8 best vegan Easter eggs for 2021
29 March 2021
With veganism on the rise, there's more choice than ever when it comes to dairy-free, animal-friendly alternatives. Read on for this year's most egg-ceptional vegan chocolate eggs for Easter 2021 (Sunday 4 April), approved by savvy Mumsnet users.
The tastiest vegan Easter chocolate
When we asked Mumsnet users for their vegan Easter egg recommendations, they didn't disappoint. So let's get cracking (we'll stop now – no more egg jokes. Egg yolks? We're done).
1. Divine Luxury 70% Dark Chocolate Easter Egg (260g), £13.99
Deliciously rich, this Easter egg is dairy-free and palm oil-free, too. So you can tuck in with a clear conscious.
“I bought my adult daughter a Divine Easter egg last year and she loved it. Being 70% dark chocolate, it has quite a grown-up taste so makes a nice treat for the adult vegan in your life.”Shop now
2. Moo Free Bunnycomb Easter Egg (110g), £8.96
Infused with pieces of vegan-friendly honeycomb toffee, this sumptuously sweet egg is perfect for little ones. That is, if you can keep your hands off of it.
“Moo Free is one of the best brands if you want to try something different to plain old chocolate. I've tried the sea salt and caramel, orange and honeycomb varieties and they all have a lovely taste without being too rich or heavy. I think the taste and texture is just like the real thing.”
“Moo Free is very nice and very inexpensive.”Shop now
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3. Nomo Vegan Creamy Chocolate Egg (148g), £13.97
If milk chocolate's your (or your children's) thing, say hello to this delicious, dairy-free alternative. Fabulously creamy, it's also gluten-free.
“I think I'll get the Nomo one this year, their bars are really good.”
“I really like Nomo chocolate – their Christmas calendar was so good. I'd definitely get the Nomo Easter egg.”Shop now
4. Rhythm 108 Swiss Chocolate Truffle Eggs (36g), £2.19
Looking for something a little more bitesize? These organic, gluten-free truffle eggs are dangerously tasty. Crack open a packet and watch them disappear.
“Rhythm 108 mini chocolate eggs were a huge hit in our house last year.”Shop now
5. Betty's Vegan Venezuelan Dark Chocolate Egg (210g), £21
Time to treat yourself? Approved by Good Housekeeping, this dairy-free egg is a delight for the eyes as well as the tongue. 65% cocoa, it 'showcases the rich, complex flavours of the prized Venezuelan criollo bean'. And it doesn't get much better than that.
“Betty's are doing a vegan one with chocolate from Venezuela. I'm waiting with baited breath for mine to arrive.”Shop now
6. Booja Booja Almond & Sea Salt Caramel Truffles in Hand Painted Easter Egg (34g), £9.99
The price for a Booja Booja egg can be steep, but if you're after a seriously tasty Easter egg this year, they've won awards. Ready to send your taste buds on a journey, this 34g version combines the sweet and the salty in its sea salt and caramel ganache. The dark chocolate coating then storms in, tying a bow on the whole experience.
And if you want to go really decadent, there's a 138g version, too.
“Booja Booja do a fancy egg ornament thing with small truffle eggs inside. It looks lovely.”Shop now
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7. Nomo Free From Caramel & Sea Salt Chocolate Egg (148g), £15.99
OK, it's been established – sea salt and caramel is a winning combination. This effort from Nomo has earned some rave reviews.
“I'll be going with Nomo this year. Their chocolate is lovely.”
“Oh, Nomo for sure.”Shop now
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8. Aldi vegan Easter eggs
Word on the street, Aldi does a delicious range of dairy-free treats, and at very reasonable prices. Unfortunately, they don't sell online – but we've included a handy link to their store locator so you can find your nearest.
“Apparently Aldi had amazing tasting dairy-free eggs last year. I'll be on the lookout this year for my daughter as we've discovered that she's lactose-intolerant, so it’s dairy-free chocolate all the way.”Find your nearest store
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