2022 PETA UK Vegan Food Awards winners revealed – vegconomist

PETA United Kingdom has announcement the winners of the Vegan Food Awards 2022. Small brands, food tech innovators, big players and famous restaurant chains are constantly launching new and innovative products to meet the demand for animal planet friendly foods and products.

“This year’s winners are more diverse and delicious than ever, but whenever someone selects these vegan foods, the real winners are the animals”

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the PETA UK Vegan Food Awards, the animal rights group has selected the best brands in over 24 categories. The The 2022 winners are as follows.

BEST VEGAN MILK

GRO of The Oaty One cooperative
The Oaty One is available at select Co-op and Nisa stores. The brand claims to be cheaper than other leading oat milks.

BEST VEGAN MEAT

Squeaky Bean, Applewood Smoked Ham Style Slices
Alt meat brand squeaky bean recently received Factory-Based Manufacturing Company of the Year Award. The brand offers a 100% plant-based vegan line, including chicken, sandwich slices and the winner, Applewood Smoked Ham.

© Squeaky Bean

BEST VEGAN CHICKEN

Meatless Plant-Based Chicken Breasts
Meatless Farm’s first white meat product was this plant-based chicken breast, which spear at Tesco and Asda in the UK market for Veganuary 2022

BEST VEGAN BACON

Vegetable Bacon Life
It looks, cooks and tastes like the cruel kind, says PETA. La Vie products can be found at Sainsbury’s and Waitrose.

The Bacon Life
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BEST VEGAN CHEESE

Palace Culture Herbes de Provence
Palace Culture makes organic, plant-based cheeses. The winning cheese is matured for two weeks and made by hand with organic cashews and homemade Provencal herbs. Order it from Palace cultureor sample it on the vegan cheese board at Gordon’s, London’s oldest wine bar.

THE BEST VEGAN EGGS

scrambled OGGS
Egg alternative brand
OGGS spear its vegetable base scrambled OGGS in over 500 Sainsbury’s stores across the UK this September 14, 2022.

Scramble OGGS
© OGGS

BEST VEGAN FISH PRODUCT

Future Farm Future Tvna
Future Farm is a Brazilian plant-based alternative meat company that offers sausages, meatballs, ground meat and chicken, in addition to PETA’s favorite tuna. Future Tvna is currently available at Sainsbury’s.

BEST VEGAN SAUSAGE

THIS is not Caramelized Onion Pork Sausages
British alternative meat brand THIS spear This Isn’t Caramelised Onion Sausage in March this year, following the success of THIS™ Isn’t Pork Sausages which launched at Tesco, Morrisons and Sainsbury’s in late 2021 to become the brand’s third best-selling product.

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BEST VEGAN ICE CREAM

Ben & Jerry’s Chocolatey Love A-Fair Non Dairy
Earlier this year, the ice cream giant Ben & Jerry’s announced the addition of two new plant-based flavors to its ice cream line. Chocolatey Love A-Fair is made with fair trade cocoa.

BEST VEGAN CHOCOLATE

LoveRaw M:lk Choc Hazelnut Chocolate Balls
LoveRaw launched its Hazelnut chocolate balls, similar to the famous Ferrero Rocher, in July this year. Shortly after, the company spear the Cre&m caramelized cookie. LoveRaw chocolates are available at Waitrose, Ocado, Co-op, Whole Foods Market and smaller independents.

vegan chocolate love
© LoveRaw

BEST VEGAN BURGER

Byron’s Vegan Double Bacon Cheese
British casual dining chain Byron Burger offers plant-based versions of all of its beef and chicken burgers. This too serves a vegan milkshake.

BEST VEGAN PIZZA

Domino’s Vegan PepperoNAY
Domino’s Vegan PepperonNAY The pizza is made with vegan pepperoni by The Vegetarian Butcher and is available in UK stores and online. It has been added to menus across the UK for Veganuary 2022.

BEST VEGAN FISH DISH

OmniFoods Vegan Fish & Chips
The vegan the fish & chips option with Omni Golden Filet is available in over 250 Hungry Horse pubs, 160 local Greene King pubs and 70 Farmhouse Inns pubs owned by Greene King.

Omni Plant-Based Fishless Fillets
© OmniFoods

BEST VEGAN DONUT

Iced Caramel Vegan Krispy Kreme Ring
Krispy Kreme introduced vegan donuts and launched vegan offerings exclusively for Veganuary in 2020.

Other winners include:

BEST VEGAN LUXURY PRODUCT: Vegan macaroons from Pâtisserie Verte

BEST VEGAN SUSHI: Wasabi’s Vegan Salmon Harmony Box

BEST VEGAN AFTERNOON TEA: Positive firings

BEST VEGAN PIE: Higgidy Roasted Chickpea Masala Pie

BEST READY VEGAN MEAL: Zizzi Vegan Rainbow Lasagna

BEST VEGAN SANDWICH: Sandwich with black rabbit eggs and watercress

BEST VEGAN DESSERT: Sizzling Banoffee Pubs Cheesecake

Matthew McAuliffe, Director of Innovation and Product Development at Compleat Food Group, said, “A big thank you to PETA for crowning our Squeaky Bean Applewood Smoked Ham as the best vegan meat in the PETA Awards. I can’t tell you the amount of hard work and R&D brain power that went into launching these products, so we really appreciate the recognition.

PETA says, “This year’s winners are more diverse and delicious than ever, but whenever someone selects these vegan foods, the real winners are the animals. This roundup will win over the third of Britons who now say they are interested in going vegan. Are you one of the curious vegans? »