Meat, Egg, and Dairy Alternatives

Below are just some of the faux meat products available at many supermarkets, health food stores, and co-ops. Some grocery chains, such as Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods Market, also offer store-brand options.

Hot Dogs

The Cincinnati Chili Dog by Field Roast

Cedar Lake – Deli Franks, Tofu Links, Tofu Franks

Field Roast – Frankfurters

Lightlife – Smart Dogs, Smart Dogs Jumbo, Tofu Pups

SoyBoy – Not Dogs, Vegetarian Franks

Tofurky – Hot Dogs, Jumbo Hot Dogs

Yves – Meatless Hot Dog, Meatless Jumbo Dog, Good Dog, Tofu Dog


Gardein Burger With Vegan Cheese [via Mike Hipp]
Amy’s Kitchen – All American Burger, Bistro Burger, California Veggie Burger, Quarter Pound Veggie Burger, Texas Burger, Sonoma Veggie Burger

Boca – Original Vegan Burgers

Gardein – The Ultimate Beefless Burger 

Gardenburger – Black Bean Chipotle Veggie Burgers, Veggie Medley Veggie Burgers

MorningStar Farms – Grillers Vegan Burgers

Quorn – Vegan Burgers

Sol Cuisine – Burger and Sliders

Yves – Meatless Beef Burgers

Cold Cuts

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Sandwich With Tofurky Deli Slices

Field Roast – Thin Deli Sliced Field Roast (Lentil Sage, Wild Mushroom, Smoked Tomato)

Lightlife – Smart Deli (Baked Ham, Pepperoni, Roast Turkey, Bologna)

Tofurky – Deli Slices (Oven Roasted, Peppered, Hickory Smoked, Bologna, Italian Deli, Roast Beef Style [shown above], Pepperoni)

Yves – The Good Slice (Ham, Turkey, Salami)


Frontier – Bac’Uns Vegetarian Bits

Lightlife – Smart Bacon, Fakin’ Bacon Organic Smoky Tempeh Strips

Phoney Baloney’s – Coconut Bacon

Turtle Island – Smoky Maple Bacon Marinated Tempeh

WayFare – Pig Out Whole Grain Bacony Bits

Yves – Meatless Canadian Bacon


Skillet Pizza with Field Roast Sausage
Skillet Pizza with Field Roast Sausage

El Burrito – SoyRizo

Field Roast – Sausages

Gardein – Breakfast Patties

Lightlife – Gimme Lean Ground Sausage

Sol Cuisine – Veggie Breakfast Patties

SoyBoy – Tofu Breakfast Links

Tofurky – Beer Brats, Italian Sausage, Kielbasa, Artisan Sausage (Spinach Pesto, Chick’n & Apple, Andouille), Breakfast Links, Chorizo Style Ground

Yves – Veggie Chorizo, Meatless Breakfast Patties, Veggie Brats (Classic, Zesty Italian)



Amy’s Kitchen – Veggie Meatballs

Boca – Ground Crumbles

Field Roast – Classic Meatloaf

Gardein – Home Style Beefless Tips, Classic Meatless Meatballs, Southern BBQ Riblets, Sizzling Szechuan Beefless Strips, Meatless Ground (Original, Sloppy Joes)

Lightlife – Gimme Lean Ground Beef, Smart Ground (Original, Mexican), Smart Strips Steak Style

MorningStar Farms – Hickory BBQ Riblets

Nate’s Meatless Meatballs (Classic, Savory Mushroom, Zesty Italian)

Sol Cuisine – Veggie Crumbles, BBQ Tofu Ribs

Tofurky – Ground Beef Style

Yves – Meatless Ground (Original, Taco Stuffers), Classic Veggie Meatballs

Chicken and Turkey


Beyond Meat – Chicken-Free Strips (Grilled, Lightly Seasoned, Southwest Style)

Boca – Chik’n Patties (Original, Spicy), Original Chik’n Nuggets

Butler Foods – Soy Curls

Field Roast – Celebration Roast, Hazelnut Cranberry Roast En Croute

Gardein – BBQ Pulled Shreds, Chick’n Filets, Lightly Seasoned Chick’n Scallopini, Chick’n Strips (Original, Teriyaki), Seven Grain Crispy Tenders, Breasts (Tuscan, Herb Dijon), Chick’n Marsala, Wings (Classic Style Buffalo, Sweet and Tangy Barbecue), Chipotle Lime Crispy Fingers, Mandarin Orange Crispy Chick’n, Savory Stuffed Turk’y with Gravy, Lightly Breaded Turk’y Cutlet with Homestyle Gravy, Zesty Marinara Crispy Chick’n Filets, Crispy Chick’n Patty and Sliders, Holiday Roast (Seasonal)

Health is Wealth – Chicken-Free Patties, Chicken-Free Nuggets, Chicken-Free Buffalo Wings

Lightlife – Smart Strips Chick’n

MorningStar Farms – Grillers Chik’n Patties

Tofurky – Roast & Gravy

WestSoy – Chicken Style Seitan

Yves – Meatless Chicken Burgers, Meatless Ground Turkey, Veggie Breast in Vindaloo Sauce



Cedar Lake – Vegi-Scallops

May Wah – Vegan Tuna, Vegan Squid, Vegan Crab Steak, Vegan Shrimp Roll, Vegan Fish Cake Tempura, Vegan Belt Fish, Vegan Fish Ball

Sophie’s Kitchen – Vegan Crab Cakes, Breaded Vegan Scallops, Breaded Vegan Fish Fillets, Breaded Vegan Calamari, Breaded Vegan Shrimp, Vegan Prawns, Breaded Vegan Fishless Sticks, Breaded Vegan Coconut Shrimp, Vegan Smoked Salmon

Worthington – Vegetable Skallops

Egg and Dairy Substitutes

Here are some popular alternatives to egg and dairy products.

Egg substitutes


Ener-G – Egg Replacer (for baking only)

Vegg – Vegan Egg Yolk

(Our cooking section contains more tips on baking without eggs, and our foods glossary has additional info on egg substitutes.)



Earth Balance – Soymilk (Original, Chocolate, Unsweetened, Vanilla)

Eden – Edensoy Soymilk (Original, Vanilla, Chocolate, Carob, Unsweetened)

Good Karma – Whole Grain Ricemilk (Original, Unsweetened, Vanilla, Chocolate), Flax Milk (Original, Unsweetened, Vanilla), Protein+ Flax Milk (Original Unsweetened, Vanilla Unsweetened)

Silk Soymilk – (Original, Vanilla, Chocolate, Very Vanilla, DHA Omega-3), Organic Soymilk (Original, Vanilla, Unsweetened), Light Soymilk (Original, Vanilla, Chocolate), Pure Almond Almondmilk (Original, Dark Chocolate, Vanilla, Original Unsweetened, Vanilla Unsweetened), Pure Almond Light Almondmilk (Original, Vanilla), Pure Coconut Coconutmilk (Original, Vanilla, Unsweetened), Fruit & Protein (Mango Peach, Mixed Berry, Strawberry Banana)

So Delicious – Cashew Milk Beverage (Original, Vanilla), Coconut Milk Beverage (Original, Vanilla, Unsweetened, Chocolate, Mint Chocolate, Nog, Pumpkin Spice, Sugar Free Original, Sugar Free Vanilla), Cultured Coconut Milk Beverage (Original, Vanilla, Strawberry), Almond Plus 5X Almond Milk (Original, Vanilla, Unsweetened)

Taste the Dream – Rice Dream Classic Rice Drink (Original, Vanilla, Carob), Rice Dream Enriched (Original, Vanilla, Chocolate, Unsweetened Organic Original), Rice Dream Horchata, Soy Dream Classic Soymilk (Original, Vanilla), Soy Dream Enriched (Original, Vanilla, Chocolate), Coconut Dream Coconut Drink (Original, Vanilla, Unsweetened), Almond Dream Almond Drink (Original, Unsweetened Original, Vanilla, Unsweetened Vanilla), Dream Blends Almond, Cashew and Hazelnut Drink (Original Enriched, Unsweetened Enriched), Dream Blends Almond, Coconut Almond & Chia Drink (Original Enriched, Unsweetened Enriched), Dream Blends Rice & Quinoa Drink (Original Enriched, Unsweetened Enriched), Sunflower Dream Sunflower Drink (Original Enriched, Unsweetened Enriched)

WestSoy – Organic Soymilk (Original, Unsweetened Original, Unsweetened Chocolate, Unsweetened Vanilla, Unsweetened Almond), Soymilk Plus (Plain, Vanilla), Low Fat Soymilk (Plain, Vanilla), Non Fat Soymilk (Plain, Vanilla), Soy Slender Soymilk (Vanilla, Chocolate, Cappuccino), Rice Beverage (Plain, Vanilla)

ZenSoy – Soymilk (Plain, Vanilla, Chocolate, Cappuccino)



MimicCreme – Almond & Cashew Cream for Coffee (Original Unsweetened, French Vanilla, Hazelnut Biscotti)

Silk – Creamer (Original, French Vanilla, Hazelnut)

So Delicious – Coconut Milk Creamer (Original, French Vanilla, Hazelnut, Barista-Style Original, Barista-Style French Vanilla)



Earth Balance – Natural Buttery Spread (Original, Soy Garden, Olive Oil, Soy Free), Organic Buttery Spread (Original Whipped), Vegan Buttery Sticks, Organic Coconut Spread, Organic Culinary Spread (Sweet Cinnamon, Garlic & Herbs)

Smart Balance – Organic Whipped Buttery Spread

Spectrum – Organic All Vegetable Shortening (Original, Butter Flavor)



Daiya Foods – Shreds (Cheddar, Mozzarella, Pepperjack), Wedges (Cheddar, Jack, Jalapeno Garlic Havarti), Slices (Cheddar, Swiss, Provolone), Cream Cheese Style Spread (Plain, Chive & Onlion, Strawberry)

GO Veggie! – Rice Vegan Slices (American, Cheddar, Pepper Jack, Mozzarella), Vegan Blocks (Cheddar, Mozzarella), Vegan Shreds (Mexican, Mozzarella), Parmesan Flavor Vegan Grated Topping, Vegan Cream Cheese Alternative (Classic Plain, Chive & Garlic, Strawberry)

Teese – Vegan Cheese Alternative (Mozzarella, Cheddar, Creamy Cheddar Sauce, Nacho Sauce)

Tofutti – Soy-Cheese Slices (American, Mozzarella), Better than Cream Cheese (Plain, Nonhydrogenated Plain, French Onion, Herbs & Chives, Garlic & Herb), Better than Ricotta Cheese

Vegan Gourmet – Cheese Alternative Block (Cheddar, Monterey Jack, Nacho, Mozzarella), Cheese Alternative Shreds (Cheddar, Fiesta Blend, Mozzarella), Cream Cheese Alternative

WayFare – We Can’t Say It’s Cheese Spread (Cheddar, Hickory Cheddar, Mexi Cheddar)



Earth Balance MindfulMayo Dressing and Sandwich Spread (Original, Organic, Olive Oil)

Follow Your Heart – Vegenaise (Original, Grapeseed Oil, Organic, Reduced Fat, Soy Free)

Nasoya – Nayonaise (Original, Light, Whipped)

Spectrum  – Light Canola Mayo

Sour Cream

Tofutti – Better than Sour Cream (Sour Supreme, Nonhydrogenated)

Vegan Gourmet – Sour Cream Alternative

WayFare – We Can’t Say It’s Sour Cream



Almond Dream – Almond Non-Dairy Yogurt

Amande – Cultured Almondmilk

Nancy’s – Organic Cultured Soy

Nogürt – Fruit Snack

Silk – Fruity & Creamy Cultured Soymilk

So Delicious – Cultured Coconut Milk, Greek Style Cultured Coconut Milk, Greek Style Cultured Almond Milk

WholeSoy – Soy Yogurt

Wildwood – Probiotic Soyogurt

Ice Cream


Double Rainbow – Soy Cream Pints

Luna & Larry’s – Organic Coconut Bliss (Pints, Bars)

Taste the Dream –  Rice Dream (Pints, Quarts, Bites, Frozen Pies, Bars, Nutty Bars), Soy Dream Pints, Quarts, Lil’ Dreamers), Almond Dream (Pints, Quarts, Bites, Bars)

Temptation – Vegan Ice Cream (Soymilk Base, Coconut-Milk Base)

Tofutti – Cuties Sandwiches, Bars, Premium Frozen Dessert Pints, Yours Truly Cones

Turtle Mountain – So Delicious Coconut Milk (Pints, Minis Sandwiches, Minis Bars), So Delicious Almond Milk (Pints, Minis Sandwiches, Minis Bars), Purely Decadent Soymilk Pints, So Delicious Soymilk (Quarts, Minis Sandwiches, Minis Bars)

WayFare – We Can’t Say It’s Ice Cream

Whipped Cream

MimicCreme – Healthy Top Whipping Cream

Soyatoo! – Soy Whip Whippable Soy Topping, Soy Whip Whipped Soy Topping, Rice Whip Whipped Rice Topping

Other Substitutes


Agar-agar and carrageen (Irish moss) can be used in recipes that call for gelatin. Vegan gelatin mixes are also available, in both flavored and unflavored varieties.

Sweets and Snacks

Vegan retailers carry an assortment of candies, baked goods, and other snacks – though you may find that some of your current favorites just happen to be vegan, too!