Aldi, M&S and Sainsbury’s Christmas party vegan meals 2021

Try Christmas dinner without the turkey this year (Photo: Metro.co.uk)

Thinking of making your Christmas dinner more ethical this year?

Or maybe you are catering for a vegan guest?

There are plenty of delicious (and party) plant-based dishes on offer, so you don’t have to cook anything yourself.

Sainsbury’s, Aldi, M&S and many more have added vegan delicacies to their party lines, and some of them are real stumbling blocks.

Here are our best vegan dishes for Christmas dinner:

Specially Selected Vegan Party Wreath

Specially Selected Vegan Party Wreath

Wrapped with butternut squash, chestnuts and pumpkin seeds, garnished with candied orange slices.

Buy for £ 3.99 (480g) from Aldi.

Selection of Plant Pioneers cheeses


Selection of Plant Pioneers cheeses
Make your cheese platter without dairy products

Cheese alternatives made with coconut oil including a cheddar style, a caramelized onion cheddar style, a wensleydale style with cranberries, and a blue style.

Buy for £ 4.50 (four x70g) at Sainsbury’s.

Vegan pigs without chorizo ​​in duvets


Vegan pigs without chorizo ​​in duvets
This is no ordinary sausage roll

These are made from mushrooms with roasted red pepper and smoked paprika. Perfect canapes.

Buy for £ 3.50 (256g) at Waitrose.

Plant Kitchen Vegan Without Beef Wellington


Plant Kitchen Vegan Without Beef Wellington
Wellington gets a vegan makeover

If you are looking for a pitfall, here is your answer.

The puff pastry looks homemade, but inside is a protein made from wheat and peas and a rich duxelle of mushrooms.

Buy for £ 15 (748g) from M&S.

Plant Pioneers Without Crusted Salmon


Plant Pioneers Without Crusted Salmon
There is nothing fishy about it

So what makes a salmon alternative?

Here, it’s jackfruit, soybeans and oyster mushrooms that enter the breach, wrapped in vegan puff pastry and topped with white sauce.

Buy for £ 5.50 (380g) at Sainsbury’s.

Vegan jewelry roast


Vegan jewelry roast
The jewel of your Christmas table

It’s a new dish using those old vegan favorites of onions and caramelized chestnuts, with a layer of apricot and a hint of Christmas cloves, sprinkled with sunflower seeds and pine nuts.

Buy for £ 6 (530g) from Waitrose.

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