The Holy Grail of Vegan Cheese

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Vegan cheese: The Holy Grail of plant-based dairy products. Have local makers cracked it?

Vegan cheese might sound like a contradiction in terms.

Cheese is made from milk, which comes from cows or maybe goats…right?

While that is still largely the case, more of us are buying plant-based cheese and more New Zealand businesses are producing it.

Recently the Vegan Society held its first vegan cheese awards. Spokeswoman Claire Insley said there had definitely been an increase in the number of firms interested in making these products.  Read more…

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