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Are Macarons Vegan?

by Laura Barns

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What are macarons?

Macarons are sweet cream-filled meringue cookies that have been a French classic since 1533. They are typically made with almond flour, sugar and egg whites.

Are macarons vegan?

As traditional macarons are made with the above ingredients, they are generally not vegan. However, if you're looking for some vegan macarons, fear not! You can easily make a vegan version by subbing out the egg whites for aquafaba.

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Vegan macaron recipe

We LOVE this vegan macaron recipe from Okonomi Kitchen (pictured). Perfectly smooth and crisp cookie shells filled with a creamy dairy free cashew buttercream. YUM.

Are you a vegan macaron fan? We'd love to hear your recipes and tips!


By Laura Barns
Laura Barns

Laura is our Copywriter, who is obsessed with the Hearty Roots Stew (and has been known to eat a double serve for lunch on more than one occasion). On her day off you’ll find her walking her puppy Ralph, stopping off at bookshops and cocktail bars along the way. 

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