"But I couldn't live without cheese"... we hear this a lot! It seems for many people this is the hardest to give up, and no wonder, as its apparently addictive. See this article from stuff Cheese can be as addictive as crack, new study finds.
The good news is, you don't have to give up cheese as there are lots of vegan options out there. All taste quite different, so don't give up if you end up with one you don't like, just try the next!
Here is a list to help:
Angel food cheeses are all made in new zealand, and they even supply hell pizza throughout the country so you can order you favourite vegetarian pizza and select to swap out all dairy cheese for vegan cheese, easy!
Check out their website for where to buy, plus you can order online if its not stocked close to you.
Dairy-free mozzarella alternative has a mild flavour, great on pizza and in toasties! melts perfectly. Recipe suggestions using can also be found on their website.
Dairy-free parmesan alternative has a stonger cheesy flavour, use anywhere you would use powdered parmesan, its great sprinked on pasta. Recipe suggestions using this can also be found on their website.
Dairy-free cheesey sauce is great poured over pasta or veggies. Recipe suggestions, including macaroni cheese, can also be found on their website.
Dairy-free cheesey sauce mix can be made using your favourite plant based milk, such as almond or soy. The pack can make up to 12 cups. Also available in mild flavour. Recipe suggestions, including macaroni cheese, can also be found on their website.
Vegusto is an award winning plant based swiss cheese. Available in New Zealand in 3 flavours. Available in organic type shops or you can order online from the cruelty free shop in Auckland.
Vegusto cheese is very tasty, great on crackers, in sandwiches or grated on pasta. Doesn't melt so great for pizza but can still be used.
Cheezly is made in England and is available in a range of flavours in New Zealand. Available in organic type shops or you can order online from the cruelty free shop in Auckland.
The mozzarella style is called 'super melting mozzarella'! great on Pizza. The other flavours are great on crackers or sandwiches. Try them out and see which you prefer!
Sheese make cream cheese as well as hard cheese. Available in some supermarkets, organic type shops or you can order the hard chesses online from the cruelty free shop in Auckland.
Great on crackers or sandwiches. Try them out and see which you prefer!
Try grated on top of food, or in sandwiches and crackers, or even in baking!