Is Pizza Vegan?
Been wondering if pizza is vegan? Keep reading for all you need to know.
There’s nothing quite like grabbing a slice of pizza, whether that’s with friends in town or ordered directly to our sitting rooms on a Friday night, it’s always a winner in our books. But is pizza vegan?
Pizza (in our opinion) is one of the finest Napolese exports since, well, ever really. It consists of a baked dough base with a sauce evenly spread over it and finished with a selection of toppings.
Is pizza vegan?
You might traditionally see cheese-heavy pizzas on tv and in movies, but it’s more than possible for that stretchy stuff to be plant-based. If you’re making your own pizza at home then you’ve got complete agency to buy all of your favourite vegan-friendly toppings. If you’re ordering out, just make sure to check out the vegan section of the menu.
Is pizza dough vegan-friendly?
Often pizza dough is vegan, and if you’re making your own, then it’s very unlikely that you’ll need to use any non-vegan ingredients. However, some chain restaurants do use egg whites in their gluten-free dough, so it’s always wise to double-check before your order.
Top vegan pizzas
Now all that’s left to do is go and eat pizza! Here are some of our favourite vegan brands to brighten up your evening, a slice at a time.
by Fabian Jackson
Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.