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Greggs vegan sausage rolls

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kikisparks Sat 05-Jan-19 15:33:14

Anyone had one? The hype has been wild!

I got one today though and I have to say it was pretty good, still thinking about it now grin

GiantKitten Sat 05-Jan-19 15:45:42

I had one yesterday - it was ok - I wouldn’t go out of my way to have another!

kikisparks Sat 05-Jan-19 16:30:16

It is quite high in calories and fat I think I’ll mostly be having it as a treat.

PotteringAlong Sat 05-Jan-19 16:31:15

I tried to get one today but our Greggs isn’t doing them.

NRPDad Mon 07-Jan-19 19:52:18

I'm doing veganuary and had one today. For any long term vegans who haven't tasted meat in a long time, it tastes just like a meat sausage roll.

Less fat and higher protein than the meat sausage roll. I'd actually recommend that omnivores should always buy it over the meat version.

cushioncovers Mon 07-Jan-19 20:10:34

Haven't had one yet but will try one when I'm there next.

NoTeaNoShadeNoPinkLemonade Mon 07-Jan-19 20:14:17

My dd had one today amd let me have a bite. I thought it tasted a bit like bacon...she was not amused

RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Mon 07-Jan-19 20:14:58

It's really nice. Obviously not one for everyday, but great as an occasional treat.

Iamtheresurrection Mon 07-Jan-19 20:15:24

Is it the same as the quorn ones you buy in Tesco?

notacooldad Mon 07-Jan-19 20:17:56

Yeah, I had one on Saturday. I liked it.
I got a message from my friend asking if I had tried one yet as he had and he liked it as well.

Frosty66611 Mon 07-Jan-19 20:20:08

I really enjoyed the one I had yesterday. It tasted 99% like the meat one

RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Mon 07-Jan-19 20:21:29

It's better than the Quorn ones, because it's hot and the pastry is tastier.

EduCated Mon 07-Jan-19 20:23:45

Had one the day they came out, largely by accident - I thought it tasted just like a normal Greggs sausage roll (am not vegan). Vegan DH thought it was v tasty, but has been veggie since he was a child so hasn’t had a meaty Greggs to compare grin

Onemorefireball Mon 07-Jan-19 20:26:01

They keep selling out in ours. We were pretty disappointed after trying 2 greggs in one day and not finding one. But then we went to warrens (who really should publicise their vegan pasties more) and all was good!

FreakForHummous Mon 07-Jan-19 20:53:54

The nearest Greggs to me that sells them is about 30 miles away sad But I'm seriously considering making the journey!

DialsMavis Mon 07-Jan-19 20:56:50

Yes was delicious but will be strictly hang over food as trying to lose weight

notacooldad Mon 07-Jan-19 21:02:33

They are nice with brown sauce!

fermezzlabouche Thu 10-Jan-19 20:09:11

Finally had one today thought it was really nice for a treat.

cushioncovers Thu 10-Jan-19 20:31:21

Is it the same as the quorn ones you buy in Tesco?

Quorn is a brand name and they have teamed up with Greggs to make the sausage roll. Quorn is the brand with the orange colour packets.

BlackPrism Thu 10-Jan-19 21:05:58

I wanted one but they'd run out

cushioncovers Fri 18-Jan-19 09:56:00

Yep my local store had run out as well.

kikisparks Fri 18-Jan-19 13:03:28

Apparently there’s a nationwide shortage, the factory can’t make them quick enough, but Greggs have said they’re going to roll them out to all stores.

Aprilshowersarecomingsoon Fri 18-Jan-19 13:07:36

Worth the wait imo.. Never eaten a meat one tbh. Much better than other Quorn products. Well done Greggs!!

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