10 Plant-Based Staples from President’s Choice to Stock Up on for a Healthy New Year
From coconut-based yogurt for your breakfast parfait to veggie bites for entertaining to cheeseless cheesecake for dessert, these plant-based, time-saving foods deserve a spot in your pantry, fridge or freezer. Pick them up at Loblaws locations across Canada.
Coconut Milk Vanilla Yogurt
Packed with probiotic live active cultures, this dairy-free coconut milk yogurt makes a nutritious breakfast option. Just add berries and granola for a tasty, filling meal.
PC Cocunut Milk Yogurt, Vanilla, $4.49, loblaws.ca
Veggie Appetizer Bites
Made with corn, carrots, kale, roasted chickpeas and peas and coated in crunchy quinoa, these fibre-rich veggie bites make a satisfying snack. Serve them as an appetizer when entertaining or make them part of your lunch.
PC Plant-Based Corn, Carrot & Kale Veggie Bites, $7.99, loblaws.ca
(Psst: Here’s what happens to your body when you eat a vegan diet.)
This New York cheesecake-inspired dessert tastes just like the real deal but is completely vegan, featuring a white bean base. Let thaw before serving and offer with a scoop of fresh berries.
PC Plant-Based Original Cheesecake-style Dessert, $7.99, Loblaws
(Psst: Check out the foods you think are vegan—but aren’t.)
Gluten-Free Cauliflower Pizza Crust
Skip the gluten on pizza night with this cauliflower pizza crust. Just add your favourite toppings, cook, hit play on whatever TV show you’re bingeing, and you’re ready for a healthier pizza night. (Note: Cauliflower crust may contain milk.)
PC Cauliflower Pizza Crust, $5.99, Loblaws
(Did you know it’s also possible to make vegan eggplant parmesan?)