Accidentally Vegan

PETA has a comprehensive but out of date (2013) list here of things you can purchase in the grocery store that are “accidentally vegan”. Items that are accidentally vegan but NOT on the PETA list can be found below.

Note: Manufacturers can change their ingredients at any time so checking the label is always best.

Baking Supplies

Enjoy Life vegan mini chips

Ghirardelli Chocolate chunks

Pillsbury Refrigerated Pie Crust


Adult Beverages- can tell you if the beer, wine etc is vegan based on company input

Hawaiian Punch sugar free drink mixes

Nestlé Nesquik Chocolate Syrup & some store brands (Smucker’s is NOT vegan!!!)

Nestlé Nesquik Strawberry Syrup


MOST French bread (always check the label) to include Target’s French bread

Pillsbury Crescent rolls (refrigerated)

Psst Canned Biscuits (at Kroger)(ONLY vegan option for canned biscuits)

Breakfast (see cereal below)

Aunt Jemima regular & the whole wheat waffle mix


Van’s-Many of their frozen waffles, pancakes & french toast sticks are labeled vegan

Can goods

2 of Bush’s Cecina Latina® Products & their Vegetarian Baked Beans are vegan

Campbell’s Bourbon Baked Beans


Full list under Cooking/holidays plus more found below:

Atkinson‘s Sugar Free Peanut Butter Bars (like Chick-o-sticks) on back states Vegan!!!! At Dollar Tree



Chex Cereal

Frosted Flakes

Life cereal & 12 others here

Chips & Crackers

Cape Cod Salt and Vinegar potato chips

Chex Mix

DORITOS Spicy Sweet Chili Flavored Tortilla Chips (ONLY vegan flavor)

Fritos Bar-B-Q Flavored Corn Chips

Fritos Brand The Original Corn Chips

Keebler Original Club Crackers

Lay’s potato chips (Barbecue, Classic, Deli Style Original, Dill Pickle, Lightly Salted, and “All Dressed”(Canadian favorite-like BBQ) varieties)

Lay’s Wavy potato chips (Lightly Salted and Original varieties)

Nabisco Original Grahams

Nabisco Saltine Crackers

Nabisco Triscuits (Original and most flavors)

Ritz Crackers

Town House Original Crackers

Van’s- Some of Van’s products are vegan including: Multigrain Crackers, Lots of Everything! Crackers, Cranberry Almond Snack Bars and Cinnamon Heaven Cereal

Wheat Thins (original & several favors)


Louisiana Supreme Original Chicken Wing Sauce (Dollar Tree)

Smuckers Marshmallow Flavored Spoonable Ice Cream Topping


Little Debbie’s Oatmeal Cream Pies

Nabisco Ginger Snaps

Oreos (Original & most flavors) & many store brands

ONLY Golden Bowl Fortune Cookies

Old Dominion and Softer than Brittle Peanut brittle brands

Frosted Animal Crackers, Stauffers brand NOT Mother’s brand)-sold at Dollar Tree

Joy (flat bottom) ice cream cones

Breyers Dairy Free Ice Cream (NOT their lactose free)

Lenny & Larry Cookies (Wal Mart, convenience stores)-VEGAN company, widely available


2 of the 3 Country Crock Spread are vegan (Calcium & Original)

Earth Balance

2 of the Smart Balance® Buttery Spreads,

Blue Bonnet Lactose Free sticks are vegan

Ready To Eat

Channa Masala by Tasty Bite-they LABEL their vegan options as such & their web site lets you find their vegan or GF


Indian Jalfrezi sauce (jar) from Aldi


Boca-Spicy Ckn Patty, Ckn Patty, 1 of the burgers

Morningstar-ONLY vegan offering is BBQ ribblet

Quorn is vegetarian NOT vegan


Stuffing- See list on Cooking\holidays


BelVita Breakfast Biscuits

Clif Bars

Luna bars

Nature Valley Crunchy Granola Bars (Apple Crisp, Cinnamon, Maple Brown Sugar, Peanut Butter, Pecan Crunch, and Roasted Almond varieties)

Nature Valley Trail Mix Chewy Granola Bars (Cranberry & Pomegranate, Dark Chocolate Cherry, Dark Chocolate & Nut, and Fruit & Nut varieties)


Amy’s-(2)-Black Bean; Lentil

Progresso Lentil Soup ONLY

Progresso boxed “Good Natured Soup” Hearty Lentil, Hearty Corn and Hearty tomato soup