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CN Review: Must-Haves to Celebrate World Vegan Month

by  Rekaya Gibson on October 30, 2017

Happy World Vegan Month! Below are some great animal-free goodies to help you celebrate. Each one offers its own characteristics that you will love this month and all year long.

 

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Repurposed Pod Cacao Juice

A fruity treat for vegans – this 100 percent virgin cacao juice boasts six single origin Ecuadorian cacao pods in every bottle. The sweet, tart beverage adds goodness to smoothies, cocktails and mocktails alike. It also makes a refreshing drink by itself. Cheers!

Size: 8.75 oz. 

Retail Price: $2.99

Available: www.repurposedpod.com and selected stores listed on its website

 

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Wine RayZyn

Vegans can eat wine anytime. CabernayZyns (cabernet sauvignon wine grapes), MerlayZyns (merlot wine grapes) and ChardonayZyns (chardonnay wine grapes) come in snack-size bags which pack more antioxidants than wine. The company makes the delectable superfood by toasting and caramelizing it with the skin and seeds intact. This sweet, crunchy fruit resembles and tastes like natural raisins – all the more reasons to try it.

Size: 3 – 1.6 oz.

Retail Price: $8.99

Available: www.rayzyn.com and Amazon

 

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Milkadamia

This brand offers the best dairy alternative for vegans. The raw macadamia nuts produce a creamy beverage with a delicate nutty flavor. It pairs well with cereal and cookies. The drink provides a great source of vitamin D and B12 and it has no soy, gluten or lactose. Move over almond milk, Milkadamia is in the house.

Size: 32 oz.

Retail Price: $4.99

Available: Whole Foods, Wegmans, Meijer, Safeway, Natural Grocers, Sprouts, HEB and other fine retailers and online at Jet.com, Thrive Market and Amazon

 

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Bob’s Red Mill Garbanzo Bean (Chickpea) Flour

Going vegan or watching your diet? Add this nutritious flour to your shopping list. It contains one ingredient: ground chickpeas. The powdery substance tastes like beans. Jazz it up with herbs and spices before using. Make a scrumptious pan-fried bread for dinner tonight in no time.  

Size: 16 oz.

Retail Price: $4.99-$5.99

Available: Grocery stores nationwide

 

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Dharma Bar Balance

This bar boosts a vegan diet while soothing the soul. It combines the right amount of cinnamon, coconut and vanilla that heighten the five senses and make snacking satisfying. The organic dates give it a sweet, chewy texture that allows you to find inner peace in each bite.

Size:  1.48 oz. 

Retail Price: $2.99

Available: www.dharmabars.com and select stores listed on its website

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