UK: The best accidentally vegan Christmas food products for 2017

Read Time:   |  17th November 2017

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From festive-themed sandwiches to churros, mince pies and hot chocolate there are plenty of tasty vegan treats to indulge in this Christmas. However, please be aware that some of these treats do contain palm oil. 

The All Dark Vegan Selection Box

Someone you know loves dark chocolate? Or perhaps they’ve gone vegan and they’re missing their cocoa fix? Our collection of some of Hotel Chocolat’s most popular dark recipes is a cocoa-lover’s dream come true. Whether it’s their birthday, your anniversary or just because, our elegant boxed selection makes the perfect gift for them or for yourself!

Caffè Nero Mince Pies

This Christmas special from coffee chain Caffè Nero is vegan-friendly, perfect to enjoy with your favourite hot drink.

Besos de Oro

Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without a creamy Baileys-esque liquor, and luckily for us vegans, Besos De Oro make a gorgeously creamy liquor, with none of the dairy!



M&S Salted Caramel Snowflakes

These caramel flavour salted snowflake shaped pretzels are so moreish, you’ll find it hard to share!

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Asda Mint & Orange Thins 

These dark chocolate mint and orange thins are just the thing for the sweet-toothed vegan who misses getting involved with the Quality Street tin on Christmas day.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

Costa Christmas Cake Bar

Grab this handy little Christmas cake bar from Costa when you pop in for a coffee. It’s gluten-free as well as vegan.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies


Tesco Chocolate & Hazelnut Churros

Are these the most fabulous churros ever? Seeing as they’re filled with a chocolate flavoured sauce and covered in glittery sugar – we certainly think so!

 Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

Marks & Spencer Gold Crème Brûlée Liqueur

This vegan-friendly liqueur appeared on M&S shelves last year and has returned for Christmas 2017. You can order a case here or find it at your local branch.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

Duchy Originals from Waitrose organic Christmas pudding

Rich with vine fruits, almonds and walnuts, this splendid pudding is infused with cognac.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

Twinings Swiss hot chocolate

Treat yourself to a night in with a steaming mug of hot chocolate. Silky-smooth and made with real Swiss chocolate, each sip is a dreamy taste of heaven.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

ASDA Extra Special Free From Truffle Collection

Treat yourself to a box of delicious truffles in salted caramel, strawberry, orange and vanilla flavours.

Sainsbury’s Deliciously Freefrom Iced Mince Pies

Fancy a glittery iced mince pie? Sainsbury’s has you covered with this free-from offering.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

Asda Gingerbread Tree Kit

Have a little fun with this bargain build-your-own gingerbread tree kit.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

ASDA Christmas Free From Choc Coins

Many of us have fond childhood memories of finding a bag of chocolate coins in our stocking, and now we don’t have to miss out on this festive tradition any more thanks to Asda!

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Tesco Finest Easy Entertaining Cauliflower Wellington

This show-stopping Wellington from Tesco may not be accidentally vegan, but it does look delicious! It is available to order specially for Christmas delivery to save you hassle whilst preparing your roast dinner.

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

Essential Waitrose 6 Shortcrust Mince Pies

These cheap and cheerful mince pies from Waitrose are dairy-free. At just £1 per pack, you might have to be careful not to stock up on too many…

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ASDA Belgian Chocolate Cranberry & Orange Tiffin

Dark Belgian chocolate squares with sultanas, sweetened dried cranberries and orange oil – need we say more?

Accidentally vegan Christmas goodies

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Tesco Festive Nut Roast With Mulled Wine and Cranberry

Many pre-made nut roasts include ingredients like egg or dairy, so it’s great to see a vegan-friendlyTesco is offering this delicious-looking nut roast made with carrots, pecans, peanuts, maple syrup, cranberries, and spices with a mulled-wine and cranberry sauce. It’s perfect for a festive dinner or even for Christmas Day.

Looking for the perfect vegan advent calendar? Check out our guide to the best vegan advent calendars for 2017 here. 

Sources: PETA, Accidentally Vegan. 

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