Best Dairy Free Substitutes
If you need to be gluten free AND dairy free, don’t despair! There are some truly amazing vegan and lactose free cheeses, yogurts, creams, desserts … to choose from!
For more information on reasons why you may want to try going dairy-free, hop to my article on lactose intolerance, milk protein allergy and casein.
From ricotta to cream cheese to yogurt to artisanal cheeses, mac & cheese and ice cream … you can find just about anything you need now, dairy-free! I’ve linked to a ton of our family favorites, but more are being added every day — lucky us!
What are your favorite dairy-free products? Leave a comment and let me know!
Some of my favorite dairy-free &/or lactose-free & gluten-free products & ingredients*:
(check ingredients to ensure they suit your particular dietary needs)
Follow Your Heart® Slices (Gouda; Pepperjack; Provolone)
Miyoko’s Kitchen™ Vegan Mozzarella; Artisanal Cheeses
Kite Hill™: almond milk cream cheese, yogurt, ricotta, soft-ripened artisanal cheeses
GO Veggie!® Lactose Free or Vegan shredded cheese, cream cheese, blocks, bars, parmesan, slices
Field Roast® Vegan Chao Slices
Daiya™ Cheddar and Mozzarella-Style shredded & sliced dairy-free cheese (*note: my family only likes the “Cutting Board” Style shreds) and vegan cheeze sticks
Good PlanEt Foods cheese slices and shreds
Lisanatti Foods® Almond Mozarella or Cheddar-Style Shredded Cheese; Rice Cheeze Sticks (only lactose-free, not dairy-free)
Dairy-Free Butter Substitutes
Earth Balance® Vegan Buttery Sticks & Soy-Free Buttery Sticks
Miyoko’s Kitchen™ vegan butter
Silk Almond, Soy or Oat Milk Yogurt (note: this oat yogurt not certified gluten free)
Silk Almond or Soy Creamer (they even have Pumpkin Spice!)
Dairy-Free Sour Cream & Ricotta
Dairy-Free Mac and Cheese
Dairy Free Dessert Options:
So Delicious® Minis
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