Choosing vegan cereal can be a bit of a minefield. Some brands of chocolate cereal are accidentally vegan, which is great. But some plain cereal, which you would expect to be vegan, actually contains hidden animal ingredients. To further confuse things, as veganism is something of a spectrum, strict vegans may choose to avoid ingredients … Read more The complete guide to vegan cereal in the UK
Soreen is the most popular brand of malt loaf in the UK. Soreen is made to a vegetarian recipe, but is it suitable for vegans? The answer isn’t straightforward. Read on to find out why… Is Soreen malt loaf vegan? Soreen malt loaf comes in many varieties – some are vegan and some are not. … Read more Is Soreen vegan?
Filo pastry (also known as phyllo pastry) is a very thin unleavened dough that’s used in both sweet and savoury recipes. Crunchy and flaky, filo pastry is an all-round favourite that’s used to make all kinds of pastry dishes including pies, tarts, parcels, samosas, baklava, strudel and vol-au-vents. You can make your own or buy … Read more Is filo pastry vegan?
Jacob’s Twiglets are a crunchy, nobbly, twig-shaped snack. But are Twiglets vegan? The label says ‘suitable for vegetarians’ so read on to discover what Twiglets are made of and whether they can be said to be vegan-friendly. Are Twiglets vegan? Twiglets can be said to be vegan-friendly because they do not contain any animal-derived ingredients. … Read more Are Twiglets vegan?
Pot Noodle is a brand of instant noodles which consists of dried noodles and a sachet of source in a plastic pot. There are eleven flavours of Pot Noodles to choose from, as well as three flavours of the potless ‘Lost The Pot Noodle’ and four flavours in the ‘Asian Street Style’ sister brand. But … Read more Are Pot Noodles vegan or vegetarian?
Vegans and vegetarians are sometimes surprised to learn that ‘chicken’ or ‘beef’ flavour noodles don’t actually contain meat and are, in fact, accidentally vegan. So, are Batchelors Super Noodles vegan or vegetarian? The answer is far from straightforward, but some Super Noodles are vegan-friendly, some are suitable for vegetarians and there are others that you … Read more Are Batchelors Super Noodles vegan or vegetarian?
Switching from your trusty old deodorant to a new vegan deodorant is a great idea if you don’t like the thought of spraying a whole menagerie of animal body parts under your pits. As well as being kind to animals, cruelty-free vegan deodorants are often kinder to the planet with smarter plastic-free packaging and kinder … Read more The ultimate guide to vegan deodorant and antiperspirant in the UK
Maltesers are a light and airy biscuits balls covered in chocolate. Manufactured by Mars, they are one of the most popular chocolate treats in the UK. Maltesers are not suitable for vegans as they contain milk. They are, however, suitable for those following a vegetarian diet. Maltesers contain palm oil, which some people choose to … Read more Vegan Maltesers: Where to get them
Haribo is a german confectionary company which makes a whole host of different gummy sweets and candies including Starmix, Giant Strawbs and Tangfastics. Most Haribo sweets are not suitable for vegans or vegetarians as they contain animal ingredients like gelatine (pig bones and skin), beeswax (from bees) or carmine (crushed insects). However, there are some … Read more Are Haribo vegan or vegetarian?
Generally speaking, some candles are vegan-friendly but others are not. Animal-derived ingredients in candles may include beeswax and stearic acid which is made from animal fat. The fragrances in candles may also be tested on animals. Yankee Candle is the most popular brand of candles in the world and the good news is that most … Read more Are Yankee candles vegan?