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Is Salad Cream Vegan-Friendly?

by Fabian Jackson

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Is this picnic-ready, popular condiment suitable for vegans? Keep reading to find out.

Salad cream

Salad cream is mayonnaise’s tangy cousin – they have a very similar composition,  but their main differences are their methods and that salad cream contains a hit of vinegar. Companies like Heinz have been producing the sauce since 1914 in the UK, but references date back to Victorian times.

salad cream

Is salad cream vegan?

Unfortunately most traditional salad cream isn’t suitable for vegans as the main ingredients are eggs along with vinegar and oil, often flavoured with mustard. But are there any vegan-friendly salad cream options? 

Vegan salad cream

Yes, salad cream lovers will be happy to know that there are some great vegan-friendly salad creams on the market here in the UK. Try what Heinz, Scala

 or even ASDA own brand has to offer!

Our favourite vegan condiments 

Check out this guide to our top plant-based savoury condiments!


By Fabian Jackson
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.

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