Vegan snacks UK: Best healthy treats to buy on the high street
17 March 2020, 16:39 | Updated: 9 April 2020, 16:09
The best vegan snacks on the market - including granola bars, ice cream and cocktail sausages.
With the number of vegans in the UK rising significantly over the past few years, the high street is catching on.
And now those who choose to live on a plant-based diet can get their hands on hundreds of delicious snacks and treats.
Check out our favourite below...
Roar ice cream
These tubs of joy are made from plant alternatives and come in flavours Coconut Mango Passion Fruit Oat Cookie Ice Cream, Hazelnut Chocolate Cookie and Hemp Seed Chocolate Brownie.
Nim's Fruit Crisps
These nutritious fruit crisps come in some amazing flavours such as pineapple and beetroot.
The smell and taste combination will knock your socks off! Daring and delicious.
Price: Starting at 95p from Nim's
MadeGood granola bars
MadeGood granola bars are 100% vegan thanks to the syrup that binds the oats and are the first ever allergen free granola snack bar that's safe to eat in schools and workplaces!
Price: £1 from ASDA
Lizi's super muesli
Lizi's Super Muesli comes in four delightful variants including Boost, Cleanse, Focus, Glow, packed full of added vitamins and minerals as well as good-for-you natural ingredients.
Price: £4 from Waitrose
Crazy Jack nut mix
Crazy Jack have released organic dried fruits, nuts, seeds and pulses in an all new snacking range, which are perfect for popping into your bag before work.
Price: Starting at £2 from Sainsbury's
Tempeh is a traditional Indonesian food made from fermenting soybeans with live cultures, creating a natural plant protein.
This incredible range by Tiba Tempeh consists of snacks such as Tempeh Pieces in Curry-Spiced, Sweet Chilli and Soy-Marinated flavours, and a Smoky BBQ Burger.
Price: £3.25 from Holland and Barrett, Selfridges, Wholefoods and Planet Organic
Gosh! cocktail sausages
Gosh! has launched the perfect plant-based party platter picker – the new Veggie Cocktail Sausages with Sage and Black Pepper.
With no nasties, no preservatives and free-from the top 14 allergens, these are suitable for absolutely everyone.
Price: £1.99 from Morrisons and Booth
Oatly chocolate drink
Oatly's delicious chocolate 'milk' is full of oats and contains protein, carbs, fibre and some healthy fat.
It's also enriched with calcium and vitamins - and tastes amazing!
Mummy Meagz' vegan creme eggs
Mummy Meagz produce vegan creme eggs, known as Chuckie Eggs, and a range of Rocky Road bars which come in four different flavours: Original, Sea Salt and Cinder Toffee, Orange and Mint.
Price: 99p from Holland and Barrett
Benefit chocolate bars
Benefit chocolate combines chocolate sourced directly from the Casa Luker Estate in Colombia to create indulgent bars of vegan chocolate.
Price: Start at £1.75 from www.montrosechocolate.com
Nush's spreadable cheese
Nush has created the UK’s first dairy-free, soya-free, nut milk spreadable cheese made from Almond milk. It's available in two delicious flavours - Natural and Chive.
Price: £2.50 from Marks & Spencer
Wicked multivitamin gummies
While they might not be a snack, Wicked Gummy Co has a range of Vegan Society registered nutritional gummies.
You feel like you're having a naughty treat whilst actually getting all the benefits of ingredients traditionally reserved for pills and capsules.
Amongst their range they have sleep aid, probiotic, Multivitamin, Vitamin D and Hair, Skin & Nails.
Price: £21.99 from Wicked Gummy Co
Mummy Meagz rocky road bars
Crunchy, velvety & gooey, this mixed box of vegan and gluten free rocky road bars are deliciously decadent.
They come in flavours Minty, Orange and Original Rocky Road and are the perfect treat for yourself or a loved one.
Price:£1.19 from Holland Barrett
Holy Moly snack pots
Holy Moly has launched a range of chip-n’-dip-style Snack Pots including flavours veggie crudités, tortilla chips and boiled egg.
They are also available in the Guac n’ Roll and Avo n’ Carrot editions.
Price: £2.75 available from WHSmith
Nutritious, sustainable, and delicious, the ChicP hummus range offers a range of delicious dips created from surplus and imperfect vegetables.
Price: £1.99 from Ocado
Bounce V Life Vegan Cashew & Peanut Protein Energy Balls
Bounce V Life Vegan Cashew & Peanut Protein Energy Balls is a peanut butter lover's dream! With 9g of veggie protein, and packed full of Cashews and Peanuts, they're incredible.
Price: Pack of 12 £21.49 from Nature's Health Box
These dairy free cakes go perfectly with a tea or after your dinner.
Flavours such as chocolate fudge, Victoria sponge and zesty lemon make them perfect for anyone.
Price: £4.25 from Sainsbury's
Squirrel sisters bars
Squirrel Sisters produce delicious, raw bars made with 100% natural ingredients of the highest quality.
Flavours include Cacao Brownie, Cacao orange and raspberry ripple.
Price: £1.99 from Waitrose, Holland and Barrett, Ocado, Amazon and Whole Foods
Love Cocoa Gin & Tonic dark chocolate bar
Love Cocoa is a luxury chocolate brand created by Mr Cadbury's great-great-great grandson, James Cadbury - and his Gin and Tonic bars are totally unique and delicious.
Handmade in Great Britain, the bars are palm oil free, sport 100% recyclable packaging and compostable inners made from wood pulp.
Price: £4.50 from Love Cocoa
Well&Truly's Crunchy Smokey Paprika Sticks
These super smokey, naturally paprika-flavoured corn snacks are crammed full of flavour, crunch and lower in fat.
Price: 7 x 100g bags for £10 from www.wellandtruly.co.uk
This new plant-based brand of nut milk is made using organic whole activated almonds. It is claimed that activated nuts are closer to being alive, giving them increased nutrient value.
Price: £2.25 from Planet Organic