Did you know that many products found in grocery stores don’t contain any animal-derived ingredients and yet, we had no idea? In fact, they are “accidentally” vegan! Some cookies and condiments may be free of milk, eggs, animal fats or honey, without the “vegan” mention on the packaging.
Here are 10 popular products that are accidentally vegan! For more examples, I invite you to visit PETA’s food list here.
Note that I would not recommend these products because they aren’t necessarily good for your health. Consume them with moderation or, better yet, replace them with less processed food!
Marie-Noël Gingras works in the Department of Animal Advocacy at the Montreal SPCA. In the past few years, she has collaborated on numerous projects related to animal rights and welfare (the Vert et Fruité and Vegan Portraits blogs, the Montreal Vegan Festival), as well as collaborated with the Défi végane 21 jours book, published in spring 2016 (Éditions Trécarré). You can follow her on Facebook.