Some alcoholic drinks are not suitable for vegans because they undergo a filtration process which uses animal products like isinglass (fish bladders), gelatine, egg whites or sea shells to capture impurities in the drink. Ingredients like honey may also be added as a sweetener or carmine (crushed beetles) may be added to give colour. But … Read more Is gin vegan?
Butterscotch is a type of confectionery which is made primarily from brown sugar and butter. Butterscotch is used to make a variety of sweet treats including butterscotch sauce, butterscotch chips, and well as butterscotch pudding, brownies, cupcakes and cookies. The traditional recipe for butterscotch includes butter which is made from cows’ milk and so is … Read more Is butterscotch vegan?
Pimm’s is a fruity gin-based spirit which is made from a secret recipe. As a long drink, Pimm’s is usually served in a cocktail with lemonade and fruit, or it may sometimes be served with sparkling wine. Pimm’s is suitable for vegans – it uses no animal products and all the ingredients are ethically sourced. … Read more Is Pimm’s vegan?
Cotton candy is a spun-sugar treat that looks like cotton wool. You’ll often find it being made fresh at carnivals, festivals and fairs, either on a stick or in a plastic bag. You can also sometimes find it pre-made in small plastic tubs. Other names for cotton candy: Candy floss: UK, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, … Read more Is cotton candy vegan? (a.k.a. candy floss, fairy floss, spun sugar)
Bleach is a common cleaning chemical that’s found in almost every household. Used to clean toilets and sinks, sterilize surfaces and floors and even remove stains from clothes, it’s a powerful and multi-purpose disinfectant. But is bleach vegan? As you’ll know, veganism extends further than the food we eat. It’s also about doing what we … Read more Is bleach vegan? 6 vegan-friendly bleach alternatives
It may seem like a silly question to ask if coffee is vegan, but the vegan suitability of coffee can be a little complicated. The short answer is yes. Coffee is made of coffee beans, which are vegan. However, whilst standard black coffee is vegan, often coffee is made with milk, which is obviously not … Read more Can vegans drink coffee?
Just because you’re vegan, it doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy junk food sometimes, right? Now I know that some people prefer to only eat raw, organic whole foods, and that’s entirely their choice. Personally, I love potato chips (or crisps, as they’re called in the UK), especially with some vegan dips! Some Doritos flavours are … Read more Are Doritos vegan?