and onion; finished with a red wine and shallot glaze. On sale in Waitrose, Ocado and Sainsbury’s for £3.50.
This November, go for a simple yet super tasty organic chocolate mylk from Rebel Kitchen.
With organic coconut milk, the dairy, gluten and nut-free drink will curb your chocolate cravings to one side and act as delicious pick me up throughout the day. The product can is available in Waitrose for £1.70.
Soylent, soy based meal replacement
Silicon Valley sensation Soylent launched in the UK last month and has made waves amongst the press. On sale through Amazon UK this ready-to-drink meal replacement makes eating on the go even easier with each bottle designed as a complete vegan meal, packed with 20g of protein and 26 vitamins and minerals.
Available in Toasted Coconut, Peanut Butter Cup and Sea Salt Caramel flavours, these are the first vegan releases by lower-calories brand, Halo Top. As well as being lower in calories than most other conventional ice creams (vegan or otherwise) they are also high in protein and, most importantly, delicious even in the cold weather!