Sometimes it can feel overwhelming when you or your family decide to stop eating a product you’ve always known and loved. SAFE Animal Squad is here to help. Replacing animal products is easy with this handy guide!
You can also try these ideas:
1tbsp ground chia seed + 1/3c water
1tbsp ground flaxseed + 3tbsp water
3tbps peanut butter
We’ve got you covered with other dairy-free products:
Top off your pizzas, burgers and pastas with the growing variety of animal-friendly cheeses. New Zealand’s has many wonderful local brands such as Veesey and Zenzo. Angel Food produces melting mozzarella which is even available as an option at Hells Pizza!
There are some cream replacers such as Alpro, but you could also try whipping up a can of coconut cream. Just be sure to get one without additives and emulsifiers so you can separate out the water. If you like cream cheese, Angel Foods make a fantastic.
There are plenty of dairy-free margarines. Try Olivani or Nuttelex.
Try Coconut Collaborative, Zenzo, Cathedral Cove, Raglan Coconut Yoghurt, Kingland or Alpro desserts which are available in a range of flavours.
Dairy-free ice cream, made with soy or coconut milk, is just as rich and creamy as dairy ice cream. Try So Good, Like Licks, Coyo Ice Cream and Little Island. There are also a range of animal-friendly, vegan, sorbet in many supermarkets.
Did you know that Sweet William and Moo Free are vegan? Many of the Whittaker’s dark chocolate range are vegan-friendly, and so are some other brands. Just check the label to make sure they are dairy-free!
These products are available in the frozen department at most supermarkets. They offer a tasty range of food like pies, schnitzel, burgers, chicken-free nuggets and sausages.
Sunfed is a New Zealand based company that makes chicken-free chicken found in selected supermarket freezers. It’s made with only natural ingredients and tastes amazing!
These products are found in the refrigerated section of your supermarket. They make delicious organic products like vege luncheon, sausages and mince.
You can find these products in selected supermarket freezers. They have many products to choose from including chick’n tenders, fishless filets and meatless meatballs.
There are also many other brands of meat substitutes. Just make sure you check the labels. You can also try tofu and tempeh, yum!