When it comes to meat, you have so many exceptional alternatives.

Vegan Meat: Burgers, Deli Slices, Hot Dogs, and More

From Tofurky to Field Roast to Gardein to Impossible Burgers, vegan meats are everywhere. Even the most mainstream supermarket carries brands that satisfy every palate and fit every recipe. And any decent natural foods store offers a diverse selection of incredible vegan meat products. Just visit the refrigerated and frozen sections of your favorite market.

If burgers, hot dogs, and chicken nuggets are what you’re jonesing for, you can find vegan versions of all these things. You can also purchase vegan deli slices, ground meat, and much more. For detailed coverage of specific varieties of vegan meats, please see my pages devoted to:

Your meaty-yet-meatless options are virtually limitless and ever-expanding. Just be sure to read the ingredients since a few meat-free alternatives contain dairy products or eggs.

Additionally, you can step back in time and try these protein-rich foods that vegetarians have traditionally eaten in place of meat:

No matter which route you take to satisfying your meaty cravings, all of these foods are cruelty-free and rich in protein.

Meaty Vegan Cookbooks

You’ll never have trouble finding vegan dishes that satisfy your hankering for the flavors of meat. Most vegan cookbooks feature a variety of meaty recipes.

These cookbooks are devoted entirely to vegan meats:

Vegan Meat Brands

When it comes to vegan meats, your options are enormous and constantly improving. Check out all these sensational brands:

For further reading, please see our guide to vegan eating, and our page covering vegan alternatives to animal products.
FTC: We use income-earning Amazon.com affiliate links. More.

Newsletter Signup

Our newsletter is sent out irregularly and infrequently, because we only want to hit your inbox when we’ve got something compelling to share.