UK Treats - Guide Ten - Aldi Supermarket

NOT JUST ANOTHER BAGEL!

Is there more than fruit salad for vegans in supermarkets - well yes - here is a guide on how to feed your sweet tooth in the UK from the main supermarkets and more!

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GUIDE TEN- Aldi

Apple strudel in freezer section
everyday essential christmas pudding (seasonal)
black forest stollen (seasonal)
Aldi's in scotland also sell Christmas pies and mincemeat viennese by Tower bakery (2013 - not yet seen in 2014)
Aldi's in scotland also sell vegan scones
Lots of Biscuits and chocolate including round custard creams (scotland only) and dark chocolate digestives (all stores).
Quite a bit of there chocolate is vegan too.



Seasonal mince pies
 One of the seasonal stollens


 One of the three scones they sell in scottish stores.

They sell chocolate thins in orange and mint varieties








Village Bakery (made for aldi) malt bread
The Pantry bread mixes are sold as specials occasionally and include a chocolate bread as well as three others. All look yummy. Please note they say to add oil, egg and milk and I don't know what works best as replacements. These are occasional, last time I saw them was January 2014

These are sometimes on offer too.
Budge hot cross buns 50p
Hot cross buns 79p
 Linwoods apple tart £1.79
They also sell vegan flapjacks at the till.
Not a sweet treat, but worth mentioning that they also sell some vegetarian tinned foods such as this bolognese, stews etc. There is about 4 different tins. Not sure if these are getting discontinued, see in the reduced section Oct 14 and they also sell frozen vegan burgers. See convenience foods articles for more info on these.
Not a sweet treat, but a lovely sweet muesli
Mango sorbet
 Iced fruit slices and fruit slices (Scotland branches only)
Worth mentioning even though its a cereal as you can eat them on there own and they are yummy!


SEASONAL TREATS







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Its that time of year again for sweet treats from Aldi

Its that time of year again for sweet treats from Aldi




As well as the reindeer they have dark chocolate santas (the ones with the brown sacks)



Vegan convenience burgers sausages etc

Fridge and Freezer Convenience Foods for Vegans in the UK

ALDI
All three Mae's kitchen made for Aldi brand say suitable for vegans on them. In the freezer



AMY'S
Frozen goodies, not all of there products are vegan suitable however.




ASDA
Mixed pakoras and bhajis

Anymore? - presumably they do things in there fridge like samosas, but will need to check, please let me know what I can add for Asda?


BIRDS EYE
Only these and potato waffles are vegan and the frozen veg of course.
They also do steam meals such as Steamfresh Mediterranean Vegetable Rice and 
Steamfresh Mediterranean Vegetable Pasta and Potato Waffles.

CAULDRON
From the fridge

They also do plain and smoked tofu in the fridge




CLIVES PIES
http://www.clivespies.co.uk/vegan.htm

COOP
Fridge items





 Bombay potatoes and tarka dhal

Freezer items





DEES
Vegan sausages and burgers. Shown here in there ocado section.

DRAGONFLY
Some of the selection shown



FARMFOODS





FOREST FOODS


FRYS
All the range is vegan. More pictures will be added as I get them.










GEORGIA'S CHOICE

GOODLIFE
 
These Goodlife products below in white boxes are now discontinued, but they are still in some shops (Nov 14)




GREAT FOOD
Please note that not all the range is vegan, 
Asda seems to be the best place to find them, although they are also sold in other supermarkets.






ICELAND








Released for xmas time, party packs.

JACK FULTON
Found in Jack Fultons freezer shop, not sure if its a own brand or not.

LIDL
This is a made for Lidl brand

Anything else?


LINDA MACCARTNEY

Frozen
Mushroom and Ale pies
Mini snack sausages








Chilled

Sausage and bean stew
Sausages
Mexican chilli bean meal pot




MARKS AND SPENCER







Will have to check there vegan list, to see if there is anything else.


MORRISONS










More will be added as we get pictures.

PLANT BASED FOODS

SAINSBURYS
More will be added as we get pictures


SECRET SAUSAGE
Chilli and Coriander is the only vegan flavour


TAIFAN TOFU



TESCO
More will be added as we get pictures








VEG CHOICE




VBITES
More to be added


Festive party pack


VEGGIE DAY
Not sure how easy these are to buy in the UK, 
but they have been discounted in Heron foods during October/November 2014



WAITROSE
Taken from the August 2014 Vegan list when I started this article. 
Will check the latest one and add to it soon.

4 Crisp and golden vegetable quarter pounders 
4 Crisp and spicy chilli bean burgers 
4 Smoky and succulent red pepper grills 

Vegetable chili with rice ingredients, sorry lost front picture.


WICKEN FEN
All vegan apart from the cheese sausages. Several sausage flavours and falafels too.







There is also loads of packet mixes that you just add water too. From sausages to rice/pasta dishes. 
Too many to list, here is a few examples

ARTISAN GRAINS
Several in the range. Sold in Tesco and Independent health food stores.

WORLDWIDE FOOS
Worldwide foods cous cous found in Aldi

AINSLEY HARRIOT





ASDA
They do a lot of this type of packets, couscous and things like sausage and burger mixes too.

GRANOSE MIXES
http://symingtons.com/products/granose-mixes/

JUST WHOLEFOODS


MERCHANT GOURMET 
They have a lot of vegan packet mixes. There website clearly labels which ones are vegan.


SAINSBURYS


SIMON RIMMER


TESCO