Tag archive for ‘vegan basics’
recycling guide
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

The easy guide to recycling in the UK

Drowning in packaging? Confused about what can be recycled? Colette Earley cuts through the clutter. Recycling is amazing. Not only does it save energy and conserve natural resources, it also radically reduces More...

best vegan bacon alternatives
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Monday, October 14th, 2019

What are the best vegan bacon alternatives?

Whether you’re looking to customise a vegan burger, fry it into your chickpea omelette or mix into the ultimate macaroni cheese, finding a great alternative to bacon is simple. Charlotte Willis runs down her top More...

best vegan egg alternatives for baking
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, August 9th, 2019

What are the best vegan egg alternatives to use for baking?

Charlotte Willis provides her guide for replacing eggs using shop-bought products and supermarket hacks. Orgran No Egg Buy Me From Holland & Barrett, Ocado, Amazon, Wholefoods and selected independent health More...

how to stop craving non-vegan food
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, July 26th, 2019

Crush the cravings: How to stay on track with your vegan diet

Did you know that 70% of people who try to go vegan give up and go back to eating meat? Here are some helpful tips to help you stay on track.  That’s a staggering statistic, but why is this? It is not because More...

best vegan cheese sauce alternative
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, June 21st, 2019

What are the best cheese sauce alternatives for vegans?

Missing lasagne, mac & cheese or pasta carbonara? Charlotte Willis demonstrates how easy it is to replace cheese sauce in your cooking, whether you’re cooking from scratch or in a hurry… Cashew Cheese More...

vegan gelatine alternatives
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

What are the best vegan alternatives to gelatine?

These very vegan alternatives to gelatine will become the perfect substitutes for your binding, thickening and structural culinary needs, says Charlotte Willis. Thickening a blancmange, creating a vegan jelly, More...

best red meat alternative for vegans
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, May 10th, 2019

What are the best red meat alternatives for vegans?

Ditching beef products not only helps the environment, but you also omit high levels of cholesterol, saturated fat and known carcinogenic compounds from your diet. What’s not to love? Charlotte Willis looks at More...

vegan yoghurt alternative
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Monday, March 25th, 2019

What’s the best vegan yoghurt alternative?

Packed full of probiotic and gut-boosting bacteria, plant-based yoghurts are just as delicious as their dairy-based alternatives, and have the added benefit of being free from cholesterol and packed full of nutrients More...

Accidentally vegan products
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

The ultimate guide to accidentally vegan products you can find in supermarkets

We’re spoilt for choice these days when it comes to vegan products in stores, but whilst there are new products hitting the shelves every day many everyday products that you may already know and love are accidentally More...

vegan butter alternatives
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

What are the best vegan butter alternatives?

You’ve mastered swapping eggs for Aquafaba and finally started to get to grips with vegan cheese. Replacing animal-based staples in your diet with plant-based ingredients so far… well, it’s a huge success. More...