10 of the Best Plant-Based Groceries for Anyone Going Vegan
No cheese? No problem.
2019 has been declared the "Year of the Vegan" and even Chipotle is hopping on the bandwagon, so it’s got to be pretty serious, right? Whether you’ve been committed to the diet for years or are new to the game, we’re here to help you find the best products to stock your pantry and fridge. They're so good you won't even miss cheese. Well, not a lot, anyway.
BUY IT: Amazon, $11.98 for pack of two
Not sure if oat milk is for you? Look no further than the great oat milk shortage of 2018. Not only is this beverage hotly coveted (people were willing to shell out $200 per container to get their fix of this brand), it’ll also make your morning lattes extra rich and indulgently creamy.
BUY IT: Amazon Fresh, $5.49
No matter the occasion, guacamole is always high on our list of go-to snacks. Whether you’re looking to pair it with some crispy tortilla chips or eat it right out of the container as an on-the-go treat, these single serving cups from Sabra are sure to keep you satisfied.
BUY IT: Thrive Market, $3.99
Fish-less tuna? Yep, it’s a thing! This tasty version from Sophie's Kitchen is plant-based and filled with fiber and protein to give your classic salads, sandwiches and casseroles even more texture and flavor.
BUY IT: Amazon, $26.76 for 6 bags
An oldie but a goodie, Justin’s has established itself as a vegan staple. From its almond butter to its chocolate treats, the popular brand has stood the test of time with fans. Our personal favorite? Their dark chocolate peanut butter cups. Reese’s, who?
BUY IT: Amazon, $8.19
Mix up your lunchtime routine and pack yourself a tasty homemade meal using these apple-kale sandwich wraps. At 35 calories per GemWrap, this new flavor contains no artificial ingredients.
BUY IT: Califia Farms, $16 for 2 bottles
Love your iced coffee even in winter months? Us too! Fuel your morning with this soy-free, dairy-free, gluten-free, non-GMO, kosher (you get the point) cold brew, that tastes just as strong as it is healthy.
BUY IT: Amazon, $14.24 for 4 bags
Finding healthy snacks (and actually enjoying them) just got a whole lot easier. Coined as the “junk food you can feel better about,” these Cheetos-inspired pea and lentil nibbles boast more protein and fiber and fewer calories, sodium and fat.
BUY IT: Sur La Table, $10
An extremely popular vegan item, tahini can be used in some of your favorite dishes like dips, smoothies, and baked goods. This brand is from a super-popular spot in New York City's Chelsea Market.
BUY IT: Amazon, $35.99 for pack of 5
Proud vegan but miss the taste of meat? No worries. Try this vegan-friendly jerky, made in the USA with locally sourced ingredients and bagged by hand.
BUY IT: Trader Joe's, $2.99 in stores
This riced cauliflower bowl was inspired by some of Trader Joe’s favorite vegan restaurants, focusing on simple ingredients, big flavors and a variety of textures.