Are Crumpets Vegan?
Crumpets are classic British fare, and one of our most well-known foods, but are they vegan? We’ve got the answer.
What are crumpets?
Crumpets are small, bread-like pancakes that are commonly eaten in the UK and Irelands, as well as Australia and Canada too. They are believed to have originated in Wales specifically, from around the 5th Century. Until the 19th Century, crumpets were typically eaten daily.
Crumpets are made from a mixture of flour, yeast, and water or milk to form a batter. They are then cooked on a griddle pan,
Are crumpets vegan?
Some crumpets contain milk, which prevents them from being vegan. But — we’ve still got some good news for you — several brands sell delicious crumpets that are vegan friendly.
Where to buy crumpets
Kingsmill, Warbuton’s and Tesco’s own brand sell delicious vegan crumpets. Your breakfasts are saved!
Any more questions for us? Let us know in the comments.
By Toni Olukiran
Toni is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants, and when she’s not writing posts about everything from Jamaican cooking to vegan champagne, she’s making a Spotify playlist (she was at 200, at her last count) or playing tennis in the park.