Vegan Chocolate Blog

10 Sensational Vegan Breakfast Ideas to Jump-start your Day

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Here at VeganChocolateShop.co.uk HQ we realise that you can't just live off chocolate (trust us on this one, we've given it a try!). Every once in a while you need to sit down and have a hearty and filling breakfast.

Whether you've got an important meeting or just plan to watch Netflix in your pajamas, nothing sets you up for a good day better then a tasty vegan breakfast.

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Veganism and Vitamin B12 - Everything you Need to Know

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Whether you're new to veganism or you've been living a cruelty free life for years, you'll need to have a think about Vitamin B12. Essential to our health, B12 plays a number of roles in our body. A B12 deficiency can be incredibly damaging so we've taken the time to bring together everything that you need to know to make sure you're consuming enough B12 as a vegan.

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Chocolate Tasting Tips

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We’re pretty proud of the chocolate we sell. It’s all 100% vegan, organic and of course, completely delicious. 

Sure sometimes we like to scoff the whole bar in one go, but when we're eating something really special from a craft maker like Gemini or Solkiki we really like to take our time to savour the moment.

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14 Vital And Vibrant Vegan Lunch Ideas

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Here at VeganChocolateShop.co.uk our mission is to help people live their best vegan life. Who wants to settle for a sad and soggy supermarket sandwich for lunch? Not us!

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Is it Safe to be Vegan?

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More and more people are becoming aware of the effects of their dietary choices on the wider world but sometimes they are left asking - Is it safe to be vegan?

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10 Sensational Vegan Salads you can Enjoy this Summer

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If you're anything like us, the return of the sun marks a change in your preference of food. A rich and filling meal of vegan pie and chips feels great when its snowing outside, but not so good when the sun is shining and it's 20+ degrees. When the summer comes there's almost nothing we like more then a crisp, light and refreshing vegan salad.

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Why Organic

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We launched VeganChocolateShop.co.uk with a mission to create a business which helps the earth, instead of harms it. For us veganism is just one part of a broader philosophy of good stewardship and care for this planet we are blessed to live on.

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16 Powerful Reasons you Should go Vegan this Year

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Every day more and more people are becoming vegan. A recent study by compare the market reported that 7% of Britain, some 3.5 million people are now vegan. But what's all the fuss about? Why go Vegan?

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10 Blockbuster Vegan Baking Recipes

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It may or may not surprise you that the team here at VeganChocolateShop.co.uk has a little bit of sweet tooth. (Crazy right?)  For us, there's no better way to pass an afternoon then sitting down with a pot of tea and a slice (or two) of delicious vegan cake.

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Omega 3 for Vegans

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As vegans, we've all batted away the questions about where we get our protein from and had a good think about the need for a B12 supplement, but have you stopped to consider if you are getting enough omega-3? 

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What's in your Chocolate?

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We've all had that disappointing moment. You buy a bar of vegan chocolate from the supermarket, take a bite and it tastes like sugar mixed with chalk! Perhaps you're new to veganism but are struggling because you can't find good quality chocolate? Fear not, we're here to help! We believe that being vegan doesn't mean you have to miss out on delicious tasting food, but how can you avoid this chocolate disappointment? Forget the fancy packaging or posh sounding name, the truth is in the ingredients.      1. How many ingredients? One of the most important things to consider when choosing...

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10 Basic Vegan Meals in 30 Minutes or Less

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Looking for a quick and easy dinner? Or perhaps you're thinking of becoming a vegan and aren't quite sure where to start. To help you out, we've compiled our 10 favourite basic vegan meals that take 30 minutes or less to prepare.   Vegan Pitta Pizza Pizza has been enjoyed in various forms since ancient times. Fast forward to 2018 and Green Evi has come up with this fantastic easy and quick Vegan Pitta Pizza recipe. How luck are we? These are perfect if you're looking for a delicious snack in a hurry or are just craving that satisfaction that only...

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Meet the Maker - Gemini Chocolate

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We sit down with the multi-talented Gemini Chocolate founder Samuel Chandler to learn a little more about what makes his organic, bean to bar chocolate just so delicious!

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Is Being Vegan Better for The Environment?

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Climate change and the destruction of natural habitats are potentially the biggest challenges we have ever faced as a species. Many of us our taking conscious steps to help prevent this by recycling, driving less and switching to energy saving products. The simple truth? This is not enough.

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50 Best Vegan Protein Sources

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  "But where do you get your protein from?" Sound familiar? We've decided to lay this question to rest once and for all by creating our list of the 50 best vegan protein sources.   Whether you've been a vegan since birth or are just beginning your plant based journey, getting enough protein as a vegan is important. Thankfully there is a wide range of high protein vegan foods to choose from. Struggling for inspiration and are unsure how to add more plant based protein to your diet? We've included a number of our favourite recipes to help get you under way....

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20 Awesome Statistics That Show Veganism is the Future

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Can anyone else feel the wave building? Every day we seem to meet another person who is thinking of becoming a vegan. All around the world it seems that people are waking up to the cruelty, environmental destruction and damage to our health caused by animal products. Instead of just believing our hype, we've dug deep into the data to find out just how popular veganism really is.   Have you come across any other amazing vegan statistics on the web? Let us know in the comments below. Like what you've read? Feel free to share and be sure to...

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Chocolate as an Aphrodisiac

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Ever wondered why chocolate is associated with romance? Is it just that chocolate is guaranteed to be well received as a gift, or is there something more to this age old tradition. With Valentine's day around the corner we've pulled together all the research we can find to work out, why is chocolate an aphrodisiac?

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Thinking of becoming a vegan?

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Thinking of becoming a vegan? Congratulations! If you're reading this page, chances are you're taking your first steps towards veganism. We've racked our brains, chatted to friends and even delved into a bit of nutrition science to come up with our top five tips for becoming vegan.

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Is Chocolate Good for your Health?

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It's that time of year. Everybody is looking to turn over a new leaf and become a healthier, fitter and smarter version of themselves. Here at VeganChocolateShop.co.uk we're completely with you.  In fact we've got a pretty audacious goal for 2018 ourselves, to provide the best quality chocolate service on the net all whilst spreading the good news of the worlds finest organic vegan chocolate. The big question on everyone's lips as we head into the New Year: "Is chocolate good for your health?"

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What is "Bean to Bar" Chocolate?

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If you've been browsing our vegan chocolate selection, you may have wondered "what is bean to bar chocolate?" More then just a trend or the latest fad on the chocolate scene, bean to bar is a great indicator that you're buying an extremely high quality and delicious bar of chocolate.

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