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The Greggs Effect: Tesco to launch on-the-go vegan sausage roll

Tesco is set to launch a ready-to-go vegan sausage roll in stores, according to a leaked report from a supermarket insider. A post on Accidentally Vegan UK’s Instagram feed has documented the impending release of a vegan roll which many will hope rivals the sensational launch of the Greggs vegan treat. The post reads: “BREAKING!!! …

Vegans left disgusted after discovering Marks & Spencer’s super water contains beef

Marks & Spencer has come under fire for releasing flavored water which, after reading the small print, many vegans have been left stunned after realizing the product contains beef. The drink at the UK supermarket appears as if it could be plant-based, but the ingredients list ‘hydrolysed beef collagen’. The Super Water Protein juice drinks …

Sainsbury’s launches vegan BBQ range just in time for summer

Summer is just around the corner and, thankfully, long gone are the days when vegans had to settle for a bun stuffed with lettuce on sunny BBQ days. To keep up with an exploding market, UK supermarket Sainsbury’s is launching a new selection of plant-based burgers and snacks. New products from vegan and vegetarian brand …

MasterChef star creates 9 mouthwatering vegan desserts for major pub company

The semi-finalist of this year’s MasterChef, Alexandra Talbot, has created a selection of vegan puddings to launch at a major UK pub company. A selection of Fuller’s pubs will stock the desserts created by Talbot along with two of the company’s head chefs. The desserts will initially launch at the The Holly Bush in Hampstead …

Leading vegan blogger ‘Minimalist Baker’ will now use meat and eggs, and people are furious

Food blogger Minimalist Baker has been a favourite for vegan chefs for years, covering hundreds of easily accessible plant-based recipes. The blog has amassed millions of followers with quick and simple vegan recipes which can be prepared in less than 30 minutes, but fans have been left stunned after the chef behind the brand, Dana …

Pret has added 8 new delicious vegan dishes because it’s ‘what customers want’

Pret is upping its vegan range as the company makes a huge overhaul to adapt to changing consumer demands. The brand announced the biggest overhaul in its 33-year history, introducing 20 new recipes – eight of which are vegan. Smashed avocado, gluten free bread, roasted chestnuts and dishes inspired by Asian cuisine feature heavily on …

Naming vegan products ‘Sausages’ or ‘Burgers’ could be outlawed under proposed EU legislation

Products such as ‘veggie burger’ and ‘vegan sausage’ have become more and more prominent on supermarket shelves and restaurant menus in recent years, but they may be resigned to the history books across the EU if proposed legislation passes. On Monday the European Parliaments Agriculture Committee voted on regulations which demand that only products containing …

PizzaExpress has launched a vegan version of its famous house dressing to accompany a new vegan range

Leading UK restaurant brand PizzaExpress has launched a vegan version of its house dressing to accompany a new plant-based mezze pizza. The vegan version of the award-winning House Light Dressing will be available at restaurants and in Asda from April 11. The non-vegan version of Pizza Express’ house dressing has been a favourite for consumers, …

Even Burger King fanatics can’t tell the ‘Impossible Whopper’ from the meat version as customers give rave reviews

Burger King has partnered with Impossible Foods to launch the vegan Impossible Whopper, and reactions to the burger are flooding in. Customers of the fast food giant have given rave reviews to the new plant-based offer, which is available in in 59 locations across Missouri, US and could yet be rolled out across the country …

A third of consumers are repulsed by the word ‘Vegan’

More than a third of consumers are put off buying a product purely by the word ‘vegan’, new research has revealed. A study by the World Resources Institute asked US consumers about language used in products. A shocking 35 percent of those questioned said that the word vegan – simply indicating it contains no animal …

Vegan accuses Domino’s of ‘Deliberately Hiding’ meat in her vegan pizza

A vegan activist who ordered from Domino’s has been left ‘angry, upset and guilty’ after her pizza arrived with meat ‘hidden’ under the veggies and sauce. JayJay Palmer, 26, from Durham, UK, accused the pizza delivery chain of ‘deliberately sabotaging’ her diet and ‘discriminating’ against her – as she claims she made it perfectly clear …

Marmite peanut butter launched: Dream combo or pointless gimmick?

Marmite and peanut butter both hold prestigious positions in many plant-based diets, and for the first time the two will be paired together in one jar. Marmite was launched in 1902, and the divisive and distinctive yeast extract spread features many essential nutrients and vitamins – including B12. Meanwhile, peanut butter is high in protein …